Category Archives: Outside Learn

Climb Harder with Better Footwork—Paige Claassen’s 6 Tips

If you’re serious about climbing harder grades, then you need better footwork. In our Outside Learn online course Precision Footwork, master technician Paige Claassen teaches tips and drills to power your movement from your toes up through your legs and core to send your very best. Learn more. If you watch the video of Margo […]

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Learn How to Use a Compass and Never Get Lost Again

Master the art of navigation and you’ll never lose your way again. In our seven-part Backcountry Navigation course on Outside Learn, you’ll get versed in everything you need to navigate on- and off-trail, from using GPS and digital maps to old-school wayfinding with a paper map and compass. Join the class now and learn at […]

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This Finger Strength Training Plan Is Your Pathway to Improved Climbing

Climbing harder requires stronger fingers, and developing stronger fingers requires specific training. That’s why professional climber Jonathan Siegrist crafted 6 Weeks to Stronger Fingers, a comprehensive training plan aimed at 5.11–5.13 climbers. If you want to climb better and harder, then learn more. One thing everyone needs to consider when starting a finger-training regimen is […]

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