Tag Archives: mountain climbing

  • Nicetrails: 3D-Printed Mountain Mementos

    Nicetrails: 3D-Printed Mountain Mementos

    When you climb a mountain, what can you really take home afterward? Unless it’s the Aggro Crag, any rocks you get up at the top are probably just going to look like rocks, and photos and videos can only convey so much. Luckily, now there are Nicetrails, 3D-printed mountains for just this situation. Nicetrails work […]

  • The Messner Mountain Museum is Actually on a Mountaintop (Photos)

    The Messner Mountain Museum is Actually on a Mountaintop (Photos)

    I don’t know how many museums devoted to the endeavor of mountaineering there are, but I imagine that most of them don’t actually require any mountain climbing to visit them. But that isn’t the case with the Messner Mountain Museum from Zaha Hadid Architects, a concrete museum at the top of Mount Kronplatz in South […]

  • REI Mammut Pro Protection Airbag Pack

    REI Mammut Pro Protection Airbag Pack

      There’s not much you can do if you’re in the wrong place at the wrong time when an avalanche strikes. Unless, of course, you’re wearing the Mammut Pro Protection Airbag Pack from REI, which includes a protective airbag specifically engineered to deploy and protect the wearer in the event of an avalanche. The Mammut […]