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Oh, your Tinder date climbed the world’s highest peak? I’m unimpressed.

The 36-year-old Norwegian is already ahead of Nims Purja’s schedule on the 14 peaks. She tells us her mission is to prove that high-altitude expeditions aren’t just a man’s game.

The “Savage Mountain” saw its busiest day ever earlier this week, as more than 100 climbers reached the summit

Nepali climber Sanu Sherpa is the first person to scale the 14 peaks above 8,000 meters twice

And a detailed analysis of what that means for American EV drivers

Nepali officials have denied a summit certificate to Russian mountaineer Katya Lipka, who flew a Ukrainian flag atop the world’s tallest peak

Officials are looking into plans that would relocate the crowded camp downvalley and off the ice

Silvia Vasquez-Lavado’s memoir about being the first Peruvian woman to stand atop the tallest mountain on earth is also a story about surviving sexual abuse and addiction and, ultimately, finding herself

This week, Outside Book Club host Elizabeth Hightower Allen spoke with author Silvia Vasquez-Lavado about her memoir In the Shadow of the Mountain, the Book Club’s May pick. On the one hand, the books is about Vasquez-Lavado journey to become the first Peruvian woman to summit Everest…

At the end of one of the most successful Everest seasons in years, we collected the most compelling stories about the peak and how it can bring out the best and worst in those who attempt to climb it

As a safe and drama-free season on Mount Everest comes to a close, mountaineers and guides ponder the mountain’s crowded future

Kenyan climber KG Kagambi, 62, opens up about the historic trek up the world’s tallest mountain

Amy McCulloch went to the Himalayas looking for adventure. She came back with an idea for an epic novel.

Hundreds of mountaineers are taking advantage of clear conditions on the world’s tallest peak

A member of the climber’s expedition confirms that she has once again topped the 29,035-foot peak, breaking her own record of most successful Everest climbs by a woman

Seven climbers from the Full Circle Everest team reached the peak on Thursday

Dozens of expeditions took advantage of favorable weather to reach the world’s highest point on Thursday

One inspired the world, one is in danger of being forgotten, and one disappeared

The historic expedition was announced at Outdoor Retailer's summer show in Denver this month

With the Nepalese side of the mountain now closed, Everest is entirely shut down for the spring

As China restricts access to the north and east faces of the mountain, climbers and guide companies see their summit plans dashed

The policy comes after a 45-day cleanup expedition removed 24,200 pounds of garbage from the famous mountain

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