Author Archive for: ‘Jake Norton’


Interview with Jake on “The Commentator”

Just before the holidays, I posted some thoughts on an article – Mount Everest is Man’s Mental Achilles Heel – …

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In Memoriam: Bradford Washburn, 1910-2007

With great sadness I received the news this morning that Bradford Washburn, an inspirational man, climber, photographer, and academic with …

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Mallory’s Insights on the Mountains

George Mallory has always been known not only for his climbing prowess and mysterious disappearance on Everest with Irvine in …

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Everest Ethics

I just came across an interesting video on the Forbes website. It is an interview with Everest climber Robert Anderson …

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Everest Weather Today

Current weather on Mount Everest

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Let’s say thanks…

Regardless of what you think of the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, one thing is clear: our troops deserve …

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Why do we climb? Because it’s there?

I recently read and commented on an interesting article on Blog Critics entitled Mount Everest is Man’s Mental Achilles Heel. …

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Photos on Flickr

I recently started using Flickr to upload and share images from my travels and expeditions around the world. It is …

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Sherpa cam

In 2003, I was hired by the Outdoor Life Network to photograph and then film the Global Extremes – Mt. …

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Jake featured in Professional Speaker Magazine!

My profile in Professional Speaker Magazine, the official magazine of the National Speakers Association, just came out in the December, 2006, edition.

I was featured as part of the “Welcome Home” series, which features a new member of NSA each month with a focus on members whose story is unique.

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