Winter Climbs 2020: Polish Team Leaves Batura Sar, Lonnie Dupre Makes Summit Push

While all of the big 8000-meter peak expeditions have called it quits and gone home by now, there are still a few updates from ongoing winter expeditions. Here in the Northern Hemisphere, there is technically still about a week and a half of winter left, and a handful of teams have been struggling to complete … Read more

Winter Climbs 2020: Summits on Ama Dablam, Progress on K2

The 2020 winter climbing season has seen its first summit as Spanish alpinist Alex Txikon has successfully reached the top of Ama Dablam in Nepal. Alex, along with Jonatan García, Pasang Sherpa, Cheppal Sherpa and Kalden Sherpa, made the ascent on Saturday amidst high winds, deep snow, and cold conditions. The group stood on the … Read more