Alpine Club Celebrate 100 Years Of Everest

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2021 is an important year for the outdoors community. This is the centenary year that marks the 1921 reconnaissance mission to Mount Everest. Following this were the first summit events in both 1922 and 1924. The Alpine Club will be hosting an exhibition to commemorate the missions that were the catalyst for our collective obsession … Read more

How to Travel Light and Still Go Anywhere

How to travel light

Let’s face it, the past year and a half hasn’t exactly been great for those of us who love to travel. Thanks to the COIVD pandemic, most of us have stayed pretty close to home for a year or better, in part because many borders were shut down, but also because it was the safe … Read more

A Controversial Climbing Season on Mt. Everest Nears its End

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It has been a long and difficult climbing season on Mt. Everest. After the mountain was closed last spring due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 2021 season arrived with a great home and promise. And although there was plenty of success to be found this year, the specter of the virus has hung over base … Read more

500-Year Old Gear Shop Arthur Beale to Close Its Doors

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It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult for small business to stay afloat. As lockdowns and closures have swept the globe over the past year, many retail shops, restaurants, and speciality goods stores across the globe have suffered. As a result, there are countless places that will likely never reopen again, … Read more