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Climbing in Nanga Parbat area suspended after 11 mountaineers murdered - Grough

Climbing in Nanga Parbat area suspended after 11 mountaineers murdered - Grough | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Climbing in Nanga Parbat area suspended after 11 mountaineers murdered
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Expeditions to the world's ninth highest mountain have been suspended after 11 climbers were shot dead by a group dressed as security forces.
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Rock climber's stolen dog found in Kelowna - CTV News

Rock climber's stolen dog found in Kelowna - CTV News | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
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Rock climber's stolen dog found in Kelowna
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A Washington state man has been reunited with his beloved dog who was stolen during a trip to B.C. last weekend.
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Mountain climbers show brain damage - ReporterNews.com

Mountain climbers show brain damage - ReporterNews.com | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Mountain climbers show brain damage
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However, a new study looked at brain scans of 36 mountain climbers and found several small blood vessels leaking into brain tissue in eight of the 10 climbers with earlier cases of HACE.
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A Guide to Shooting Outdoors in Low Light Conditions

A Guide to Shooting Outdoors in Low Light Conditions | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
A Guest Post by James Farley. Shooting in low light as for many other forms of photography requires a bit of thought beforehand in order to get the most from the time you have, first and foremost will be making sure you have the right equipment...

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The Science of Young Climbers - Outside Magazine

The Science of Young Climbers - Outside Magazine | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
The Science of Young Climbers
Outside Magazine
She has a sponsorship with shoe maker Evolv, and in 2011 she had her own short at the Reel Rock Film Tour. Ashima isn't the only climber to push the sport's limits while too young to drive.
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Kitty Climbers | Cutest Paw

Kitty Climbers | Cutest Paw | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Do you want some more cute animal pictures? Mountain Climbers 16; Kitty Love – Evil Kitty Vs Evil Kitty 6; Little Kitty is a Happy Kitty 32; Soft kitty, Warm kitty, Little ball of fur. 5; Internet, meet the cutest kitty in the world.
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Climbers rescued from dangerous, steep terrain in Naramata - Pentiction Western News

Climbers rescued from dangerous, steep terrain in Naramata - Pentiction Western News | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Climbers rescued from dangerous, steep terrain in Naramata
Pentiction Western News
“These cliffs are quite different than your standard foot path or established climbing area. It is old glacial deposits and they are very loose.
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Have they nothing better to do than just hang around? Climbers are a fingertip ... - Daily Mail

Have they nothing better to do than just hang around? Climbers are a fingertip ... - Daily Mail | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
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Have they nothing better to do than just hang around? Climbers are a fingertip ...
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This nail-biting set of pictures shows the cliff climbers who spend their days simply hanging-around.
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hanging around some cool places

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Rock climbing is a must-try: here's why - Rappler

Rock climbing is a must-try: here's why - Rappler | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Rock climbing is a must-try: here's why
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DEFY GRAVITY. If you've never tried rock climbing, now's a good time to consider doing so. Photo used with permission from Atimonan Rock Climbing on Facebook.
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Playing outdoors lowers risk for nearsightedness in children - Sioux City Journal

Playing outdoors lowers risk for nearsightedness in children - Sioux City Journal | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Playing outdoors lowers risk for nearsightedness in children
Sioux City Journal
Children have long been encouraged to go outdoors to play -- to improve their mood, get exercise and break the hypnotic spell of cellphones, television and video games.
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more reason to take your kids to Pilot!

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Children benefit from playing outdoors - Timesonline.com

Children benefit from playing outdoors - Timesonline.com | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Children benefit from playing outdoors
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Natural playgrounds sound kind of like reinventing the wheel, but the results have been positive. Parents and lawyers appreciate the safety dictated by boundaries.
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I Love Climbing

I Love Climbing | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
I Love Climbing helps climbers around the world to share their passion, discover new spots and make new friends in an inspiring way
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Man traverses Glacier as close to Continental Divide as possible - The Missoulian

Man traverses Glacier as close to Continental Divide as possible - The Missoulian | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Man traverses Glacier as close to Continental Divide as possible The Missoulian Jensen and Smith stand among the very few climbers who've earned the Glacier Mountaineering Society's Alpine awards in the top two categories: Climbing all six peaks...
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Surviving climber safe at home - China Daily

Surviving climber safe at home - China Daily | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
China Daily
Surviving climber safe at home
China Daily
The 42-year-old mountaineer was the only Chinese climber to survive a pre-dawn terrorist attack in Pakistan's northern Gilgit-Baltistan area on Sunday.
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Botanists building first complete plant inventory of Baxter - Bangor Daily News

Botanists building first complete plant inventory of Baxter - Bangor Daily News | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Botanists building first complete plant inventory of Baxter Bangor Daily News Though at times the task of recording all of the park's flora seems daunting, Mittelhauser is operating with the support of Baxter State Park and Friends of Baxter State...
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Gunmen Kill 10 Climbers in Northern Pakistan | Ya Libnan | World ...

Gunmen Kill 10 Climbers in Northern Pakistan | Ya Libnan | World ... | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
climbers killed in Pakistan In one of the most brazen attacks on foreigners in Pakistan in recent years, gunmen disguised as paramilitary police shot dead 10 tourists, including one American, and their Pakistani guide on a ...
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3 rock climbers saved in complex rescue at Acadia - Boston Globe

3 rock climbers saved in complex rescue at Acadia - Boston Globe | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
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3 rock climbers saved in complex rescue at Acadia
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An injured rock climber was extricated Sunday from the Otter Cliff area of Acadia National Park near Bar Harbor, Maine.
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careful about running your ropes over those sharp rocks!

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Watch for Rattlesnakes When Climbing

Watch for Rattlesnakes When Climbing | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Rattlesnakes are usually around the base of rock climbing cliffs and along approach trails to climbing areas.
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Climbers Buying Up More Land In Kentucky | Climbing Narcissist

Big news for climbers visiting the Red River Gorge in Kentucky: The Red River Gorge Climbers' Coalition (RRGCC) and Access Fund are thrilled to announce the.
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Student climbers aim high - ABC Local

Student climbers aim high
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USC Activate, the outdoor recreation club affiliated with the university and run by students, was established less than 12 months ago and already boasts over 80 members.
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Stay Safe Outdoors: 4 Ways to Protect Yourself From the Sun - FitSugar.com

Stay Safe Outdoors: 4 Ways to Protect Yourself From the Sun - FitSugar.com | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
Stay Safe Outdoors: 4 Ways to Protect Yourself From the Sun
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Winter outdoor workouts may require a lot of strategic layering, but Summer runs aren't all just fun in the sun either.
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it's going to be a scorcher the next couple of months, here are ways to protect yourself.

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Scaling Mountains - Santa Barbara Independent

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Santa Barbara Independent
Scaling Mountains
Santa Barbara Independent
When I turned 50, I discovered the sport of rock climbing. It has changed my outlook on life — and my appearance.
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in case you need ideas to convince your friends to try climbing

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New book gives Manhattan rock climbers tips for ascending the city's ... - New York Daily News

New book gives Manhattan rock climbers tips for ascending the city's ... - New York Daily News | Rock Climbing | Scoop.it
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New book gives Manhattan rock climbers tips for ascending the city's ...
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Rock climbers injured in 25-foot fall at Acadia - Bangor Daily News

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Rock climbers injured in 25-foot fall at Acadia
Bangor Daily News
Rescue personnel hoist an injured climber up a rock face at Otter Cliffs in Acadia National Park on Sunday, June 16, 2013.
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