David DeFranza

David DeFranza has studied in China, worked in Japan, and wandered all over Asia, Europe, and North America.


Back to nature: 13 of the world’s richest national parks

The 6 best starter ranges for mountaineering

How to get into Mountaineering

7 Mountaineering Essentials

6 Bouldering Essentials

How to get started backpacking [and contest!]

Search for missing Colorado climbers shows strength of a community

First timer’s guide to the climbing gym

How to get started bouldering

What’s up with upcycling?

A beginner’s guide to foraging for food

Book Review + Giveaway – Nepal: 25 Classic Treks and 12 Climbing Peaks

13 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Asia

Book Review: Backpacking with Brian

6 American mountains to climb for big adventure

8 of the Greatest Adventure Stories Ever Told (Non Fiction)

8 massive mountains that mortals can summit

Exploring the World’s Most Sacred Mountains

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