Winter 8000ers

Updated: Sergi Mingote to Co-Lead Winter K2

Like many of us, Sergi Mingote has had a...

Book Review: Winter 8000

It's difficult to describe what is like to climb...

A Musical Tribute to Nardi and Ballard

They perished pursuing their passion on a high, menacing...

Winter Himalaya 2020: Final Recap

Heavy snow and dangerous conditions have forced the Polish...

Winter Everest: Mixed Feelings

In Nepal, winter ends at the end of February....

Winter Everest Ends with Close Calls, No Summits

Josh Kobush returned to Everest Base Camp today, after...

Txikon: Life at Camp 1 on Everest

“We’re already in the sleeping bag, trying to fit...

Everest : Push Begins, Kobusch Passes 7,000m

In spring, a massive summit push on Everest conjures...

Everest: New Sherpa Team Makes Surprise Entrance

Nearly a month after reaching Base Camp and with...

Last Chance for Winter Everest: Kobusch Moves, Txikon Readies

After two days without a signal, Jost Kobusch is...

Urubko: What Happened on Broad Peak, and Why He’s Retiring

The current winter season in the Karakorum has ended...

Update: Urubko Survives, Txikon Regroups After One Man Down

Denis Urubko didn't summit Broad Peak. His expedition is...

Urubko Back in Base Camp After Surviving Avalanche

"Denis is back in Base Camp -- alive!" So...

Urubko Changes His Mind, Makes for Broad Peak Summit NOW

Denis Urubko just couldn't wait for the wide weather...

Will Broad Peak, Everest See Summits Before the End of Winter?

Alex Txikon is back in Base Camp after a...

Everest: Wind Forces Delay

Did we say that Everest teams were "on the...

Everest: Kobusch, Txikon on the Move

Jost Kobusch has been laying low for the last...

Broad Peak: Urubko Goes It Alone

Laid low by pneumonia, an ailing Don Bowie flew...

Broad Peak, Everest Climbers Back in BC

It has been a perfect summit day in the...

Tension on Everest — Jost Kobusch Descends at Night

Alarm mounted for several hours at Everest Base Camp...

Broad Peak: Another Setback for Urubko, Bowie

Denis Urubko and Don Bowie are safe in camp...

Weather Clears on Broad Peak, Urubko on the Move

A sudden improvement in the weather was all that...

Broad Peak, Everest, K2: The Struggles Continue

What do you do after a failed attempt on...

Broad Peak and Everest: Back to Base Camp

Don Bowie reports from Broad Peak: "Our 4th day...

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