How Climbing Became So Popular – Part 2  The Most Popular Climbing Films – Part 2  Climbing on the Sofa – Part 1
How Climbing Became So Popular – Part 2
Not only have cameras in phones hugely shifted the way that climbing is filmed, but the techniques of professionals have come in leaps and bounds too. From clunky studio cameras that have to be on tracks, to digital, highly portable equipment that can capture every moment of climbing with fantastic quality.
The Most Popular Climbing Films – Part 2
This film from 2000 shows that the appeal and adrenaline that comes with climbing hadn’t been all used up by Stallone’s outing years earlier. Here New Zealand director Martin Campbell takes the drivers seat and seeks to show viewers another internal struggle brought about by mountain climbing.
Climbing on the Sofa – Part 1
This is the pinnacle of VR climbing games. Not only does this have the jaw dropping graphics to transport you anywhere but this game is truly about climbing. Firstly, the environments here are gorgeous, you may spend a good amount of your time simply looking around and taking in the once in a lifetime views afforded by your characters position.

Impossible Made Possible

Rock climbing requires a certain type of person with a particular type of mindset. The mental and of course physical...

Climbing Tips for Beginners

Climbing isn’t like running, we don’t have all the necessary equipment and knowledge in built into us. Also, if you...

Climbing on the Sofa – Part 2

To the Top This climbing game adds platform elements to create an exciting and exaggerated version of a climbing experience....

Climbing on the Sofa – Part 1

Though it doesn’t necessarily make sense, video games and sports are a popular combination. Though the idea of virtual games...

The Most Popular Climbing Films – Part 3

Everest Based around the events that occurred in the 1996 Everest disaster this outing from 2015 shows the horrors that...

The Most Popular Climbing Films – Part 2

Cliffhanger This one is probably one of Hollywood’s biggest climbing films of the 90’s. With the screenplay by action hero...

The Most Popular Climbing Films – Part 1

The excitement and the danger that come from climbing make it easy to turn into something millions can sit down...

5 Variations of Climbing

New Ways to Ascend Climbing is a broad term that covers several different types of traversal. Though many people initially...

How Climbing Became So Popular – Part 2

Monkey See, Monkey Do Not only have cameras in phones hugely shifted the way that climbing is filmed, but the...

How Climbing Became So Popular – Part 1

Reasons for The Rise in Climbing’s Recent Status The activity of rock climbing has been going on for thousands of...