Excellent article on high altitude hiking and climbing safety with links to valuable climbing safety educational resources.

Preventing accidents with hard-earned lessons-learned, comprehensive education, and practice with experienced people are are just a few of the many methods used by hiking and climbing organizations.

One of the most impressive organizations is the Colorado 14’ers – who created the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative. They have uploaded more than sixty videos to YouTube that offer mountain safety advice. This incredible resource presents best climbing practices developed by experts who’ve repeatedly tackled the most challenging terrain and been involved in numerous rescues.