‘When I think about it, my hands sweat,’ rock climber and mountaineer Conrad Anker says of the route.
Collen is an accomplished mountaineer , rock climber, alpine skier, and has several years experience guiding in the mountains of Vancouver Island and coastal British Columbia.
According to Sir Chris Bonington, the veteran mountaineer and author, it would be a ‘huge achievement’.
He is a mountaineer , ice climber, expedition skier, guide, father of three, and intellectual authority on the singular history and geography of his beloved Iceland.
But mountaineering involves risk, and occasionally a mountaineer must be rescued.
Reasoning that he and Jean Carrel ought to join forces instead of competing, Whymper tried to persuade the Italian mountaineer to work for him as a guide.
Veteran British mountaineer Chris Bonington, who climbed Everest in 1985, has now joined those demanding a change in the mountaineering culture.
I was a rock climber and mountaineer , although I now confine myself to fell walking.
For the legendary mountaineer Sir Edmund Hillary, scaling mountain peaks no longer remains the sport it once was.
The British Mountaineering Council protects and promotes the interests of climbers and mountaineers .