Daily Stoke

Pretty Strong

Several years ago, my old buddy Colette McInerney was going through a... Read More
Essays & Rants

Outdoor Brands Cautiously Wading into Politics

Like some liberal arts grads, I don’t technically use my degree in... Read More
Essays & Rants

Fear and Judgement in Risk and Death

Death visits Mount Everest each season with the reliability of a monsoon,... Read More
Books & Movies

The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtyka

“Alpinism is the art of freedom,” wrote Voytek Kurtyka, the great Polish... Read More
Daily Stoke

Daily Stoke: Chris Parker’s Cliff Notes

Music is the partner we all need, in climbing, road tripping, and... Read More
Essays & Rants

Is Alex Honnold’s El Cap Free-Solo the Greatest Sports Achievement—Ever?

Alex Honnold’s plans were no secret. We all knew free soloing El... Read More