Between the Devil and the Sky: Climbing Devils Tower for 45 Years (c) Great Big Story

[VIDEO] Between the Devil and the Sky: Climbing Devils Tower for 45 Years

For rock climber Frank Sanders, the captivating power of Devils Tower was instant and life-long. This iconic butte in Wyoming, which you may recognize from the classic 1977 sci-fi film, "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," was America’s first national monument.
Great Wide Open: Episode 5 – Independence Day (c) Jared Leto

[VIDEO] Great Wide Open: Episode 5 – Independence Day

In the last episode of "The Great Wide Open" Jared Leto joins Sasha DiGiulian to climb Devils Tower for the celebration of Independence Day on the summit. In addition all of the previously featured climbers appear for some final thoughts.
Frank And The Tower (c) Recreational Equipment Inc.

[VIDEO] Frank And The Tower

The first time REI member Frank Sanders saw Devils Tower was in the sudden brilliance of a lightning strike. It sent a wave of anxiety through him, but the next day he climbed The Tower.
[VIDEO] Jenn Flemming on Devils Tower: National Parks Epic Challenge

[VIDEO] Jenn Flemming on Devils Tower: National Parks Epic Challenge

Professional climber Jenn Flemming had always wanted to climb Devils Tower, the otherworldly volcanic formation that was featured in the movie "Close Encounters of the Third Kind." Devils Tower National Monument is located in eastern Wyoming, a day's drive from Jenn's home in Colorado, where she has achieved several first female ascents. Jenn grew up in Massachusetts and has climbed in top U.S. destinations and in China, Iran, South Africa, Bolivia and other countries. She loves climbing that is very technical, and credits her parents with instilling a passion for the outdoors by taking her on many family trips to America's National Parks.

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Erstbegehung am Tengi Ragi Tau Nord durch Symon Welfringer und Silvan Schüpbach (c) Silvan Schüpbach

Erstbegehung am Tengi Ragi Tau Nord durch Symon Welfringer und Silvan...

Französisch-schweizer Seilschaft begeht eine neue Route auf den wahrscheinlich bislang unbestiegenen Nordgipfel des Tengi Ragi Tau. Die Route führt durch steiles, kombiniertes Gelände durch die Westwand.

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SPOC Umlenkrolle mit integrierter Rücklaufsperre (c) EDELRID

Produktvorstellung: SPOC Umlenkrolle von EDELRID

Leicht, kompakt und vielseitig: die Umlenkrolle von EDELRID mit integrierter Rücklaufsperre.

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On Top Klettern

Konstrukteur für Kletteranlagen (m/w/d) und Montagehelfer (m/w/d) bei On Top Klettern...

Die Firma On Top Klettern GmbH gehört zu den Pionieren im Kletterwandbau in Europa. Seit über 20 Jahren entwickelt und fertigt die Firma spezielle Kletterwände, Boulderwände, Klettertürme und Klettergriffe für Freizeit, Sport, Spiel & Therapie.