Why Is Annapurna Known as the World's Deadliest Mountain?
Why is Annapurna called the world's deadliest mountain to climb? Well here is the answer.
The Eight-Thousanders: 14 Highest Mountain Peaks in the World
Here is a list of 14 highest mountain peaks in the world, which are called the eight-thousanders.
K2: Why It's the World's Toughest Mountain to Climb?
Do you know why K2 is the world's toughest mountain? It is even harder to climb than Mount Everest.
Climbing Rysy (2499 m): The Highest Peak in Poland
Do you want to reach the highest peak in Poland? Learn more about the trail and how to prepare.
The Ill-Fated 1996 Everest Expedition: 20 Years on
It's 20 years next month since the ill-fated 1996 commercial expeditions to summit Everest resulted in the deaths of eight people and spawned a series of 'disaster porn' books. What's been learned?
On Top of the Rockies: Climbing Colorado's Mt. Elbert
A trail report and guide to climbing the tallest peak in the Rocky Mountains.
The First Woman to Climb Mont Blanc: Henriette d' Angeville or Marie Paradis?
In 1938, the second woman to climb Mont Blanc claimed to be the first, dismissing on a number of accounts her predecessor, a maidservant who'd summitted 30 years earlier. What is the story behind the two ascents, and who rightly deserves the title?
The Bodies of Mount Everest, the World's Highest Graveyard
For many, summiting the world's highest mountain is a lifelong dream, but some of those who attempt the feat end up staying on Everest's icy slopes for good. Due to the harsh conditions of the mountain's higher reaches, it is difficult to recover the bodies of fallen climbers.
Guide to Climbing Ben Nevis: UK's Highest Mountain
Ben Nevis is the highest mountain in the UK at 1345m or 4413 feet. Rising at the western end of the Grampians, it is in the highland region of Lochaber. Learn how to get there and climb to the summit safely (includes finding Ben Nevis on a map and other practical tips).
Climbing the New Snow Princess Cascade Slide in the Adirondack High Peaks
Are you heading up to the Adirondack High Peaks to climb the popular Cascade and Porter mountains? Join Outbound Dan Human in his recent climb up the new Snow Princess Cascade slide.