Nepali Government Vows to Ground Helicopter Rescue Scams
On the heels of a recent crackdown on fraudulent climbing permits, the Nepali government recently turned its attention to the trekking industry and phony rescue scams that have dogged the country for years.
Climbing Everest: Kilian Jornet In His Own Words
Listen while Jornet describes his first Mount Everest climb while GPS data from Suunto’s Movescount website shows his progress.
Everest’s Iconic ‘Hillary Step’ Is No More
Touted as the most difficult feature on Everest, the Hillary Step has collapsed.
Mount Everest: American Woman Summits Without Supplemental O2
In becoming the first woman to summit Mount Everest without supplemental oxygen, Melissa Arnot climbed Mt. Everest for the sixth time.