Category Archive for: ‘First Ascent’

John Evans journailing in Antarctica.

Legendary Climbs of John Evans Now Available

“You should come up to Evergreen and have dinner with my brother, John, sometime. He’s done some big climbs over …

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Everest South Col Panorama

In 2009, our Eddie Bauer Return to Everest team had a day to kill at the South Col on Everest …

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The Bhagirathi (Ganges) River roars through the narrow valley of Gangotri, Uttarakhand, India.

Thursday Thought – The Indian Tapestry: No Single Story

“You will always cherish it. It’s like India – you’ll never see only those old, broken, and dirty threads again, …

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A woman prays at Ganga Sagar, the sacred spot in the Sundarban Islands where the Ganges River meets the sea. Photo © Jake Norton.

Flowing with the Ganges

Live now on the Eddie Bauer “Live Your Adventure” blog is my final post on #GangaS2S, the epic journey David …

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Jake Norton and Pete McBride testing the upper reaches of the Ganges River near the base of the spectacular peak named Shivling. Photo © David Morton.

Ganga: Revered and Reviled by David Morton

David Morton, my partner along with Pete McBride on the #GangaS2S Expedition this autumn, wrote a great post on the …

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Traffic Flows through India

Now live on the Eddie Bauer “Live Your Adventure” blog is a post I wrote on the chaos – and …

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THE CAUSE: JAKE NORTON DISCOVERS THE SOURCE OF HIS CHALLENGE21 CLEAN WATER MISSION

Without knowledge action is useless, and knowledge without action is futile. – Abu Bakr – Sitting, shivering in the frigid …

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Everest’s West Ridge, World Water Day, and Why Am I Here?

Tom Hornbein on the West Ridge, 1963 I’m about to head out the door on my seventh Everest expedition, this …

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Challenge21 Announces 21 Days of Giving…and Winning!

Tomorrow's a big day – December 1. First and foremost, it's my amazing wife's (and Challenge21 co-founder) birthday. Wende will …

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MountainFilm & Outside In Aspen: Join In the Fun & Conversation!

In my line of work, I'm honored to be able to participate in a lot of great events across   the …

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