The peak saw its first summits of the season last week, including several record-breaking climbs
‘The Third Pole,’ ‘See You Tomorrow,’ and ‘The Next Everest’ offer a compelling tour of the mountain’s recent history, from snowboard descents in the early 2000s to the deadly earthquake of 2015
This season the Nepalese government says it will require climbers and guides to get permission from its Department of Tourism before disseminating images of others on the mountain. Enforcing it won’t be easy.
'The Moth and the Mountain,' by Ed Caesar, and 'Shook,' by Jennifer Hull, examine expeditions that took place in different time periods, but both demonstrate how the mountain can bring out the best and worst in people
A group of eight researchers from China just summited the mountain with the sole mission of getting the most accurate measurement to date of the world's tallest peak
I watched 40-plus hours of thru-hiking vlogs. These are the ones that are worth your time.
For now, despite COVID-19 concerns, the Nepalese side is still open for business
Nepal will soon indefinitely suspend visas on arrival for travelers from five countries where the virus has been detected in high numbers
The legendary ultrarunner's top trails, both near and far
A new book showcases the globe-trotting work of a photographer whose life mission is to document masks from endangered cultures
Staff members of Marie Stopes International navigate wild bulls, treacherous singletrack, and rushing rivers to make long-term birth control accessible to some of the hardest-to-access places in Nepal
The country's Ministry of Tourism unveiled a series of proposals aimed at avoiding another disastrous, overcrowded year on the world's highest peak
The man who took the most shocking Everest photo of the year is about to break one of mountaineering's stoutest records
After a trip to Kilimanjaro with her father, Lilliana Libecki wanted to create a new way to give back
New research shows just how much global warming is eating away at the glaciers on the world’s highest peaks
A group of Indians claimed they reached the top of the peak, but they may not have made it past Camp III
The Seven Summit Treks guide has reached the peak of the world's highest mountain for a 23rd time
This year, governments and guiding companies are promising to do more to keep the mountain clean, but the question of what to do with the dead bodies is becoming more urgent
From Yosemite’s famed granite to Patagonian towers, these pitches are every bit as legendary as the climber himself
Three died and four were injured on Sunday when a plane veered off course
In Nepal, where mental-health issues are widespread following a long civil war and the 2015 earthquake, one organization offers counseling alongside primary care
Sometimes dying in the mountains is just the luck of the draw
We don't want to hear about the time your dog did a fourteener. Mera, recently renamed Baru, made the first canine ascent of Nepal's 23,389-foot Baruntse in November 2018.
This trailer for the upcoming film, Janhukot, follows three British mountaineers as they try to summit the film’s namesake peak