The battle for Nanga Parbat's first winter ascent is a returning headline among news sources. No less this week after a climber survived a nearly 300 ft fall on the icy wall.
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This Week on Pythom

Posted: Jan 16, 2016 03:42 am EST

It's actually two weeks so this round-up of adventure headlines kicking off 2016 is bigger than usual. Enjoy!

 

News

 

Queen Maud Land, "probably the most fascinating ice and rock landscape of our planet,” says Christoph Hoebenreich correne

 

Solo skier Luke Robertson arrived at the South Pole correne

 

Discover Startups & Win Gear joshsalvo

 

Hard Winter in Kathmandu pythom

 

Nanga Parbat: Unification, Progress and Bad Conditions raheel

 

Antarctic helicopter pilot dies of injuries after crevasse fall correne

 

Extreme Malangur 2015: in Nepal sulle tracce dello Yeti explorapress

 

Meetings with Amazon pirates piotrch

 

The men who slipped through the Iron Curtain and changed river running forever correne

 

Pedal Boat Crew rescued correne

 

UrbEx: Falls Elementary School ccarter

 

Iceland editorial: Brits not First pythom

 

Unsupported Brits quit after 3 Rescues pythom

 

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS trygve

 

Expedition KARLAG: I scavenged to survive strandberg

 

Winter Nanga Parbat: Route Statistics raheel

 

 

Events and Expeditions

 

Ski North Pole 2016: British Trio correne

 

Call for team mate on Greenland pacoacedo

 

 

Expedition Dispatches

 

Spacewalk Ends Successfully But Early After Water Detected in Helmet Space Station

 

Day 27: Goodbye Storm, Hello Wildlife Talisker Atlantic Challenge 3000nm

 

Day 1928, Cape Town – Langebaan: The Final Continent Cycling the Globe

 

DAY 63 | Head down to rack up the miles Henry Worsley solo crossing South Pole 2015-16

 

Hoping to climb tomorrow Mountain Professionals

 

14/1/16 - January 14, 2016 at 05:43PM Emma Tamsin Kelty: SP 2015-16 Hercules Inlet

 

Trekking through the scenic Vacas Valley Madison Mountaineering

 

Setback Bill Burke

 

My 5 most epic mountain days Mark Horrell

 

Txikon and ‘Sadpara’ reach the base of the Kinshofer Wall Winter Nanga Parbat

 

South Pole – Day 33 Mostafa Salameh South Pole Messner Route

 

Fixed up to 5.700m, and almost 3.000 meters of rope portered. Polish Bielecki & Czech join the international team leaded by Alex Txikon; from now on they will all work together on the Kinshofer route for this Nanga Parbat (8.126m) winter attempt. Winter Nanga Parbat

 

Huel Laura Kennington

 

Christmas Holidays in Qikiqtarjuaq Vagabond

 

Day 20: Wildlife Wishes from Atlantic Drifters Talisker Atlantic Challenge 3000nm

 

Happy and adventurous New Year! Jelle Veyt Everest 2016

 

 

News from Around the World

 

Clamoroso errore del film “Everest”: sulla locandina c’è il picco Chapayev Montagna.tv (Italian)

 

Yosemite Locations Change Names Over Trademark Dispute Climbing

 

Video: Kayaking an Uncharted River in Papua New Guinea The Adventure Blog

 

Tom Ballard: climbing towards tomorrow's world in the Dolomites Planet Mountain

 

Nanga: il video di Nardi del volo di Bielecki Montagna.tv (Italian)

 

Into the Tian Shan Canoe & Kayak

 

Everest VR Lets You Climb from the Comfort of Your Living Room Outside Mag

 

Valanga travolge studenti in Francia: due morti, tre feriti gravi e cinque dispersi Montagna.tv (Italian)

 

Tybalt Peake on becoming the youngest sailor to conquer the Northwest Passage Berghaus Community

 

Video: Build Your Own Teardrop Trailer from Leading Kayak Kit Designer Canoe & Kayak

 

No prospect of spring fever in Nepal Abenteuer Sport with Stefan Nestler

 

Reinhold Messner retraces the Messner slab on Sass dla Crusc Planet Mountain

 

Psycho Vertical, Torre Egger, Patagonia first repeat in 29 years. Interview with Korra Pesce Planet Mountain

 

VIDEO: Ice like sugar, Mt Reaper, Alaska UKClimbing

 

Why Ecuador Should Top Your Paddling Wishlist: A Report from Quijos Fest Canoe & Kayak

 

PRESS RELEASE: Cool Antarctic jobs British Antarctic Survey

 

They Call It Everesting Because You Climb 29,029 Vertical Feet in One Brutal Ride Outside Mag

 

Video: Snowboarder Xavier De Le Rue Paramotors into the Alaskan Wilderness The Adventure Blog

 

Grave incidente per la norvegese Sejersted alla Coppa del Mondo di sci Montagna.tv (Italian)

 

2016 Lyman Spitzer Cutting Edge Award Winners Announced Alpinist

 

An Anatomy of the Wipeout that Nearly Killed Garrett McNamara Outside Mag

 

NEWS STORY: Polar Medal announcement British Antarctic Survey

 

Colin Haley y Andy Wyatt pulverizan el récord de velocidad del Fitz Roy Desnivel (Spain)

 

Stickin’ It To ‘Em: In Defense of Greenland Paddles Adventure Kayak Magazine

 

Richard Wright Passes Away Climbing

 

Krzysztof Wielicki planea una expedición invernal al K2 para el año que viene Desnivel (Spain)

 

Wildcraft: India’s homegrown outdoor apparel brand Outdoor Journal (In)

 

Degrees North Sidetracked TV

 

AAC Supports Two Cutting-Edge Expeditions Climbing

 

Kashmir hosts first ice-climbing event in India Outdoor Journal (In)

 

One-Armed Mom Blows Minds in Giant Surf Adventure Journal

 

BMC Outdoor Survey January 2016: what did you do this weekend? The BMC

 

Postcards From Réunion : 4 minutes dans mon sac à dos à travers les plus belles montagnes de la Réunion Un Monde D'Aventures (French)

 

Remembering American Alpine Club President Doug Walker Alpinist

 

How to fly a spacecraft ESA: Concordia Research Station Antarctica

 

 

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