David Morton and Melissa Arnot explain their motivation behind founding the Juniper Fund and how the cause has shifted after the earthquake.
David Morton describes the expanded mission of the Juniper Fund to support Sherpa families faced with tragedy after the events on Everest.
All week long we’ve been tracing the story of Melissa Arnot and Ben Jones ticking a first ascent of 20,600-foot Mustang Himal in the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. First we ran Melissa’s personal reflection on rediscovering a love for high-altitude climbing, then we published parts one, two and three of the Mustang Mystery video […]
Melissa Arnot and Ben Jones journey to the Upper Mustang region of Nepal to attempt three newly permitted 20,000-foot Himalayan peaks.
After 20 seasons climbing in the Everest region, David Morton and his wife Kristine pack the favorite toys, brave toddler jet lag in Kathmandu, and introduce their son to both the grandeur of the Himalaya and Morton’s mountain friends.