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Bargiel Abandons Everest Ski

Polish extreme skier Andrzej Bargiel has abandoned his attempt...

Season’s First Casualty on Manaslu

A Polish woman has died in this fall's first...

Purja & Co. Back in Base Camp

As expected, summit news broke early today, and at...

Traffic Jams Overwhelm Manaslu

"It's been the longest day and the longest traffic...

Carlos Soria on Climbing Dhaulagiri At 80

The first impression of Carlos Soria –- the soft-spoken,...

More Manaslu Summits, Plus Everest, Purja Updates

Earlier today, 11 Chinese, 1 Korean and 10 Nepalese...

Manaslu Summits Begin

The rope-fixing team deployed by Seven Summit Treks reached...

Purja Summits Cho Oyu

A slight improvement in weather was all Nirmal Purja...

Monsoon Stalled Over Himalaya, Summits Delayed

The monsoon has resisted moving on, and a succession...

Legendary Slovenian Climber Davo Karnicar Dead

Climber and extreme skier Davo Karnicar has died at...

Breaking: Purja Changes Plans and Hits Cho Oyu First

In a sudden tactical change, Nirmal Purja has abandoned...

Himalayan Update: Manaslu Crowds, More Purja Magic Ahead?

In recent years, Manaslu has been nicknamed "the Everest...

Winter K2 Preview: Between Mountain Excellence and Commercialization

Winter K2 has become the great unsolved problem of...

Autumn Everest: Interview with Garrett Madison

For the first time in a decade, post-monsoon Everest...

Sergi Mingote to Climb All 8000’ers Without O2 in 1,000 Days

After bagging a record number of six no-O2 8,000m...

Everest Makes a Comeback This Fall

For nearly a decade, Everest has stood virtually deserted...

Bargiel to Ski Everest Without Oxygen

Polish skier Andrzej Bargiel is on his way to...

Exclusive Interview: Nirmal Purja

Nirmal Purja, or Nims for short, needs little introduction...

Japanese Duo Scorches New Line on Rakaposhi

Kenro Nakajima and Kazuya Hiraide won the coveted Piolet...

Legends Series: Chris Bonington

There was a golden period between the early 1960s...

Sergi Mingote on Nanga Parbat, Nirmal Purja and What’s Next

Sergi Mingote is currently relaxing at the beach with...

Urubko on his “Honeymoon”

When Denis Urubko reached Skardu after forging a new...

Karakorum Recap: The 8,000’ers

The climbing season in Pakistan evolved from rather low...

Purja to Try Winter K2? Here’s Alex Txikon’s Take

Barely back home, and one leg shy of completing...

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