News spreaded like wildfire. There was this place, this Gorge, with long overhanging routes in the upper grades and potential that could possibly last a life time. La Baleine or better known as just Saint Leger, this crag lies [...]
Cuneo is a little city, some 2.5 hours away from Finale. Totally amazing, to discover a gem in an almost forgotten, too far away to reach sports climbing Mekka in Italy.
I would never get bored climbing in Catalunya. We were back again, eager to discover new places we haven’t seen or climbed and find extraordinary sport climbing routes and landscapes to wow you off. With the new “Tarragona climbs” Guidebook [...]
The Hirschberg 1668 m- a classic in the Bavarian Alps. Also known to be one of the “Münchner Hausberg” be it summer or winter. It is actually one of the places not to go to, if you’re waiting to experience a lonesome summit [...]
Time to clean up the tons of paper on my table. I’m putting my Pack List for the weekend (2-3 days) at the alpine refuge right here so I’ll never have to look for it again. Items and content differ from [...]
What happens when 8 outdoor ladies meet up for a summit over the weekend? … A mountain full of giggles, colourful attire and plenty of good vibes! And if you think we went up there just for the usual coffee and [...]
The SportScheck OutdoorTestival 2014 is THE Event to try out different Outdoor sports over a long weekend in Lago di Molveno, 40km north of Arco, in Italy. About 280 people where there to test new gear, try out new sports or sweat out in [...]
Wow! Dig that. We survived 12 long years on the web and we are still alive and kicking! How time flies! Lo and Behold, klimbingkorns does not celebrate its first but its 12th Birthday for the first time!
Whaam! A blog stick hit me again, no it was two! Thanks to Rene from Outdoor Spirit and Jörg from MiniMuli I have now two sticks lying around waiting to be picked up and thrown to others. A Blogstöckchen, literally [...]
Thermoballs makes you think of little clouds of puffy balls where you could jump into and feel all cosy. And that was what The North Face probably had in mind when they created ThermoBall™ an alternative to Down, stealing the best [...]
Frankly speaking, before the hype came, back in the 80ties and 90ties, rock climbers were probably the nightmare of every sales manager. They were one of the worst target groups to make profit from. They wore their clothing until there [...]
My first night out under the stars was some 2 decades back. It was awesome. It was hard to close my eyes. There was so much to listen to, so many stars to watch and oh those creepy crawlies!!After getting [...]
Sleeping oudoors? That sounds really uncomfortable, yet somewhat romantic – to sleep under the stars, on hard jutty stones and having creepy crawlies snailing up your sleeping bag, to your face. Yuuuck!! Nevertheless, you’ve heard and read so often that [...]