Jerry Kobalenko

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The Most Radical Adventure Pix Ever

Well, ok, that's an exaggeration, but Red Bull has...

How to Follow Today’s Mars Rover Landing

When NASA's rover Perseverance lands on Mars today, we...

K2: Sajid Speaks

In an interview with local television in Skardu, Sajid...

K2: About the Other Climbers

While we anxiously wait for news about John Snorri,...

Updated: Is John Snorri Descending?

Winter K2 may have thwarted another summit attempt, this...

Breaking: North Pole Season Canceled Again

For the third year in a row, the North...

K2: Video of Nepalis’ First Footsteps on the Summit

Nirmal Purja has shared a much-awaited video of the...

A Polar Traveler Looks at Winter K2

Although I've lived in the Canadian Rockies for over...

K2: Gavan Ends Quest

Alex Gavan, "humbly listening to the signs" and heartbroken...

Six Rangers Killed in Congo’s Virunga Park

Six rangers were ambushed and shot to death yesterday...

Record Low Pressure System Heading for Alaska

A world-record low pressure system is heading for Alaska,...

Happy Holidays From ExWeb

It took Tobias Baumgaertner three nights to nail this...

Virus Reaches Antarctica

Until yesterday, Antarctica was the only continent on earth...

Breaking: Purja to Guide Colin O’Brady on K2?

It isn't enough that a 19-year-old woman with minimal...

Italian Man Walks 450Km After Argument with Wife

In one of the more bizarre COVID-inspired "expeditions", an...

Legendary Mountaineer Doug Scott Dies

News has just broken that the great British mountaineer...

The Weird Natural Rock Art of Lake Baikal

Poetically known as Baikal Zen, this rare effect happens...

2020 Gift Guide for Polar Explorers

Over my polar travels, I've spent about six months...

Weekend Warm-Up: Best of Banff

Usually in this space, we profile a short adventure...

Banff Festival Virtual Tickets Now on Sale

For the first time, you can attend the Banff...

Jet Packs: From Science Fiction to Search and Rescue

In 1965, in the James Bond film Thunderball, Sean...

Man Killed by Polar Bear in Svalbard

An unidentified man died yesterday after being attacked by...

Northwest Passage Sailor Ignores Arctic COVID Restrictions

Every summer, a half dozen cruise ships and a...

Piolet d’Or Winners Announced

Four 2019 climbs were awarded the prestigious Piolet d'Or...

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