K2

K2 Gong Show Continues

“The commercialization of alpinism consists of selling extraordinary first...

Are We Heading for Disaster on Winter K2?

Is climbing history in the making or another Into...

K2: Wind Drives Climbers Back to Base Camp

Today, -30ºC and knifing winds forced John Snorri's team...

Progress on K2, First Ascent in Langtang

John Snorri, Ali Sadpara and Sajid Sadpara have a...

First Team Arrives at K2 Base Camp

John Snorri, Ali Sadpara, and Sajid Sadpara reached K2...

K2 Expedition Hits Winter; Small Teams to Shimshal, Langtang

John Snorri and the Sadparas are already experiencing the...

Snorri On his Way to K2 BC, More on Manaslu

Expectations are growing about the upcoming winter season in...

Winter K2 Underway: John Snorri in Pakistan

On Sunday, John Snorri flew to Islamabad to begin...

Updates: K2, Ama Dablam, Patagonia

Following Garrett Madison's success, another foreign team is heading...

Winter K2: From Savage to Crowded?

While the prospect of a winter K2 expedition was...

Interview with Reinhold Messner

As I dial the number, I draw a sharp...

Training for Winter K2 at 25ºC

How can you possibly prepare for high winds, deep...

Ama Dablam, Winter K2 Preparations

More climbers are signing on to winter K2, beyond...

Five Last Great Alpine Climbs

By the mid-19th century, most of Europe's major alpine...

Updated: Sergi Mingote to Co-Lead Winter K2

Like many of us, Sergi Mingote has had a...

Cho Oyu Success, Pakistan Peaks and an Expedition to Winter K2!

The Chinese expedition on Cho Oyu summited earlier today....

Legends Series: Aleister Crowley

Most contemporary adventure fans may not recognize the name...

Where Did the Name K2 Come From?

In 1856, the Maharaja Gulab Singh ruled the Princely...

Winter Himalaya 2020: Final Recap

Heavy snow and dangerous conditions have forced the Polish...

Mingma G Aborts Winter K2

It's over for Mingma G's team on their winter...

Broad Peak, Everest, K2: The Struggles Continue

What do you do after a failed attempt on...

Winter 8,000m Update: Urubko and Bowie Push Up Broad Peak

Don Bowie has just posted a picture where, for...

Winter 8,000’ers, Updated: Summit Action Brewing

Update: Denis Urubko was originally determined not to waste...

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