Everest Guiding Company Sued for Not Summiting!
30 October 2020
An argument has begun which threatens the very nature of guiding on the highest peaks. Mountaineering guide Garrett Madison and tech CEO Zachary Bookman were supposed to summit Mount Everest together in September
30 October 2020
The Nepalese the government has been gradually reopening restricted tourism activities in its bid to revive the shattered industry. In a country so heavily-dependant on tourist coming to explore some of the most
5 August 2020
A mountain doesn’t have to be big to be mean. Some of the most difficult climbs in the world are not even on 8000'ers. Different routes can mean that one side of a mountain is totally manageable to ascend,
4 August 2020
During the first wave of strict Covid-19 lockdowns in late March, the only outings most of us could look forward to with some degree of certainty were trips to the supermarket. Aside from that, it has been an
20 July 2020
Being physically fit and being mountain fit are two very different things. Being mountain fit will allow you to move efficiently and safely over mountainous terrain, uneven rocky surfaces and endure continuous uphill
12 May 2020
In the ultimate display of strength, courage and refusal to give up, double amputee summits Everest. Almost 43 years after losing both of his feet scaling Mount Everest, Xia Boyu, a Chinese double amputee and avid
4 May 2020
We're all stuck in, still dreaming of the mountains! So why not use this time to check out some of the best hiking, climbing and mountaineering films, to take you on an adventure from your armchair! Hiking &
21 February 2020
Nepalese adventurer, Nirmal 'Nims' Purja, achieved the unbelievable feat of climbing all of the world’s 14 highest mountains in just over six months, beating the existing speed record by more than seven
30 January 2020
Mountaineering grades are slightly different to climbing grades but arguably a lot bit simpler to understand. Because mountaineering is quite a general term, involving a combination of climbing and hiking to get
29 January 2020
If you enjoy alpine hiking, then you have probably seen a glacier or two. These huge areas of blue ice cover ten percent of the planet, and are often the topic of much environmental debate. As global warming