Article image
Audrey Salkeld obituary
Historian of mountaineering fascinated by Mount Everest and the stories of those who climbed it

Peter Gillman

01, Nov, 2023 @4:09 PM

Article image
Artist captures the impact of climate crisis over 150 years on Mont Blanc
Paintings from a climb that retraced an 1800s route on western Europe’s highest mountain reveals the extent of the peak’s melting ice

Joanna Moorhead

02, Sep, 2023 @1:05 PM

Article image
Himalayan avalanches are increasing risk for climbers in warming climate
Experts warn that global heating is exacerbating inherent dangers of high altitude mountaineering

Neelima Vallangi

01, Sep, 2023 @9:05 AM

Article image
French general in charge of Notre-Dame rebuild dies in mountain fall
Body of former chief of defence staff Jean-Louis Georgelin, 74, found on Mount Valier in Pyrénées

Kim Willsher

19, Aug, 2023 @1:17 PM

Article image
How we survive: An avalanche injured me – and killed my friend. Here is how I faced the PTSD, addiction and guilt
After the accident, Joe Yelverton moved to another state, threw himself into work and tried to numb his feelings. But eventually he had to accept he couldn’t outrun his past

Emine Saner

15, Aug, 2023 @4:00 AM

Article image
Norwegian mountaineer says her team tried to save porter who died on K2
Kristin Harila rejects allegations of neglect based on drone footage of climbers walking over man during record ascent

Kevin Rawlinson

11, Aug, 2023 @5:39 PM

Article image
Record-breaking mountaineer denies climbing over dying porter on K2
Fellow climbers say video footage shows Kristin Harila’s team walking over body of frostbitten man during record ascent

Nadeem Badshah

10, Aug, 2023 @7:28 PM

Article image
Bodies of three hillwalkers recovered from ridge in Scottish Highlands
Mountain rescue teams and coastguard helicopters searched for two men and a woman on Aonach Eagach in Glen Coe

Nadeem Badshah

07, Aug, 2023 @5:50 PM

Article image
Hiker describes squalid conditions at evacuated Swedish mountain lodge
Airlifts were carried out from STF Kebnekaise in Lapland on Sunday after a stomach bug outbreak

Miranda Bryant Stockholm

07, Aug, 2023 @3:56 PM

Article image
Norwegian woman claims record time for climbing world’s 14 highest peaks
Kristin Harila completes ascents of highest mountains amid controversy over modern climbers’ use of helicopters

Peter Beaumont

27, Jul, 2023 @5:17 PM

Article image
Who invented the puffer jacket? A 1920s Everest expedition holds the key | Letter
Letter: Contrary to a recent report, we should look to George Finch, who shunned the tweed of fellow climbers, says Lloyd Alter

14, Jul, 2023 @4:33 PM

Article image
Everest review – opera strains to scale mountain tragedy
A concert staging of Joby Talbot’s opera by the BBC Symphony, complete with singers climbing blocks on stage, finds greatest drama in the terrible facts of the disaster it portrays

Andrew Clements

25, Jun, 2023 @4:29 PM

1 / 48 pages