Cedar Wright

Suffering for the Fun of It

This summer, The North Face climbers Cedar Wright and Alex Honnold decided to enchain all of California’s 14,000-foot peaks, which wouldn’t be that notable, except for the fact that they were going to try to do it without cars. Over the course of three epic weeks of pain and suffering, the quirky duo who—had never done…

Cedar Wright is currently on a big-wall climbing first ascent adventure on the Crimean Peninsula of Ukraine with fellow North Face athletes Emily Harrington, Matt Segal, and athlete and National Geographic Photographer Cory Richards. I’ve been climbing professionally for more than ten years, and along this learning curve, my philosophy on climbing, adventure, and travel…