William Wacker tells the story of the first successful climb of a remote Southeast Alaskan peak in nearly 40 years, after many attempts by a cast of local characters.More
A Russian team perseveres to make the first ascent of Muztagh's impressive northeast spur.More
The 18-pitch, 5.12 route was completed after a decade of attempts by Peter Croft, Dave Nettle, and Brandon Thau.More
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