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Rather than replicate hundreds of climbing links, included here are just a few favourites, many of which themselves contain comprehensive lists of links. The better ones have been marked with a star (*). Please contact Chockstone if you believe there is a broken link, or you have a suggestion for inclusion in this section.


Australian
International
Accidents

Clubs
Accidents
Australian Sites

Accidents
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A Cautionary Tale - Climber falls 15 metres. From Climbing Australia's news page.
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* Accident & Injuries - Chockstones forum. Please report climbing accidents here.
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Accident Register - Covers accidents in abseiling, canyoning and climbing, etc.
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Clubs
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Adelaide Uni Mountain Club
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Australian Climbing Gyms Association
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Australian Climbing Instructors Association
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Australian Mountaineers Info Network
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Australian National Uni Mountaineering Club
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Australian Sport Climbing Federation
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Brisbane Rockclimbing Club
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Canberra Climbers Association
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Climbers Association of Western Australia
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Climbing Club of South Australia
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Climbing NT
- The only website dedicated to climbing around the Top End of Australia.
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Latrobe Uni Mountaineering Club
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Les Rock
- A Melbourne based rock climbing club for lesbians!
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Melbourne Uni Mountaineering Club
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Newcastle Uni Mountaineering Club
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Outdoor Recreation Centre
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QUT Cliffhangers Rockclimbing Club
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RMIT Outdoors Club< - Non students can join. They run climbing trips to Arapiles & Grampains.
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Sport Climbing Australia
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Sydney Climbing Club
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Sydney University Rockclimbing and Mountaineering Club
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Tasmanian Climbing Instructors Association
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The Border Climbing Club
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UNE Mountaineering Club
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University of South Australia’s (UniSA) Rock Climbing Club
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University of Technology Outdoor Adventure Club in Sydney
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UNSW Bushwalking & Mountaineering Club
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* Victorian Climbing Club
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">Victorian Climbing Club</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</st - As well as providing discount guidebooks to many local areas, they run trips frequently to many areas around Victoria including Arapiles, Grampians & Buffalo. (See also: Chockstone guide)
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Western Victorian Climbing Club
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">Western Victorian Climbing Club</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391p - Operating out of Ballart and surrounds. They meet every Tuesday and run regular climbing trips.
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Environment
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Cliff Care
- Funded by Blue Mountains Cliff Care, it provides links to the various clubs and organisations around Australia that are attempting to look after our climbing destinations.
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Climbing Code Of Conduct
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Grampians Little Desert
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Parks Victoria
- Manages our Victorian parks, including Buffalo, Grampians & Arapiles.
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The Rebolting Fund< - NSW Rebolting Fund. Popular forum.
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Forums
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Forums General:   Push For The Summit

Aus.Rec.Climbing on Google
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Australian Mountaineers Info Network
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Forums NSW:   Push For The Summit

Climbing Australia< - Forum, guides, photos, etc.
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Crag X
- NSW climbing forum. Just getting off the ground. Needs more posters.
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VI-Bouldering
- Chat to other boulderers in Australia.
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Forums QLD:   Push For The Summit

* Qurank - Queenland Climbing Online
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Forums Tasmania:   Push For The Summit

Tassie Forum
- Talk to climbers in Tasmania.
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Forums Victoria:   Push For The Summit

*** Chockstone Forum - The place for Victorian climbers to hang out and chat about climbing.
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Forums WA:   Push For The Summit

CAWA
- Western Australian Forum
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NT:   Push For The Summit

