Mount Everest 1938

It’s 1938, the British have thrown everything they’ve got at Everest but they’ve still not reached the summit. War in Europe seems inevitable; the Empire is shrinking. Still reeling from failure in 1936, the British are granted one more permit by the Tibetans, one more chance to climb the mountain. Only limited resources are available, so can a small team

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Everest Summit Claims in Doubt

On 8 June, multiple news outlets reported that Pune couple Dinesh and Tarkeshwari Rathod had become the first Indian couple to scale Mount Everest. However, several mountaineers who have been in the field for years say they have found inaccuracies in the couple’s story. Some allege the Rathods did not make it to the peak and instead falsified documents and

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Articles

The following Mount Everest Articles have now had photographs added to them. What do climbers eat on Mount Everest? Geology of Mount Everest How Important are Sherpa’s on Mount Everest?  

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Gallery

I have updated the Gallery with a photograph of British climber Alan Wade on the summit of Mount Everest on the 16th May 2011. Are you a British climber who has stood on the summit of Mount Everest? Would you like to see your Summit pose photograph in my Gallery? If so, please contact me, thank you.

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Jo Bradshaw Interview

British climber Jo Bradshaw reached the summit of Mount Everest on the 19th May 2016. She has kindly taken time out from her busy schedule to do an interview for this website. Jo Bradshaw Interview

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Gallery

I have updated the Gallery with a photograph of British climber Mary Scannell on the summit of Mount Everest on the 19th May 2016. Are you a British climber who has stood on the summit of Mount Everest? Would you like to see your Summit pose photograph in my Gallery? If so, please contact me, thank you.

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I want to climb Everest 10 times

Last month Lhakpa Sherpa, reached the peak of Mount Everest for the seventh time, breaking her own world record for the number of ascents by a woman. But she told BBC Nepali’s Surendra Phuyal that she isn’t done with climbing yet. Lounging on a sofa at her brother’s home in Kathmandu, Lhakpa looked sunburned and a little exhausted as she

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Gallery

I have updated the Gallery with a photograph of British climber Jo Bradshaw on the summit of Mount Everest on the 19th May 2016. Are you a British climber who has stood on the summit of Mount Everest? Would you like to see your Summit pose photograph in my Gallery? If so, please contact me, thank you.

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Gallery

I have updated the Gallery with a photograph of British climber Mick Allen on the summit of Mount Everest on the 22nd May 2016. Are you a British climber who has stood on the summit of Mount Everest? Would you like to see your Summit pose photograph in my Gallery? If so, please contact me, thank you.

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