Less than a year after a life-threatening accident, Steve Plain began his journey to climb the world’s seven summits.
If you’re a young adventurer who dreams of conquering some of the world’s highest mountains, this is what it takes.
Sherpa tells the story of how the Sherpas united after tragedy struck in the face of fierce opposition, to reclaim the mountain they call Chomolungma. Enter for the chance to win one of five Sherpa DVDs.
Alyssa Azar recently became the youngest Australian to reach the summit of Mt Everest. AG spoke to her about her epic feat, amid increased controversy surrounding the dangers of taking on the world’s highest peak.
In this funny snippet from Jon Muir’s Trailblazers Talk on Tuesday night, the renowned Aussie adventurer talks about a particular feeling of relief he had when reaching the summit of Mt Everest.
Listen to founding Australian Geographic editor Howard Whelan in conversation with veteran mountaineer Greg Mortimer – the first Australian to summit Everest, K2, Annapurna II and Chongtar in the Himalaya.
The terrifying moment that a deadly avalanche hit Mt Everest Base Camp was caught on film.
For anyone trekking in the Everest region, Ama Dablam dominates the eastern sky. For Patrick Hollingworth, reaching the peak of this beautiful mountain is a case of second-time lucky.
As the Mt Everest climbing season prematurely ends, the Sherpas will still be the ones most affected.