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Ascent of Irbistu

Ascent of Irbistu

Climbing the Highest Peak in Siberia's South Chuysky Range

South Chuysky Range, Altai Mountains, Siberia, Russia Photograph by Greg Annandale       

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Into the Mountains

Into the Mountains

Into the Mountains, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France Photograph by Ulrik Hasemann Two climbers on Arête du Midi are heading into the mountains after three days of heavy snow fall.     

 Chris Walker and Morgan Hartley

Mount Ushba: The Irresistible Climb

Mount Ushba: The Irresistible Climb

Andranik Miribyan was stranded high up on Mt. Ushba, a peak in the Caucasus Mountains of Northern Georgia. Perched precariously on a ledge 150 meters below the summit, he had dug a small flat space, no more than 50 cm wide, on which to sleep. His tent poles were wedged in the snow above him, […]

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Cruising Above Camp 3

Cruising Above Camp 3

Cruising Above Camp 3, Spantik, Haramosh Valley, Baltistan, Pakistan Photograph by Brad Jackson     

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The Top of Germany

The Top of Germany

The Top of Germany, Zugspitze, Wetterstein Mountains, Germany Photograph by Falk Fischer    This shot was taken last Sunday (shortly after the sunrise) on the top of the “Zugspitze”, the highest mountain of Germany. The border between Germany and Austria runs directly through the mountain station. If you are nearby, don’t miss the special sunrise-ride to […]

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New Routing in Southern Siberia

New Routing in Southern Siberia

New Routing in Southern Siberia, South Chuysky range, Altai Mountains, Siberia, Russia Photograph by Greg Annandale