Ascending Everest may be easier now that one of the most difficult features en route to the summit has crumbled, veteran mountaineers say.
How one of the world’s best mountaineers made a last-second decision that would take his life
The longtime guide with Alpine Ascents summited for the 21st time on May 27, tying Apa Sherpa and Phurba Tashi for the most summits on the world's highest mountain
The most expensive, complex, and risky recover mission in the mountain's history is about to get underway—and that's a mistake
The world’s tallest mountain has claimed 6 lives this season
Mountaineers and Nepalese officials can’t seem to agree about whether the Hillary Step—a forbidding obstacle on the final leg to the summit—still exists
Filmmaker Janis Brod began her career as a filmmaker organically by just picking up her camera and documenting her experiences.
The 44-year-old Nepali woman broke her own record on the world’s highest peak
I tested eight options to find out which will actually keep your stuff dry
The godfather of alpinism shares his thoughts on his fallen comrade, taking risks on mountains, and how his perspective has changed with age