Mountaineering

Vikas Dimri made it to the summit in 2018, a year after harsh weather made him turn back just metres from the top
A scene from ‘Meru’

The view from the top

4 min read . 09 Mar 2019
A view of K2, the world’s second highest peak at 8,611m, which Maya Sherpa climbed in 2014. Photo: Alamy

Climbing the K2: Into thin air

8 min read . 08 Jul 2018
A line of climbers on the Lhotse Face, Mount Everest, Solu-Khumbu region, Nepal. Photo: Alamy
The Kalsubai temple on the summit. Photo: Tania Mukherjee

Kalsubai: A treat for trekkers

3 min read . 30 Mar 2018
The Malik twins. Photo: The Himalayan Club
Arjun Vajpai reached the summit before dawn along with his two Sherpas after a 7-hour, all-night climb through rocky steps, mixed snow and a long traverse to the top.

Arjun Vajpai scales Mt Cho Oyu

1 min read . 05 Oct 2016