Climbing NT Forum - Northern Territory Rock Climbing Forum
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Gear
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Above and Below Adventure Company
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Aspiring Enterprises
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Big Red Climbing - All Big Red climbing holds are Australian made.
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Climbing Anchors - Climbing Anchors is the home of inexpensive bolting equipment
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Mingy Goat Climbing Equipment
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RatRox
- A Sydney company for climbing holds. Their new formula and shapes are absolutely awesome, and the price is right.
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Rise Holds
- Manufacturer of climbing holds in Australia.
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Trango
- Manufacturer of climbing wall holds, etc.
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Uncarved Block
- Producing fine urethane climbing holds in Armidale, NSW since 1996. They have hundreds of hold shapes, with awesome texture. Magical holds, the texture is not rough, just fine like sand paper. Heaps o'' grip!
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Whippet Mountain Gear
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Guides
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Adventure Company - A guiding service operating out of Halls Gap in the Grampians. As well as climbing, they also run trips for abseiling, caving, rafting, mountain biking, etc.
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Adventure Plus
- Brigitte Muir's website. Overseas guided treking, etc.
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Alpine Recreation - New Zealand South Island Guided Tours
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Arapiles Climbing Guides
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Australian Climbing Consultants
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Australian School Of Mountaineering
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Blue Mountains Adventure Company
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Capital Adventure Training
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Climb For Life
- Not for profit trust formed by a group of volunteer rock climbers based in Melbourne.
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Edge Adventure
- Guides and courses, based in Blue Mountains, NSW.
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Field Touring Alpine
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Grampians Mountain Adventure
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Hangin Out
- Halls Gap in the Grampians. Provides courses ranging from introductory through to guided ascents.
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High And Wild
- Guides and courses, based in Blue Mountains, NSW.
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K7 Adventures
- Kosciuszko Adventures are located in the natural environment of the Snowy Mountains and offers adventure activities for you to experience and enjoy.
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Outland Expeditions - Not just climbing, but many other outdoor pursuits. Based in Sydney I think.
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Professional Association of Climbing Instructors
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Rock Solid Adventure
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Snowy Mountains Climbing School
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The Climbing Company
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Vertical Mania
- Rock climbing and Abseiling around Coffs Harbour, NSW.
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Gyms
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As - If you still can't find a local climbing gym try the directory over on Climbing Australia, or try Indoor Climbing for global gyms. Failing that you could always use the Yellow Pages.
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Gyms In Northern Territory:   Push For The Summit

The Rock
- The only climbing gym in the Northern Territory.
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Gyms In NSW:   Push For The Summit

Climbfit
- 412 Frederick St, St Leonards. PH (02) 9436 4600.
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Hangdog Climbing Gym
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Sydney Indoor Climbing Gym
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The Cave
- 185 The Mall, Leura. PH (02) 4784 2163.
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The Ledge Climbing Centre
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The Pitch Climbing Centre
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The Summit
- Level 2, 40 Third Ave, Blacktown NSW. PHONE: 9678 9635
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Wave Rock
- 1/91 Centenial Cct, Byron Bay. PH (02) 6680 8777. 22 ropes on walls of various angles.
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Gyms In Queensland:   Push For The Summit

Guide
- A geocites site containing details of the gyms available.
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Urban Climb Brisbane
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Gyms In Victoria:   Push For The Summit

