The MountainWorld Blog by Jake Norton

The MountainWorld Blog by Jake Norton

Edward Norton’s “Donate to Drink” Video features Jake Norton’s Images

Edward Norton – no not my father, although his name is Edward Norton, too, and, also not Teddy Norton of …

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My Rwenzori Reflections: What Really Matters…

I finally wrote up my reflections on the Rwenzori Expedition. Stop on over at the Challenge21 blog if you're interested …

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Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Rocks Nepal…When is the next one?

A massive, magnitude 6.9 earthquake rocked the far eastern region of Nepal yesterday, along its border with the Indian state …

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In Memoriam: Walter Bonatti, 1930-2011

There are a few names that are synonymous with historic, legendary alpinism: Messner, Kukuczka, Buhl, etc. And, sadly, one of …

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Climb For Sudan: Determination for a Great Cause

As many of you know, I was honored a few months back when Joe Rogers and Nick Spivey asked me …

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From Everest to Blackpool: Alfred Gregory’s Work on Display & Auction

Alfred Gregory is not exactly a household name, but his work in 1953 was seen by millions around the world. …

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It’s been a tough few

It’s been a tough few days, with massive highs and deep, dark lows. But, we’ve got an incredible team – …

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A Short Update from Kampala, Uganda

The whole team and I spent the day taking in some of the sights of Kampala today, as well as …

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A Great Need: Water in Rulindo, Rwanda

Hello from Kampala, Uganda! I just spent a powerful two days in Rulindo, Rwanda, seeing the need for water and …

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The Rwandan Genocide Memorial Centre

A new post is up (Hope From the Ashes: The Rwandan Genocide Memorial) from me over at the Challenge21 blog …

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