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Peter Croft: Goode Adventures in the Sierra Nevada

A climbing legend and a pioneer of free soloing (the pursuit of climbing without a rope), The North Face team climber Peter Croft is known for big-rock routes and big-wall link-ups. Recently, Peter and an up-for-anything climbing partner roped up for a classic in the central Sierra Nevada — resulting in yet another epic adventure for a much-storied…

2014 The North Face Never Stop Exploring Speaker Series Schedule Announced

Their stories are inspiring. Their adventures are eye-popping. Undaunted and driven by the ethos of Never Stop Exploring, The North Face athletes test the limits of what’s humanly possible on a daily basis. Relive the many triumphs and tribulations of our Global Team with The North Face Never Stop Exploring Speaker Series, presented by GORE-TEX.…

Hike Up, Run Down. Repeat: The Speedgoat 50K

Thousands of feet of elevation gain and loss — it’s a hallmark of ultra-trail races like the Speedgoat 50K, the 2014 edition of which was held this past weekend and raced by The North Face ultrarunner Ashley Arnold. And as Ashley tells us, it’s the skillful combination of both uphill and downhill running that is a major key to reaching…

The North Face 2014 Corporate Responsibility Report

Since the launch of our first responsibility report in 2011, we at The North Face have been tracking, measuring, and working toward our sustainability goals. With much progress made, we’re excited to share the newest installment of our corporate responsibility reporting series online here. Read below for highlights showing our focus and commitment to: using…

Your Votes Are In! The 2014 Explore Fund Grantees Are …

Back in April The North Face issued an open call to organizations to apply for one of twenty-five 2014 Explore Fund grants of up to $25,000. The main requirement? A commitment to connecting more people to the outdoors. When the application deadline hit nearly 400 non-profits and community organizations had applied in hope of receiving one…