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JOINED BY A TEAM OF STAR CLIMBERS, A NOVICE WEATHERED MOUNT RAINIER
We were at Camp Hazard, a rocky outcropping 11000 feel up Mt. Rainier's south side, when Rick Ridgeway returned from a scouting trip.
Kidnapped In Kyrgyzstan: The Sequel The story had it all: terrorists, high-altitude suspense and a daring escape. So why is one climbing couple obsessed with proving it didn't happen that way?
So why is one climbing couple obsessed with proving it didn't happen that ... August 2000 kidnapping of four American climbers in Kyrgyzstan
TREE CLIMBERS ARE HAPPY OUT ON A LIMB
Dangling from a rope 55 feet up in an oak tree, psychologist Betsy Hoddinott, 42, is as stuck as a cheap zipper. The first half hour of her climb ...
FATAL ATTRACTION LIKE EVEREST, MOUNT MCKINLEY IS DEADLY BUT IRRESISTIBLE TO CLIMBERS
10,000 climbers attracted annually to Mount Rainier in. Washington State. But McKinley climbers must commit two to four weeks to reaching its ...
Take A Peak Will the fledgling climbers reach the summit? Will they die trying? Live! From Mount Everest! It's Global Extremes
Sometime in May, pagers, cellphones, two-ways and e-mail inboxes across America will receive this message: "ASCENT DAY!!! TUNE IN
COUNTDOWN TO TRAGEDY
One year ago next week three parties comprising 17 climbers set off to summit the Grand Teton. Within hours one climber was dead and the ...
Back to the Brink Almost 20 years after their near-death experience, climbers Joe Simpson and Simon Yates returned to the Peruvian Andes with an Academy Award-winning director to film the stunning new documentary Touching the Void
But Simpson was 25, a compact, experienced and cocky climber, the youngest of five kids, born in Malaysia to an Irish mother and a ...
STONE WALLS, STOUT HEARTS
It is not unusual to see rock climbers hanging around the valley in Yosemite National Park, peering through binoculars for hours on end at the ...
SIGNALS THAT CAN SAVE LIVES
Researchers are coming to the rescue of Mt. Hood climbers.
A CLIMBING ESTABLISHMENT THAT SENDS YOU RIGHT UP THE WALL
A rock climber is perched 30 feet above the ground, toes and fingers clinging spiderlike to holds no wider than a quarter. He surveys the rough ...