Ama Dablam is a technical mountain but, with the use of fixed ropes, it is within the realm of mere mortals. But you still need to have a few things covered to have any realistic chance for summit glory. … More 10 things to consider before climbing Ama Dablam
Good books on the Himalayas are hard to find. Books pertaining to the Himalayan inquisition are either not in circulation or come with a hefty price tag. Luckily The Himalayan Club Library in Mumbai comes to the rescue. … More How to find best books on the Himalayas to read
Mountaineering in India benefited from an immediate injection of climbing pedigree brought forth by a few decorated ascensionists in 2016. While the compass of many mountaineers remained fixed on Everest, there are a few who chose arduous climbs over famed Himalayan peaks. We list 4 most significant, innovative ascents during 2016 in the Indian Himalayas. They make the cut for their groundbreaking new routes and first free ascents feat. … More 4 outstanding Alpine climbs of 2016 in the Indian Himalayas you should know about
Finding the Himalayan Neverland has never been so easy now than ever before. Thanks to Google’s latest experimental App that makes exploring the Himalayas super fun for kids and adults alike. With Google’s new android App, exploring the Himalayas will never be boring again. Google has created something that’s as educational as it’s fun. We investigate … More Having fun with Verne The Himalayas
For the first time in India’s sports history, the World Cup in Bouldering is to be hosted in India in May 2016. Hosting a World Cup in India is a huge deal. This is set to put India and its budding climbing athletes at the forefront of international sports. We share 5 of the most promising Indian Climbers to look out at IFSC Climbing World Cup at Navi Mumbai in May 2016. … More 5 most promising Indian Climbers to look out for at IFSC Climbing World Cup 2016
This year’s prestigious Banff Mountain and Sundance Film Festivals showcased some of the most intense Mountain Documentary Films to be seen. Few of the movies stood out capturing the spirit of climbing in the Himalayas.
We list three most well-received Himalayan Documentary Films of 2015 and why you should not miss them. They are our most anticipated Himalayan Films as we wait for its release for Asian audiences. … More 3 most anticipated Himalayan Documentary Films of 2015
Can a movie accurately depict the real life events of a tragedy of the magnitude of what happened in Everest in 1996? Everest, the movie re-opens old wounds and debate on climbing the highest mountain in the world. … More Does Everest, The Movie encapsulates the spirit of mountain madness?