He is the only man ever to have scaled K2 three times, but Fazal Ali’s achievements have gone largely unrecognized, like those of...
Austrian climber David Lama has soloed Lunag Ri (6,907m), a peak on the border of Tibet and Nepal. David Lama is currently tackling the still...|
In 1978 famous British mountain climber Chris Bonington had to select 200 porters out of 1800 candidates for his group attempting to scale...|
Chhiring Dorje, a 16-time Everest summiter who is one of the world’s best Sherpa mountaineers, once pulled off one of the most difficult...|
Luo Jing, 42, has become the first Chinese woman and the fourth female overall to climb all 14 eight-thousanders. Luo summited Shishapangma’s main...|
Everest guide Adrian Ballinger has confirmed on social media that Americans Jim Morrison and Hilaree Nelson have become the first to ski the...|
High altitude climbs in winter especially 8000ers are viewed as exceptionally mind boggling and complex. Only the class climbers can think of it....|
Jerzy Kukuczka (1948-1989) Polish high altitude climber is considered as one of the most extraordinary mountain climbers on the planet and an elite...|
Born on 1932.10.12; Yuichiro Miura, Japanese alpinist who in 2003, became the oldest person to reach the summit of Mount Everest at age...