Legendary mountaineer Willi Prittie led the Alpine Ascents expedition as it climbed the mountain with a team that included famed guide Vern Tejas and Chicago climber Al Hanna. Hanna, at nearly 72, had already climbed six of the Seven Summits, and had reached 28,000 feet on Everest
From the Alpine Ascents International American South Col Expedition to Italian Simone Moro's attempt to complete an Everest-Lhotse traverse via a new route, get the
drama of Everest right here.
Everest '98 Cybercast: Fully archived, rich site with multimedia updates from climbers on the south and north sides.
Tons of photos, audio and video. Everest Speed Record: Climbing without oxygen, Kagzi Sherpa sped from Base Camp to the summit of Everest via the South Col route
in less than 21 hours. Overcoming Everest: Disabled climber
Tom Whittaker reflects. How High is Everest? Scientists studying data collected on the '98 Everest expedition found the world's tallest mountain to be
shorter than they thought.
Follow along as Ed Viesturs makes an attempt to climb the Dutch Rib route on the north flank of
Annapurna in Nepal. K2 is the world's second highest mountain and at the turn of the millennium, only 12 Americans, and 164 climbers total, had
reached its summit. Forbidden towers: venture into an unknown land within Pakistan with granite walls and spires that have
never before been climbed. Follow the progress of an expedition attempting to climb Mustagh Ata, a 7500-meter peak in western China,
northeast of K2.
Anatoli Boukreev summits four 8,000m peaks .
in 80 days
This season, MountainZone.com and Alpine Ascents will closely follow the climbing exploits of a guiding season on Denali. Alpine Ascents will be launching 10 expeditions between .
May 12th and June 18th 2000
Cruising the Zodiac: Mark Kroese, Sean Courage and 18-year-old wonderkid Miles Smart climbed The Zodiac on
El Cap in Yosemite Valley.
Alpine Ascents International founder and guide Todd Burleson, and senior guide Allen Carbert, lead a group of climbers on a summit attempt of 19,339-foot Kilimanjaro, the highest peak on the continent of Africa.
A team of breast cancer survivors and supporters embark on an expedition to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro in .
Tanzania, Africa Alpine Ascents International Guide Wally Berg leads a group up .
Mt. Kilimanjaro Kilimanjaro-1999: a season on Kilimanjaro with Alpine Ascents International Guide Wally Berg reporting throughout the .
climb and safari
Jim Wickwire: Interview with the climbing legend and author of the book of climbing epics, " ."
Addicted to Danger Eight people died that day on Everest in '96, but one man survived the deadly terror of a night out above 8,000 meters. .
Makalu Gau Back from K2...Alive: Climber Heidi Howkins is back from an .
unsuccessful attempt on K2 Lynn Hill and Nancy Feagin: In Utah to film the new IMAX movie, Extreme, these two climbing legends .
pushed the limits of their fear Greg Child exclusive interview - in his new book, Postcards from the Ledge, Child takes you into his world, where the .
hope is that the climb never ends Ed Viesturs talked about about filming the IMAX Everest movie with David Breashears, .
the '96 tragedy, and climbing in general Wally Berg, quiet American hardguy, nailed .
his fourth Everest summit Anatoli Boukreev remembered, in interviews, news stories, .
photos and audio Vernon Tejas: The Mountain Guide Interview Series kicked off with the climber best known for .
the first solo winter ascent of Denali
Peter Horton talked about playing Scott Fisher in the TV movie version of .
Into Thin Air Jim Wickwire: Interview (audio, video, and transcript) with the climbing legend and author of the book of climbing epics, ."
Addicted to Danger