Update: Denis launches the first summit bid while Mingma ridiculed for feeling “too cold” on K2
Denis Urubko and his team at Broad Peak are finally all set to launch their first summit push starting tomorrowRead more.
Snorri and Mingma set off the K2 Winter Expedition as Simone and Tamara bid adieu to Karakorum
Mingma Gayle with his ambitious team of Sherpas and high altitude climbers from Pakistan have finally made their way deepRead more.
Gasherbrum Gods jolt Simone and Tamara with another deadly fall: Expedition likely to be called off
Yet another fall and an even deadlier one, seems like the Gods on Gasherbrum want to send Simone and TamaraRead more.
Simone and Tamara escape unhurt in small crevasse collapse as the teams resurface after the storm
Battered and disappointed, the two expeditions resurfaced today after three days of continuous storm, howling winds and extreme temperatures. JustRead more.
Denis spends a night in C1 while Simone struggling to cut through the Icefall at G1
Bad weather has hardly allowed the expeditions to venture out of the base camps as temperatures plummet up to -30Read more.
Top 04 reasons why K2 will remain an unachievable task this winter
Two international teams have just landed at the K2 Base Camp on Godwin Austin glacier in attempts to reach theRead more.
International teams gather for the last great battle of Mountaineering: K2 First Winter Ascent
K2, the last of the 8000er never been climbed in winters, returns back in the lime light as two strongRead more.
Mountaineering’s Last Great Frontier: K2 to receive truckloads of expeditions this winter
Standing tall and unimpressed, calling out mankind for one last great fight-K2 has remained the only 8000er in the worldRead more.
Steve Swenson and team scale the elusive Link Sar deep in the Eastern Karakoram
While the rest of the world followed the star-studded-glamour climb of the prestigious K2, there was a silent bunch ofRead more.
Italian climber Francesco Cassardo finally evacuated by Pakistan Army Aviation
As per the latest reports, Pakistani Rescue Helicopters have evacuated Italian Climber Francesco Cassardo from Camp-1 of 6955m high Gasherbrum-Vꓲꓲ.Read more.
“Even dreams expire” Italian Ace Simone Moro hints at a possible attempt of K2 in winters
PC: Alessandro Filippini Top winter mountaineer in the world, Italian Simone Moro has hinted a possible attempt of the lastRead more.
Winter climbing in Pakistan returns to the fore with K2 and Nanga back in the picture
Two climbing permits have been issued for K2 in winters 2018-19 while one permit, reportedly, is pending for Nanga Parbat.Read more.
Steadfast Ganishkuz of the ancient Ganish Village of Hunza
Another few hundred meters towards north from the central Karimabad in Hunza, lays the ancient and mesmerizing Ganish Village- humbleRead more.