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Willie Benegas talks about his mountaineering experience in Pakistan

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Willie Benegas talks about his mountaineering experience in Pakistan from unclimbed on Vimeo. I had the good fortune of not only taking an Advanced Ice clinic with Willie Benegas but also do an interview. Willie...

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year – a review of ice tools

Posted by on Jan 5, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Ice season is here and there is a huge range of tools to choose from. Now when I say ‘ice tools’ I am referring to short technical ice axes made specifically for vertical to overhanging ice and rock. So lets...

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Glacier Travel Crevasse Rescue III: Rescuing an unconscious crevasse victim

Posted by on Jul 8, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Crevasse falls generally occur when the glacier is covered with snow (unless...

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Josh Wharton talks about mountaineering in Pakistan

Posted by on May 23, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

We met up with veteran Karakoram mountaineer Josh Wharton at the University of...

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Glacier Travel Crevasse Rescue II: Gear

Posted by on Apr 21, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Once you have decided to travel on a glacier. A few months of planning and...

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2013 Piolet d’Or winner Kyle Dempster talks about Pakistan

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

I met Kyle Dempster during an ice-climbing clinic at Ouray 2013. As I got to...

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Unnamed Unclimbed Bigwalls – ~ 20,000 feet/6000 meters

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in Peak of the Month | 0 comments

This is one of many unnamed unclimbed granite big walls between the Baltoro...

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