SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A 10-year-old Colorado girl scaled Yosemite National Park's El Capitan and may have become the youngest person to climb one of the most celebrated and challenging peaks in the world.
A Virginia man believed missing on California’s Mt. Whitney is an accomplished hiker and marathon runner who has been determined to summit the peak since a failed attempt last year, his family said Tuesday.
Two Swiss mountaineers have landed a small plane less than 400 metres from the summit of Mont Blanc before heading for the top of Europe’s tallest peak with police in pursuit. The pair landed the aircraft
Patricia Stoops worked at Glick Middle School in Modesto, where she co-founded a program that plans service trips for students A beloved middle school educator from California died earlier this month something
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK — I’d been a professional climber almost half my life by the time I turned 30. I’d free climbed El Capitan in Yosemite National Park more times than any other woman. I’d established
1 dead, 6 rescued after avalanche leaves climbing group stranded at 17,390 feet on Pakistani mountain
One climber is dead and six others were rescued Tuesday morning after an avalanche struck the group, leaving them stranded at more than 17,000 feet. The team, consisting of four Italians and three Pakistanis,
Luke Rasmussen, aka PhLuke Photos, has two passions: climbing and photography. Although he initially kept them separate, he has since combined the two fields in one spectacular way. Rasmussen produces