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Rafting the Relentless River of Everest, a Himalayan Trifecta of First Descents
Posted on June 1, 2012

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.

Melissa Arnot Shares Training Secrets for Himalayan Peaks
Posted on March 15, 2012

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.

Melissa Arnot Recaps Everest Summit
Posted on June 1, 2010

Eddie Bauer First Ascent guide Melissa Arnot talks about her successful third ascent of Mount Everest.

Eddie Bauer Has Triumphant May On Everest
Posted on May 27, 2010

Leif Whittaker with First Ascent guides Seth Waterfall and Dave Hahn on the Summit of Mt. Everest The 2010 Everest climbing season has been a record-setting success for Eddie Bauer. In one 3-day window, three different climbing teams outfitted in Eddie Bauer First Ascent gear reached the Everest summit.

Whittaker and Hahn Return Safely to Base Camp
Posted on May 27, 2010

RMI has reported that First Ascent guide Dave Hahn and Leif Whittaker have arrived safely back at Base Camp and reunited with the team. The group is packing up camp and will begin their trek to Lukla shortly.

Whittaker and Hahn to Arrive at Base Camp Tomorrow
Posted on May 26, 2010

RMI has just reported that First Ascent guide Seth Waterfall, Michael Brown, Casey Grom and Scott Jones have returned to Base Camp after a night at Camp II. First Ascent guide Dave Hahn and Leif Whittaker spent the night at Camp IV after summiting

Melissa Arnot and David Morton Assist With Rescues on Descent to Base Camp
Posted on May 25, 2010

By Melissa Arnot Often the hardest part of a climbing expedition is never what you expect it to be. That was certainly true for David and me. After two months of climbing towards the summit of Mount Everest, on May 23, David and I were able to reach the top.