Alps

Latok I Finally Climbed by the North Ridge!

August 13, 2018 denalimi973 0

  Huge news out of Pakistan: the north ridge of Latok I (7,145 meters)—until now, arguably the biggest outstanding prize in high-altitude climbing—has finally been climbed, by the Slovenians Aleš Česen and Luka Stražar and […]

Alps

Hiking the Swiss Alps in Style

July 19, 2018 denalimi973 0

  In much of the world, backpacking means a a rugged pair of boots, a heavy pack slung over the shoulders, a sleeping pad on the ground, and freeze-dried food. But in the Swiss Alps, […]