Cliffhanger
Cliffhanger</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div cla - Corner Grieve Parade & Dohertys road, Altona North. PH (03) 9369 6400. Some really good artificial rock surfaces. Lead climbing possible. In a building that also has squash courts, weights gym, etc. Has a small gear shop (which is also online), showers, etc. 20m tall, the tallest in the Southern hemisphere with more actual climbing surface area than all the others, including the world famous AME wall + a new Outdoor AME Wall. Friday Nights are 1/2 Price from 5:30pm. Also has a new 200sq mt Bouldering Cave, 2000 new uncarved block holds, it's own airconditioning, leather lounge area, BYO CD sound system, etc.
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Hardrock
- 1618 Varman Court, Nunawading. PH (03) 9894 4183. Tall routes on "naturalistic" surfarces. Gear shop, cafe, and they offer courses too.
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The Lactic Factory< - 1 Studley St Abbotsford - A 'boutique' bouldering only gym catering to climbers of all abilities, with a bias towards the more experienced climber training power.
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The Rock Adventure Centre
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Victorian Climbing Centre
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Y Rock
- 4749 Mundy St, Bendigo. Part of the YMCA building. This is my local climbing gym. It's small in comparison to gyms in Melbourne, but they only charge a fraction of the price. You can boulder for only $1.70 if you buy a 10 session pass, or climb for about $5.50. You can also boulder for free, on the bluestone walls under the nearby railway bridge, but bring the mozzy spray. (See Chockstone guide).
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The Hangout
- 12 White St, Bayswater. PH (08) 9371 9939. Leading, toproping, and bouldering. Locker room. Air conditioned. Courses offered.
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The Rockface
- 63B John St, Northbridge. PH (08) 9328 5998. Showers. Air conditioned. Gear shop. Basic crag information and photos for climbing areas around Western Australia.
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Health Professionals
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" target="_blank">Athlon Sports Medicine
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Elaine Stevenson - Myotherapy / manual medicine practice run by Victorian rock-climber with a specific interest in climbing injuries
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Miscellaneous
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Accidental Injury Plan from GIO
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Arapiles.net
- Run by climbers, info on new routes, local shops/resources, etc. Has a small magazine. Details on the Arapiles Mountain Shop, which do shoe resoling very handy!
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Australian Bouldering
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*** Australian Climbing Association
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Australian Climbing Festival
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Australian Rockclimbing Internet Sites
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Australian Sports Social Network
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Big John's Retreads - Climbing shoe resolers with agents throughout Australia.
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City Limit Bouldering
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* Climbing Australia< - All about climbing in Australia. They nailed the right URL eh? They produce climbing videos, but also have a fairly good range of "how to" climbing articles on line.
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Climbing Madness - News and items of interest for climbers of the Blue Mountains, NSW.
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Climbwest
- Rockclimbing guides to Western Australia.
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Crag X
- Originally developed to document new climbing areas around Sydney and the Blue Mountains.
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** Crux - Australasian Climbing Journal
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Grampians Climbing Areas
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Guide to Rock Climbing
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Mojozone
- New Zealand Rock Climbing and Bouldering site
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Neil's Haul Bag - Neil Monteith's site. Lots of great photos, and trip reports around the Grampians area.
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New England Climbing
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OzCrag
- On-line Guide to Queensland climbing. Still in development stages.
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Peter Monks
- Australian Crags, Canyons & Caves. Mainly NSW climbing news, trip reports, etc.
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Red Centre Rock - All about climbing in central Australia.
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Rock Magazine
- Australia's published climbing mag. Pick it up from any newsagent.
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Summer Camps USA - Experience the thrill of teaching American kids with Summer Camp USA. Applications open now!
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Sun, Sand, Surf - A rock climbers guide to Sydney.
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Sydney Android Climbing Guide
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Sydney iPhone Climbing Guide
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Tasmanian Climbing< - Jonathan Nermut's Tassie pages. (See also: Tassie Guide)
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* The Crag
The Crag</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div class= - A searchable index of climbs, including almost all climbs in Australia!
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The Gong Guide
- [Link Broken?] Climbing in and around Wollongong
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VI-Bouldering
- For bouldering info in Victoria, Australia and beyond. Quiet forum.
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*** Whipper
- [Link Broken?] Australia''''s online climbing magazine.
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Wills Climbing Page - A geocites site with details on many of the routes at crags in NSW and Victoria.
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Photos
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*** Chockstone Photography
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">Chockstone Photography</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</sty - Images of Australia by Chockstone''s author. Photos available for sale.
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Intrepid Photos - Robert Downie's site. Australian climbing photos, as well as many nonclimbing & overseas shots.
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* Onsight Photography - Simon Carter's online climbing photo gallery is simply stunning. A must see. I was given his coffee table book, "Rock Climbing In Australia",as a present now that's a gift!
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* Open Spaces Photography
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Retail
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Anaconda
- Melbourne based outdoor gear store
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Arapiles Mountain Shop
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Arbor
- Tree Climbing Gear
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Bogong Equipment - 374 Little Bourke St. Melbourne.
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Cliffhanger
- For the biggest variety of brands of climbing gear in one shop. Some gear is available online. 15% discount for VCC members. We also stock harder to find gear like Big Bros, Pitons and Aid Gear along with industrial rope access equipment.
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Flashed Products - Chalk, chalk bags, bouldering mats and T-Shirts.
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Main Peak
- Online store for outdoor adventure gear, including climbing stuff.
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Mountain Designs - Mainly outdoor clothing, but some climbing gear too. They have dozens of stores Australia wide.
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On Rope
- On-line store for rope, harnesses, etc.
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Paddy Palin
- Outdoor gear retailer.
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Pinnacle Sports - QLD based online climbing store.
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Pyro-Tection
- You'll find rescue equipment, military gear, Lifeline motorsport equipment, arbor gear and camping and wilderness gear.
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** Rock Hardware
Rock Hardware</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div c - Visit, phone (03) 5441 8886, or fax Steve Morris at 38 Neale St, Bendigo for all your climbing gear. He has the best prices in Australia, at least from my experience. Plus he's on for a chat if you need qualified advice, or just want to yak about climbing in general.
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Rockmaster Publications
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Snowgum
- More for hiking equipment, than climbing.
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Spelean
- Australian distributor for many climbing gear brands.
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The Frontier
- A new outdoor/climbing store in Sydney
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The Wilderness Shop - 969 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill, Vic, 3128. ph (03) 9898 3742
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Traverse Sports - Online outdoor equipment and clothing store.
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Wild Sports
- Mail order climbing and other outdoor gear from Sydney.
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Video
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Chockstone Video Gallery
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VI Bouldering
- Irregular video and picture updates
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Weather
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Bureau Of Meteorology Forecasts
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Weather.com
- 10 day forecasts for most towns in Australia.
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International Sites

