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As of Mount Everest has claimed the lives of over 216 known mountain climbers. The area above feet is called “the Death Zone”, where breathing fresh oxygen from caniste…

Scott Fischer (1955 - 1996) Líder de la expedición de Mountain Madness.

Descending the Hillary Step at feet, on May In May of 18 months prior to the avalanche that caused Anatoli’s tragic death, I was on the upper r…

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Anatoli Boukreev (1958-1997) In my opinion the greatest ever mountaineer. He summited 7 of the 14 8000ers without supplementary oxygen before his tragic death on Christmas Day 1997. He was also heroic in saving lives during the Everest disaster of 1996.  "Mountains have the power to call us into their realms and, there, remain forever"

Anatoli Boukreev (1958-1997) In my opinion the greatest ever mountaineer. He summited 7 of the 14 8000ers without supplementary oxygen before his tragic death on Christmas Day 1997. He was also heroic in saving lives during the Everest disaster of 1996. "Mountains have the power to call us into their realms and, there, remain forever"

Walter bonatti ww.direzioneverticale.it alpinist, writer, photographer, explorer...myth

it alpinist, writer, photographer, explorer.

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"Easter Island, Chile" self-timer photo by Italian climber, explorer, photojournalist WALTER BONATTI

#INFOgraphic > 1st Everest Summit Facts: Several Everest summit expeditions have been set out through the years. Year 2012 counts the most summits so far, while 1995 stands out as the deadliest year. But how much do you know about the first successful summit?   > http://infographicsmania.com/1st-everest-summit-facts/

1st Everest Summit Facts - iNFOGRAPHiCs MANiA

Educational infographic & Data The allure of climbing Mount Everest. Image Description The allure of climbing Mount Everest.

Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. The first people to reach the summit of Mount Everest, on this date in 1953.

New Zealand mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist Edmund Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay who on 29 May became the first climbers confirmed to have reached the summit of the world's tallest mountain, Mount Everest in the Himalayas

JERZY KUKUCZKA - Jerzy Kukutczka, 14 adet 8.000 lik dağın tamamına çıkan 2. kişidir 24 Mart 1948 de  Polonya, Katowice‘de doğdu.. Daha çocukken bir dağcılık kulübüne girdi. Polonya’da dağcılık çok yaygındı ve devlet tarafından desteklenmekteydi. Bu  nedenle de bugün en çok rota, açık ara Polonyalı dağcılar tarafından açılmıştır.

JERZY KUKUCZKA - Jerzy Kukutczka, 14 adet 8.000 lik dağın tamamına çıkan 2. kişidir 24 Mart 1948 de Polonya, Katowice‘de doğdu.. Daha çocukken bir dağcılık kulübüne girdi. Polonya’da dağcılık çok yaygındı ve devlet tarafından desteklenmekteydi. Bu nedenle de bugün en çok rota, açık ara Polonyalı dağcılar tarafından açılmıştır.

Walter Bonatti - Villaggi e popolazioni toradja (centro isola Sulawesi), Indonesia. Dicembre 1974, ©Walter Bonatti/Contrasto

"Necropolis in Sulawesi, Indonesia" self-timer photo by Italian climber, explorer, photojournalist WALTER BONATTI

Solo climber Catherine Destivelle

Solo climber Catherine Destivelle, born French Algeria climbed Mount Eiger, solo, in

British Expedition Everest 1922. from left to right : Morshead, Mallory, Somervell, Norton

British Expedition Everest from left to right : Morshead, Mallory, Somervell, Norton

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