Dave Hahn—who had summited Everest 15 times—checks in en route to Nepal with a report about what he has planned for Everest season.
In his latest book, The Mountain: My Time on Everest, best-selling author and Ed Viesturs tells the stories of his trips to the Big One.
Eddie Bauer guide Dave Hahn reflects on his summit record on Mt. Everest.
Melissa Arnot retraces her steps to breaking the high-altitude ceiling and setting the women’s summit record on Everest.
In 1963 Jim Whittaker, in partnership with Sherpa Nawang Gombu, became the first American to climb to the roof of the world and summit Mt. Everest. He did it outfitted in Eddie Bauer down. On that same American Mount Everest Expedition Tom Hornbein and Willi Unsoeld completed the first successful ascent of the challenging West […]
As the Himalayan season winds down, we’re revisiting a different type of foreign mission we sponsored this past fall where an elite rafting crew from Idaho completed a descent of the Dudi Kosi, the silty river that drains Everest. This is their story.
First Ascent guide and newly announced South Col member Melissa Arnot is famous in climbing circles for the intensity of her training regimen. Read her advice on how to structure your own spring training today on the FA blog.