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British climber Kenton Cool crosses a precipice at the ice fall about halfway up the south side of Mount Everest as he was acclimatising for his summit attempt on May (AFP Photo)

Descending Gasherbrum III on the way down from C2. The night was a normal -25 -30C, but when the sun comes up it feels warm at once. The ridge is quite sharp with drops of 400-500m on both sides.  In the background: To the left Baltoro Kangri (7800m) and Gasherbrum VI/Chochordin Peak (7003m).

Descending Gasherbrum III on the way down from The night was a normal but when the sun comes up it feels warm at once. The ridge is quite sharp with drops of on both sides. In the background: To the left Baltoro Kangri and Gasherbrum VI/Chochordin Peak

Ice Climbing on Mount Everest. Tibetan name for Mount Everest is Qomolangma

Ice Climbing on Mount Everest. Tibetan name for Mount Everest is Qomolangma - Even though I don't have the physical strength to do this, climbing Mount Everest has always been a distant dream of mine (:

A British mother, Alison Hargreaves, became the first woman to conquer Everest without oxygen or the help of Sherpas on this day 13th May, 1995

house-under-a-rock: “Alison Hargreaves ascending Mt Kantega, Nepal, in 1986 “Her ambition aimed to climb the three highest peaks in the world, Everest, and Kangchenjunga. She died on the descent.

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