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Everest is Open, But Will Anyone Show Up?
Everest is Open, But Will Anyone Show Up?

With international flights scheduled to begin on August 17, Nepal authorities have also granted trekking and expedition agencies permission to operate. Local companies are ready....

100 Years of Everest, in Images
100 Years of Everest, in Images

Crowded or lonely, under blue skies or wrapped in a storm, the highest point on Earth represents an unparalleled stage for glory and tragedy. Every....

Base Camp Chat: Video Interview with Everest Guide Ryan Waters
Base Camp Chat: Video Interview with Everest Guide Ryan Waters

Apart from virus-related remarks, guess what was the main conversation topic at ExWeb’s second Base Camp Chat?  Of course, it had to be Everest, or....

Everest Back to New Normal: Deserted
Everest Back to New Normal: Deserted

The Chinese surveyors who summited Everest last Wednesday made it safely back to Base Camp one day later. Everyone else also promptly made it down:....

The Loneliest Everest Expedition
The Loneliest Everest Expedition

No energy-bar wrappers litter base camp. No climbers clog the Hillary Step. Thanks to the pandemic, Mount Everest is taking a much needed break after....

Why the Height of Mount Everest May Change Soon
Why the Height of Mount Everest May Change Soon

A group of eight researchers from China finally summited Mount Everest on Wednesday, May 27. One of only two climbing teams on the mountain this....

A History of Everest | What it took to Reach the Roof of the World
A History of Everest | What it took to Reach the Roof of the World

Hillary and Tenzing made history as the first men to summit Everest. Credit: NatGeoMount Everest, the highest mountain in the world, has captivated mountaineers for....

Chinese Head for Everest Summit
Chinese Head for Everest Summit

The huge Chinese team on Everest is on the move again, after bad weather forced climbers to retreat from Camp 3 back to ABC on....

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