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New Route on Unclimbed Peak in Jugal Himal by Paul Ramsden and Tim Miller

Paul Ramsden and Tim Miller have just returned from a trip to the Jugal Himal, north-east of Kathmandu in Nepal, where they made the first ascent of an unnamed and apparently unclimbed peak mapped at 6563m. The pair have named the peak Jugal Spire, and their north-face route The Phantom Line ED+.


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Fri Night Vid The North-East Pillar of Tengkangpoche

In October 2021, Tom Livingstone and Matt Glenn climbed a major new route on Tengkangpoche's (6487m) North-East pillar in Nepal, after spending a total of 7 days on the route. The trip caused a subsequent controversy after it emerged To...

Eiger North Face Solo by Laura Tiefenthaler

25-year-old Austrian alpinist Laura Tiefenthaler has made what is believed to be only the second ever solo ascent of the North Face of the Eiger by a woman, climbing the face via the Heckmair route. Catherine Destivelle made the first female solo...

Climbarmy - Help Protect Climbers Defending Ukraine

A community of Ukrainian climbers has launched a fundraiser called 'Climbarmy' to help protect other climbers who are defending their country on the front lines against invading Russian forces. The project was set up by Mykhailo Poddubnov,...

Women's Day 2022 Call for Pitches - Women Writers Welcomed!

On International Women's Day, we'd like to encourage more women to pitch writing ideas to...

Ukrainian calls on Climbing Community to help War Refugees

A 17-year-old Ukrainian climber - currently safe in Slovakia - is helping his fellow citizens...

Mount Everest's South Col Glacier 'Destined for Rapid Retreat'

A new study shows that Mount Everest's highest glacier is losing a significant mass of ice...

Korra Pesce presumed Dead on Cerro Torre

Leading Italian alpinist and mountain guide Corrado "Korra" Pesce is presumed dead following incapacitating...


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Berghaus to bring athletes and adventure film premieres to Kendal

For the 20th consecutive year, Berghaus will have a big presence at Kendal Mountain Festival (KMF) in November. KMF returns as an in-person event from 18-21 November, and the adventures of Berghaus athletes and their friends will feature throughout, with film premieres, talks and a session on how the brand has adapted kit for a quadriplegic climber.


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