Climbing film fest in Keene

KEENE – The Mountaineer outdoor gear store will present the Reel Rock eight-film tour at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Keene Arts Playhouse, located in the Old Methodist Church on Route 73, Keene.

Reel Rock shows are events where climbers and outdoors lovers come together to celebrate adventure filmmaking. Viewers can watch the world’s best climbers tackle wild first ascents in Borneo, see Ueli Steck on Mount Everest, experience futuristic traditional climbing with Hazel Findlay and hear the legendary story of Yosemite’s Stonemasters.

There will also be a raffle of gear donated by sponsors.

Admission is $10 at the door. Tickets are available for advance purchase online. Bring your own food and beverage. Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the Keene Kids Climbing Club and the George McClelland Fund at the Adirondack Community Trust.

For more information, contact Holly Blanchard ( or Vinny McClelland (, and visit