The reclusive Slovenian made two first descents of 8,000-meter peaks, including the only full descent of Everest. He died in a forestry accident earlier this week.
From big-wall climbers to surf champions, these are the most dedicated, successful athletes of the year
Make your way down, across, and, yes, even up the mountain with these premium planks
The Polish mountaineer made history on July 22 when he descended the world's most dangerous mountain on skis
Polish ski mountaineer Andrzej Bargiel made history on Sunday, July 22, by completing the first ski descent of K2.
Bad weather, an unscheduled rescue, and a mutiny wrecked the chances of two teams hoping to make daring winter summits
K2 has never been skied from top to bottom, but two daring adventurers hope to change that this year
How do you make climbing the world’s toughest mountain harder? Do it in the off-season.
In October, Newell Brands put the beloved U.S. ski manufacturer up for sale. What happens next could affect the rest of the industry.
With 45 successful summits, this season on K2 seems too serendipitous to be true. But safely conquering the mountain took grueling amounts of work and skill, too.
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