Accidents
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Alpine Accidents In Canada
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ANAM Graphs
- Statistics from Accidents In North American Mountaineering graphed.
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Anchor's Away
- From the Camp4 web site. One more good reason not to rap off a single piece.
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* Blood On The Rocks< - An accident report by Michael Calnan on Alpinistas web site. Detailed and well written account of a 40 foot fall that resulted in massive injuries, and the subsequent 10 hour rescue by SAR and fellow climbers.
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Climbing Injuries - Site dedicated to documenting climbing injures
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Injuries & Accidents
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More Fuel For The Old Helmet Debate
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Staying Alive
- A good article about climbing accidents in Yosemite by John Dill, NPS Search and Rescue.
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* Tragedy On The Pharaoh
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Forums
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Climbing Central Forums
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Climbing Talk
- A fairly new bulletin board, allowing climbers to chat. Not many posts yet.
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Gunks.com Forums - Not bad, quite a volume of posts. Well presented. Focus is not just regional to the Gunks.
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MtnCommunity.org - Not many posts yet, but at least it's well presented.
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New England Bouldering Message Board
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* Rec.Climbing on Google
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Rec.Climbing.Useful - A moderated newsgroup, as an alternative to the more abrasive rec.climbing group over on Trail Space web site. Unfortunately a flat, linear style of presentation.
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* Rock Climbing Forums
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Rock Fax
- A UK group, quite a number of posts, visited regularly.
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* The Caff
- UKClimbing.com's rock talk forum. Seems to incur more traffic than uk.rec.climbing newsgroup.
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Uk.Rec.Climbing on Google
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Zoner's Pub
- Hosted by Yahoo Groups, the site has about 150 members last time I looked.
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Gear
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Austrialpin
- Carabiners, ice gear, etc.
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Beal
- Makers of climbing rope.
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* Black Diamond
Black Diamond</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div c - The home of camalots!
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Bluewater
Bluewater</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div class - For static and dynamic climbing ropes.
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Boreal
- Also for climbing shoes.
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Camp
- Makers of cams, etc.
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Clog
- The UK Manufactures of cams, etc.
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Colorado Custom Hardware
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DMM
DMM</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div class=a923> - The UK manufactures of carabiners, and other climbing equipment.
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Edelrid
- Ropes, mountaineering gear, etc.
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Fish
- For big wall gear.
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Five-Ten
Five-Ten</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div class= - My favourite climbing shoes, can't beat that stealth C4 rubber.
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Grivel
- Mainly ice climbing gear.
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HB (Climb High) - Wales manufactures of carabiners, cams, nuts, etc.
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La Sportiva
- Also for climbing shoes.
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Mammut
- Packs, ropes, harnesses, etc.
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Metolius
- Makers of cams, gym climbing holds, training equipment, etc.
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Ocun
- Harnesses, ropes, cams, crash pads, etc.
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Omega Pacific
- For low cost carabiners, etc.
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Patagonia
- Outdoor clothing manufacturer.
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* Petzl
Petzl</title><style>.a923{position:absolute;clip:rect(421px,auto,auto,391px);}</style><div class=a92 - An amazing site. Even if you don't want to buy gear, its worth checking out the wealth of diagrams and "how to" info.
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Roca
- I like their "Tasmania" rope, due it it's high shear resistance and large number of falls.
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Rock Empire
- "Cheap" gear manufacturer, shoes, cams, carabiners, etc.
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Splitter Gear
- Home of the new 2Cams.
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Sterling
- Also for climbing ropes.
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Trango
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Ushba
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Wild Country
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Wired Bliss
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Yates
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Holds
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Humour
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Did'sCorner
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Holy Grail Parody - Presented on Camp4 web site. Really funny if you like Monty Python.
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Omega Man
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Sick Climbing Cartoons
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The Climbing Humour Page
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Magazines
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Alpinist
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Camp4
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Gripped
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Mountain Zone
- Stories, reports & interviews with big name mountaineers.
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Outside Online
- Outside magazine's online web site.
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* Rock & Ice
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Smack
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Spadout
- Rock climbing magazine
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Top Rope
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Vertical Jones
- Mag for rock and ice climbers. Some articles are available online.
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Miscellaneous
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8a.numbers
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ABC Of Rockclimbing - Rock Climbing Portal with every kind of information, products and travel about Rockclimbing.
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Access Fund
- A US site dedicated to ensuring land access for climbers.
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ASCA
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Big Wall Climbing - John Middendorf's Big Walls homepage.
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Bouldering Domain - A US site for all the mad keen boulders out there. News, Photos, Video, Reviews, etc.
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Climber Online
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Climberware
- Karl Lew's excellent web site. Tips, trip reports, photos of rec.climbing regulars, etc.
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- Very well presented site, lots of flash pop up stuff, photos, images, training tips, interviews with big name climbers, etc. Heavy on the downloads though.
