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Duct Tape Then Beer
Climbing Gold
Alex Honnold and co-host Fitz Cahall share stories from the people who define the sport of climbing by pushing the boundaries and challenging the status quo of the previous generation. In season three, we dive deep into the art of risk taking. How do we get better at it? Why do we accept risk we don’t have to take? Can you reconcile your dreams with the reality that they could kill you? Each of us must ask when is the right time to walk away.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.8 stars from 816 ratings
As good a listen as there is. Alex and Will talking personally and intelligently about risks. Should be mandatory listening before a journalist can use word “thrill-seeker” about climbing or paragliding,
amwyo via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/27/22
Really enjoy this podcast!
As a non-climber but fan of climbers in general and Alex in particular, I really enjoy this podcast. I thought season 3 was absolutely fascinating in the deep dive about risk. The range of guests is pretty fantastic. I give it 4 stars because the sound levels on various guests can be all over the...Read full review »
WWCJD via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/21/22
Fix the Music
Love Alexs lighthearted tone and the different guests but dear god the musical transition quips are awful, the harsh piano bit after an ad stabs me in the heart and ears. Other than that love this stuff, as a new climber I’ve learned a lot
sloans75 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/08/22
Recent Episodes
How do you decide to take on risk? Alex and Fitz discuss their five takeaways from talking to climbers, alpinists and experts for this season on risk.  
Published 07/15/22
Published 07/15/22
We’ve spent this season trying to better understand the risks climbers take, but we had one last question. How do you walk away? Steve House gave his entire attention and focus to alpinism. He was an iconic figure who seemed poised to finish out a career as a sponsored athlete. Then in April of...
Published 07/01/22
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