This is an ongoing list of some of the most fun, inspiring and informative climbing resources I’ve come across:
#1) The Quick n’ Dirty:
Doctor of Climbology: ‘Climbing’ magazine gifts you “your shortcut to becoming cultured in climbing.”
#2) For Inspiration:
Steph Davis: is a sponsored climber, and a writer who loves to share her passion for climbing & adventure. She is also a vegan, a BASE-jumper, and a dog-lover. She runs a great website where she shares her experiences, recipes, climbing seminars/clinics, gear reviews. In her section, “Hi, Steph,” she answers readers’ questions about climbing.
She has also published several brilliant books, “Learning to Fly” and “High Infatuation,” one that sings in harmony with my soul.
#3) Women in Climbing
Crux Crush: climbing news, inspiration and training advice curated by a network of fabulously strong women.
Terra Incognita Media: an up-and-coming climbing media organization dealing with feminism, activism and the whole picture of the climbing lifestyle today.
#3) For Gear
WeighMyRack: provides comprehensive gear reviews, stats, and lists of the best deals on climbing gear. Constantly updated to include every piece of gear & brand in existence!
#4) My Top Climbing Blogs from the WordPress Community:
Start Rockin’: https://startrockin.ca/
Coffee. Tape. Climb. : https://coffeetapeclimb.com/
The Average Climber: https://theaverageclimber.wordpress.com/
Climbing Together and Other Fun Adventures:
#5) World Competition Climbing:
International Federation of Sport Climbing: The main word on all international climbing competitions. Visit to discover the competition process, athlete profiles, and World Cup live-streams/results.
#6) The Canadian Climbing Scene:
2. Alpine Club of Canada: Celebrating and preserving Canadian mountain culture. Visit to discover Canada’s backcountry hut system, guided or ACC members alpine trips (ice climbing, SKIMO, skiing, mountaineering, etc.), and grants open to members. Explore membership for sport climbing competitions.
3. Gripped Magazine, CA: Great as a gift for a climber you know, or to immerse yourself in the climbing world while kicking back. Includes guest interviews and stories, insider info on climbing/get-away spots and seasonal gear-guides.