General Climbing Related Sites

Find great photos, information on where to climb and an active climbing forum is a huge climbing related site with loads of photos, trip reports and gear reviews
A trip report site loaded with information on peaks and other climbers personal experiences

An informative site with original content on climbing, paddling, hiking and more...

The Online Climbing Guide
An extensive guide for climbing areas worldwide

Climbing Training
Tips to improve your climbing performance from climbing specific exercises, to nutrition.

ABC of Rock Climbing
All in one climbing portal with climbing information, latest news, gear shop and travel destinations.

Real Rock Climbing
A site for rock climbing, mountaineering, bouldering, rock climbing articles and resources.

Rec links
Recreational links for the outdoor enthusiast

A great nation-wide online climbing climbing resource

Guide Associations

American Mountain Guides Association
The AMGA is our mountain guiding association


Clif Bar
The makers of the best all-round energy bars and treats on the market. Provided on all CAG trips.


Climbing Clubs

The Southern California Mountaineers Association
A climbing club in Southern California. A great place to meet other climbers as well as a good resource for information

California Mountaineering Club
A club that frequents many of California's most popular rock and ice climbing destinations and offers class 2 and 3 day hikes throughout California.

Bay Area Climber's Club
Bay Area Climbers offers helpful information on local routes, beta for local outdoor climbing routes, climbing beta tips, climbing guides, rock climbing topo's for the bay area and the east bay.

Climbing Equipment

Alpenglow Adventure Sports
Alpenglow Adventure Sports has been supplying gear to Mountaineers and Climbers since 1986. They provide quality service on the web and at their shops in Orono or Bar Harbor, Maine

Black Diamond Equipment
Black Diamond is one of the leading manufactures of climbing gear in the United States

Sierra Designs
Sierra Designs makes high quality and lightweight tents, sleeping bags and clothing for backpacking

Bradley Alpinist
Proper equipment for high altitude climbing

Mammoth Mountaineering
On the Web and when your in Mammoth, Mammoth Mountaineering is the place to find all the gear - one of the best outdoor stores in California.

US Outdoor
Outdoor clothing & camping gear online with free shipping & no sales tax. Find north face backpacks, oakley sunglasses, merrell shoes, watches, sandals, boots, sleeping bags, tents, skis and snowboards.

Backpacking Gear
Top names in backpacking gear at

Fuel for Adventure
An online source for healthy backpacking food, hydration systems, survival kits, camping gear and outdoor information.

Guide Services

International Alpine Guides
Our international division

Shasta Mountain Guides
Offers a multitude of courses on Mt Shasta

Timberline Mountain Guides
If you're thinking of climbing Mt. Hood, these are the guys to contact.

Sierra Nevada

Sierra Pack Trips
Another good site for travel, hiking and sking in the Sierra Nevada.
Tons of information on the Eastern Sierra Nevada.

The Backcountry Resource Center
This site provides tons of useful information for hikers, climbers, and backcountry skiers/snowboarders wishing to explore the mountains of the US, Canada and beyond. Created by Paul Richins Jr., the author of a great book on Sierra ski descents.


Avalanche Information

Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center
The Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center provides avalanche advisories, informative interactive maps, photo galleries and discussion forums.
A great online resource for winter backcountry travel from Mt. Whitney to Sonora Pass

Mount Shasta Avalanche Center
The Mt. Shasta Avalanche Center provides climbers, skiers, snowboarders and other visitors with instant access to avalanche and climbing route advisories, plus online weather data and links for the Mt. Shasta area.

Sierra Avalanche Center
The Sierra Avalanche center is located in Truckee, CA. Providing skiers, snowboarders and other visitors great access to snowpack stability information.

Climbing Gyms

Touchstone climbing gyms are the Bay Area's premier climbing facilities. Professionally operated and located in Sacramento, Marin, San Fransisco, Berkeley and the South Bay.

International Climbing Sites

The British Mountaineering Council
The BMC is the UK equivalent of the Access Fund. They advocate for access, provide rescue insurance and more.

Connecting adventure partners worldwide. Our database holds details of general availability and planned trips of adventure enthusiasts worldwide. A search of our database will help you locate an adventure partner for that ultimate trip.

A U.K. site that sells gear and post climbing news and events

A site all about rock climbing, hill walking & mountaineering in the UK and beyond.

Adventure Directories

You Go Do
This is where you'll find anything you want to do, anywhere you'll want to do it

Activity Holidays
The web's premier directory of Activity Holidays

Outdoor Resources
Serving the outdoor community online since 1995. A comprehensive directory of outdoor recreation related web sites.

Search The Outdoors
A directory of hand picked outdoors, adventures sports & travel sites

The Outdoor Directory
An easy to follow and useful directory of outdoor adventures in the U.K. and beyond

InfoHub Specialty Travel Guide
A travel guide containing unique specialty interest tour packages and anything associated with specialty
A travel directory with worldwide travel links. Directory about travel
and other categories.

Gordon's Guide
Adventure travel and active vacations. Find dude ranches, whitewater rafting, houseboat rentals, bicycle tours, mountain biking, fly fishing guides, fishing lodges, vacation rentals, resorts, in over 50 adventure & active travel categories.
A great location for researching hiking and climbing in California.

Spadout offers articles, gear reviews and media about rock climbing and backpacking

Mountain Online
Mountain Online provides information on the highest peaks throughout the world, classifieds, news updates and expedition notes

Peak to Peak
An extensive listing of outdoor related websites

Hot vs. Not

A Directory organized by subject including "Rock climbing"

An Online Climbing Sports Resource Directory Find all information about mountain and pole climbing online

Adventure Travel Guides-
A leading resource for adventure travel planning and outdoor recreation

BigBang Adventures
Well organized guide to over 100 incredible adventures

Adventure Vacation Travel Directory
An extensive directory of adventure related companies throughout the world

Adventure Travel
Adventure travel, sailing vacations, activity tours and travel destinations

A Visitor's Guide to San Felipe community, geography, culture, and all relevant information.



Magazines and Guide Books

Climbing Magazine
Climbing Magazine has been reporting on the world of climbing since the 1970's. A great online source for photos, recent ascents and an active forum.

Rock and Ice
Find information on recent ascents, accidents, events, breaking news, great photos and more

A well written and true to the sport magazine from Canada

Adventure Sports Journal

Travel Hotels and Lodging

Palm Springs Hotels
Luxury Hotels and Dinning while in the Palm Springs area. Great Lodging options for before and after your Joshua Tree Climbing Vacation


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