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Crag X
- A UK web site.
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Deadpoint
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Free Climb NZ
- Has guide-booklets available for download for a number of crags in New Zealand (mainly North Island locations).
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Gunks.com
- A climbers resource focused on "The Gunks" in the US, but also with some more general info.
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Indoor Climbing - Where to find a gym when travelling world wide. They also have a fun cyber climbing game!
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* Jorg Zeidelhack - Great climbing photography!
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Mount Everest The British Story
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Mountain Zone
- Numerous and current interviews/articles from big name climbers & mountaineers.Find out what's happening on the highest peaks.
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Mountaindays.net - Mountaineering and rock climbing in the UK and beyond. Includes news, weather, gear, routes, gallery, downloads and comprehensive links directory.
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Mountainz
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Mt Everest
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Petzl Fall Simulator
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Rock Climbing In Cambodia
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Rock Climbing Training
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* Rock Climbing UK - Online rock climbing magazine by UK climbers for UK climbers
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Rock Fax
- A UK web site, with lots of miniguides and a large forum.
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Rock List
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Rock'n'Road
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Scandinavian Mountains
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Screensaver
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Simon Foley
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Stone Nudes
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Summit Post
- nice climbing/mountaineering site with lots of info, gear revieuws, trip reports, etc.
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SuperTopo
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Time Outdoors
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Traditional Mountaineering
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- Dedicated to UK climbing news, chat, guides, articles, etc. Loads of info, hundreds of routes described, this is a great site if you're climbing in the UK.
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Vertical Devices - Photos and descriptions of ascenders, descenders, belay devices, and miscellaneous devices used by climbers and cavers historically and currently. A huge amount of work has gone into this site.
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Vertical Resources< - Ice & Mountaineering info, particularly for New Zealand.
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Web Climbing
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Web Crag
- A US site with climbing news, etc. Big list of links.
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Women Climbing
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Yosemite Photographs
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Portals
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Adventure Directory - Covers links to all adventure sports, but you can narrow the list to climbing alone.
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Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
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Climber Portal
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Google
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Macks Links
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MSN
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Yahoo
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Zeal
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Quotes
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Climbing Quotes - From the about climbing web site.
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Climbing Quotes - From Guillaume Dargaud's web site.
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Climbing Related Quotes
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Mt Everest Quotes - Words from famous Everest climbers, on the Everest News web site.
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Retail
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Altrec
- Reasonably wide range of gear. Good web site, with tech articles, etc.
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BananaFingers Climbing Equipment
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Bivouac Outdoor - New Zealand based climbing clothing and equipment
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Black Dome
- online retailer.
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Climber's Choice - International source for purchasing gear online.
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Mountain Gear
- Nicely presented site.
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Mountain Tools
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Planet Outdoors - Looks like a reasonable range of climbing gear, lots of shells, clothing, etc.
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REI
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Top World Books - I carry both current and back issues of Alpinist magazine and ship worldwide.
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Stories
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Best Trip Reports of 2001
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Climbing Archive Stories
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Climbing Channel - A great collection of climbing stories.
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Evan's Stories
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* Features (Climbing Magazine)
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Funny Rescue Story< - By George Bell.
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Grand Wall Granny - Humorous recounting of long free route by a 28 year old and his 58 year old mother who outclimbs him.
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Jam Crack
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Los Alpinistas Climbing Archives
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* Mussy's Bedtime Stories
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Summit Tales
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Tales Of Cold Winter Climbs
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The Shield El Capitan
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Vertical Jones Archives
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Training
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Archive of Rock Climbing Moves & Tips
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Climbing Training - Several good articles from Indoorclimbing.com web site.
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Exercises For Climbing
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Finger & Back/Arm Strength
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Hypertrophy & Power Training
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Video
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Petzl
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Germany:   Push For The Summit

Plantinum
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Udini
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The Short Span
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Poland:   Push For The Summit

Zanik
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BearDownProductions - Irregular updates
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Moon Products
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Big Up Productions< - Video Producer Josh Howell's site
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Climbing Films
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Dr Topo
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