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Family members of the Nepali mountaineering guides who were killed in anavalanche react in Kathmandu

Bodies of South Korean Climbers Killed in Himalayas Are Returned Home

SEOUL (Reuters) The bodies of five South Korean mountaineers who lost their lives climbing in the Himalayas were returned to their home country on...
Japanese climber Nobukazu speaks during an interview in Kathmandu

Japanese Climber Dies on Eighth Attempt on Everest – Official

KATHMANDU (Reuters) A Japanese climber, who lost nine fingertips to frostbite in a previous expedition, died on Monday during an attempt to climb Mount Everest,...
French climber Alain Robert, also known as "The French Spiderman", gestures during an interview in Barcelona

At 55, ‘French Spiderman’ Keeps Climbing World’s Skyscrapers

PARIS (Reuters) Alain Robert, sometimes known as the "French Spiderman" for climbing skyscrapers world worldwide, is still defying gravity at the age of 55 He...
At sunset, climbers and rescue personnel descend Mount Hood

OMG! Climber Killed in Fall, Others Stranded on Mount Hood, Oregon

By Terray Sylvester TIMBERLINE LODGE, Ore. (Reuters) A climber was killed after falling up to 1,000 feet (305 meters) on Mount Hood in Oregon and...
Denis Urubko, Elisabeth Revol, and Adam Bielecki pose for a picture at the base of the Diamir Face of Nanga Parbat

Polish Team Rescues French Climber from Pakistan’s ‘Killer Mountain’

By Marcin Goettig WARSAW (Reuters) After an exhausting night ascent, Polish climbers rescued French mountaineer Elisabeth Revol from the treacherous slopes of Pakistan's "Killer Mountain" but...