Outdoor adventures — such as hot air balloon rides, whitewater rafting, back-country skiing, rock climbing and mountaineering — can end in disaster. But the rules governing those who provide those experiences in Colorado can be weak or non-existent.
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A 57-year-old New York man was rescued Saturday morning from the Crestone Needle in southern Colorado after falling about 25 feet while descending the 14,203-foot summit.
Jeff Glasbrenner spent his childhood on the sidelines of sports, but he’s in the spotlight now — the Golden-based climber is the first American amputee to summit Mount Everest.
In “Sixty Meters to Anywhere,” Denver author Brendan Leonard takes a journey through addiction, recovery, rock climbing
Brendan Leonard’s new book isn’t just a climbing memoir. It’s about getting your life together, figuring out who you want to be — and how to get that.
A 55-year-old Parker man is dead after falling Sunday afternoon while climbing the Crestone Needle in southern Colorado.
A helicopter has retrieved the body of a Dutch climber who died last week on Mount Everest while attempts were being made to retrieve the bodies of two other climbers.
Seven Colorado climbers reach summit of Everest: Chad Jukes, Elyse Ping Medvigy, Kim Hess, Chad Peele, Tracee Metcalfe, Chhiring Dorje Sherpa