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Australian Becomes Youngest Woman to Climb Cho Oyu

Sixteen-year-old Gabrielle Jane Kanizay of Australia has become the...

Dhaulagiri: Heavy Snow, Rockfall Keep Teams on Edge

As Manaslu and Everest wrap for the season and...

Sea-to-Summit Slovenia: Two Londoners Organise The Country’s Hardest Ever Triathlon

Laying here with blisters on eight of my toes...

A First Ascent of the West Face of Bhagirathi IV

In India's Garhwal Himalaya, three Italian alpinists have completed...

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,...

Climate Change and Mountain Risk

This summer, the heart of the Karakorum was not...

Weekend Warm-Up: Katabatic

When you think of Antarctica, a lonely traveler inching...

Exclusive Interview: Nirmal Purja

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

Remembering Zsolt Torok

Romanian mountaineer Zsolt Torok perished in a solo fall...

Legends Series: Chris Bonington

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

Weekend Warm-Up: Link Sar

Last week, an American team made the first ascent...

Mont Blanc: Sea to Summit in 7 Days

On July 29, Gábor Rakonczay reached the summit of...

Updated: How Urubko Nailed His New Route on Gasherbrum II

"I’m happy with gorgeous new line I've called Honey...

Gasherbrum II: Urubko Situation Updated

As morning nears in Pakistan, there is still no...

Urubko On His Way Up GII; Still No Word

Denis Urubko set off into the night from Camp...

Gasherbrum II: Urubko Leaves Soon

The last summit push of the season on the...

Urubko Begins New Gasherbrum Line

Denis Urubko celebrated his 46th birthday today by preparing...

Another Rescue for Denis “Red Cross” Urubko

"It seems like a joke, but it is not,"...

A Remarkable K2 Season Wraps Up

All K2 climbers have now safely returned to Base...

Urubko to the Rescue Again; Twice in 24 Hours

Denis Urubko is at it again. Yesterday, the Kazakh strongman...

Breaking: Nirmal Purja Climbs Broad Peak

Again, he's done it. Nirmal Purja, together with Mingma...

K2 Summit Tally Spikes From Zero to 24

Patience paid off for the K2 climbers who remained...

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