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Winter Karakorum: Secrets and Rumours

Winter is coming; that, at least, we know for...

Weekend Warm-up: Pobeda

This is about a winter climb in the land...

Antarctica 2018-2019: Week Four

At present, the greatest challenge on the coldest continent...

Infinite Line Project – from Patagonia to Pakistan

Damyan Cholpanov and Kristiyan Dimitrov are experienced Bulgarian climbers...
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Summits and Lies: Interview with Billi Bierling, Liz Hawley’s Successor

For years, Liz Hawley’s unmistakable sky-blue VW Beetle was...

Weekend Warm-Up: Force: The story of Mikey Schaefer

"So definitely the most f***** up thing I've ever...

Everest North Side Goes Green

The thin air on Everest North Side will be...
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High-Altitude Forecasting: The Weather Wizards of the Greater Ranges

High-altitude mountaineering has evolved since George Mallory gamely trudged...
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Winter K2: Artem Braun Says It’s Now or Never

After many headaches and uncertainties, the winter K2 expedition...

Weekend Warm-Up: Operation Moffat

"I don’t think I’ve ever been frightened" -- Gwen...
Romanians New Route on Pumori

Romanians Open New Route on Pumori

Pumori is a popular spot for Everest Base Camp...
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Adam Bielecki’s Next Big Goal. Hint: It’s not Winter K2

[caption id="attachment_7368" align="alignnone" width="1839"] Adam Bielecki climbs K2’s Black...

Weekend Warm-Up: Loved by All – The Story of Apa Sherpa

One of the greatest living mountaineers, Apa Sherpa reached...
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Updated: The Women of Thin Air

Luo Jing Update, October 25 A day after Luo Jing...

Weekend Warm-Up: Freeride the Death Zone, 8000m+

To ski an 8,000'er requires more than the skill...

James Forrest: Two Months, 273 Irish Mountains

After 10 years in a dead-end job, James Forrest...

An Interview with Hanifa Yousoufi: First Afghan Woman to Climb Mt. Noshaq

In August, Hanifa Yousoufi became the first Afghan woman to summit...

Avalanche Kills Nine in Nepal

Four Nepali Sherpas and five Korean climbers have died...

Weekend Warm-Up: Lunag Ri

It's a well-trodden path: The battle-hardened older master takes...

Erden Eruç: ExWeb’s Newest Ambassador

In July 2007, Erden Eruç set out from California's...

Denis Urubko: I’m going back to K2

By: Laszlo Pinter There is no doubt that Russian Denis...

Poles Abandon Manaslu

Eight Polish climbers have abandoned their climb of a...

Austrians Notch Unclimbed Himalayan peak

Four veteran Austrian alpinists have made the first ascent...

The Greatest Goal: Teams Prep for Winter K2

In the times of overcrowding, massive use of bottled...

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