Black Diamond Presents the Nordkette Traverse with Remco Graas

Soon after Dutch athlete Remco Graas moved to Innsbruck, Austria, he set about a major goal: climbing the famous Nordkette Traverse.

The latest video from Black Diamond will have you thirsting for the Austrian Alps. Black Diamond follows one of its employees, Remco Graas, as he attempts a huge traverse of the mountain range just outside of Innsbruck.

From the Black Diamond office, Graas couldn’t help but look at the Nordkette Traverse and think, “I bet I could do the whole thing in one big day,” the video says.

Check out the gorgeous scenery as Graas completes this bucket-list journey for mountaineers.

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