Mount Everest The British Story

Mount Everest

Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world’ has captivated British mountaineers for decades. It is the ultimate symbol of human endeavour where many mountaineers have gone to fulfil their dreams, resulting in triumph and tragedy.

On ‘Mount Everest The British Story’ you can learn about the past and present British expeditions from our detailed Mount Everest History pages. Read the weird and wonderful Mount Everest Facts or take a look at our exclusive interviews from those who have reached the highest summit in the world.

Learn about what may have happened to Mallory and Irvine on that fateful day in 1924. Did they reach the summit? Where is the missing camera? What step did Odell see the two climbers at? Read the answers to these questions and more in the articles by researcher Philip Summers.

Get motivated by the complete up to date Summiteers List or our Gallerys where you will find photographs of the mountain and British climbers standing on the summit.

During the climbing season you can follow any British climbers aiming to climb Mount Everest by reading our daily dispatches. You can also keep up to date with all the Mount Everest News from around the world.

Latest News

Sherpa climbers seek social security
Sherpa climbers who guide their foreign clients to the top of the mountains including Mount Everest have urged the concerned stakeholders to ensure social security for them.
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25 Women to ride to Everest Base Camp on their motorbikes
A UK woman is set to lead an all female team from Kathmandu to the Everest Base Camp riding their motorbikes, for the first time ever.
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British Mount Everest Expeditions
I have up dated this page with details of the 2018 British Mount Everest Expeditions that include, route, members names, who reached the summit, height reached and more.
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Mount Everest