Daniele Nardi, Member German Nanga Parbat Winter Expedition (2013-14) decides to call off his attempt to climb Nanga Parbat during Winter and are back in Islamabad
After third unsuccessful attempt, Simone & David are returning home. Daniele Nardi also quits. While, the Polish Team will wait till Spring.
Tomek Mackiewicz and David Gottler have set up C4 at 7000m.
Summit Push-3 Update from Feb 26th (and 27th).
Schell route climbers are hoping to reach the summit, later this week.
Pakistani brother and sister Seven Summits mission
Climbers wait for positive weather window on Rupal side, whereas Daniele Nardi is preparing for Mummery Rib attempt.
Chad Kellogg hit by rock fall in Patagonia.
Details about the route being attempted by Polish and Simone Moro's Team.
Poles retreated as Tomek had some stomach issue. Simone and David will decide tomorrow, whether to go up or come down. (Summut push progress updated on Feb 14th)
The Summit book and movie describe the complex series of events leading to tragedy.
Schell route teams have started the second summit climb.
Film brings to screen the story told by Irish climber Pat Falvey and Sherpa Pemba Gyalje.
Strong wind and intense cold forced all climbers to return to BC.
Now to the fun part.
The Schell route teams are aiming for the summit.
A new generation in sat comms.
The climbers need to wait for another chance to go up the mountain, depending upon weather.
Climbers are trying to reach C3 on Nanga Parbat.
From first ascent to first winter ascent, Poles have a special relationship with Noshaq
Hayes also speaks of the largely unheralded achievements of Thesiger and his companions’ journeys in the 1940s at the RGS on January 30
Snow and fierce wind hold back the Schell route teams at Base Camp.
Led by Qudrat Ali is on the way to attempt three peaks of mount Chashkin (ca. 6000m).
Calendar winter climbing season and the true winter..
Samina Baig and Mirza Ali has summited Mount Vinson 4,892 m Antarctica.
How it started and what makes it so challenging..
Climbers are trying to establish C2.
The Polish climber has to return home because of paternal reasons
Teams continue the winter climbing on Nanga Parbat.
Ralf abandons his attempt due to avalanche risk, while action continues on Rupal Face.
The Polish, German and Italian climbers spend the new year in bad weather.
He talks about strategy on Nanga Parbat to attempting K2 in winter, about Everest brawl and the plans for upcoming spring season.
The Italian climber will be alone on Mummery Rib.
The stories we remember most from 2013.
The three teams of this year have unique kind of association with winter climbing and Nanga Parbat.
Chit chat with Marek at Latobo Base Camp.
The German climber says, "I just want to make it further clear that you can go there (Diamir valley) for climbing"
"An expedition in a polar area is a struggle against cold, humidity and hungry; while a climbing expedition is a struggle against HAP, altitude and fear."
Draft model constitution to promote and organize mountaineering, trekking, sport climbing at grass root level
Pakistani mountaineers, Mirza Ali and Samina Baig, become the first Pakistani to scale South America’s highest peak, Mt. Aconcagua (6961m),
'I do not want, what Artur Hajzer was doing, to be vanished' - Majer
Listing the attempts to climb the challenging Western Himalayan mountain.
Climbers are gear up to compete against dead cold, ruthless blizzards and the ‘usual’ hazards of Killer Mountain.
Series of first ascents and new routes mark 2013 as an excellent climbing year on peaks lower than 8000m.
Samina Baig and Mirza Ali Set out to Climb Seven Summits Across Seven Continents
Apart from the series of fatal accidents, 2013 has fairly been a typical mountaineering year with usual crest and troughs.
Climbers explore amphitheater in Rolwaling region
44 climbers died at or above BC, while attempting 8000m peaks
Everest climber, Janet Belarmino, and world sailor, Todd Forney, report from the Philippines
Find out why the largest mountain in the world, Mt. Logan, is not climbed so often
Climbing tandem of Camillo and Pfaff complete winter climb of Lungartse Peak, in the Kaijo Ri cirque
The late Young-Seok Park also awarded
The French solo climber had gone missing, while attempting a new route on Rupal side of Nanga Parbat, last winter.
An update on Himalayas and other climbing activities.
Alpine Club of Pakistan Press Release.
More success stories arrive from Himalayas, as autumn season approaches it's end.
They are being treated at a hospital in Kathmandu.