Abandoned on Everest
In 2006, a lone climber attempting the summit of Mount Everest for the third time was, purely by chance, caught in an amateur photograph taken by another climber of the scenic mountaintop ahead. The climber in the photograph was making his way up what is known as the Final Push of the Northeast ridge, between Camp VI at 8,230 m and the summit. It was late in the afternoon, a foolishly reckless time to undertake the lengthy and dangerous route. It would be many hours before the the…
Polish Himalayas – Women in the Mountains. /Version english and polish/
“The good Lord helped us both climb to great heights on the same day” – this is the most famous quotation related to Polish Himalayan climbing and it moves us now as much as ever, or perhaps …
Mount Everest Expedition
The Everest expedition in the Himalayas presents one of the world's greatest physical and mental challenges with such a wonderful feeling of pride and the sense of being the most adventurous person on the planet. The South Col route on the Nepal side of Mt. Everest is the route taken by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa who were the first to climb Everest successfully on the 29 May 1953 thus became world's famous heroes of the adventure climbing.
Everest Base camp training Program. A complete guide for EBC trek.
You don’t need to be a super athlete to complete the Everest Base Camp trek. But you need to take a common sense approach to your training and give your body adequate time to prepare for what is ahead. Everest Base Camp trek is not extremely tough. In fact, most people of various ages and fitness levels had completed.
What climbing Everest taught me about George Mallory’s final hours
I’ve been fascinated by the legend of George Mallory, and whether he was the first person to climb Everest, since long before I became a mountaineer. Many years and many mountains later I fin…
We Made It! SarahBear summits the highest mountain on earth! Planning Meeting. Are sure we shouldn't traverse to the left at that point? Breathe in. Breathe out. A moment of quiet reflection shared between Paul Fejtek and SarahBear. I guess I Should be happy they didn't stick me on top of the barbed wire, said s
Everest South Col Expedition 2020/ 21 with Tim Mosedale
Everest Expedition by The South Col Route A fully inclusive KTM to KTM Everest expedition including all accommodation, all meals, a superb 3 week trekking and acclimatisation itinerary, individual Base Camp tents, excellent Base Camp services, all logistics and supplies on the hill, a plentiful supply of oxygen, Western Leader and 1:1 Climbing Sherpa. Have . . .
Kami Rita Sherpa se convierte en Mister Everest con 24 cimas
◄ Kami Rita Sherpa asciende al techo del mundo dos veces en una semana con oxigeno y logra un registro de 24 ascensos. El nepalí Kami Rita Sherpa culminó su doble ascenso al Everest (8.848 metros) en menos de una semana y amplió su record personal con 24 ascensiones
Oportunidad única: Del cine de montaña de los años treinta a Kilian Jornet
La Filmoteca de Catalunya, en Barcelona, colabora con el Festival de esquí y deportes de montaña, Let 's Snow BCN- y ofrece una sesión exclusiva y de entrada gratuita -6 noviembre a las 20.00h- con la proyección de tres cortos de los años treinta y el último documental de Kilian Jornet “Path to Everest”.