Weekly trekking tales #17
Kangchenjunga Base camp
Jimmy Chen on Meru and beyond
As an adventurer, alpinist and skier, Chin, 42, has crossed the Chang Tang Peninsula of northwestern Tibet unsupported on foot and skied from the summit of Everest. He also claimed the first ascent on the central pillar of Mt. Meru in India, known as “The Shark’s Fin,” which is the subject of his latest and critically-acclaimed film “Meru” co-directed with his wife, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi.
The Clymb interviews Jimmy Chen. Read more.
Book preview - Finest routes in the Alps.
Ben Tibbetts is an adventure photographer and IFMGA British Mountain Guide based in Chamonix, France. He is working on a book of the finest routes in the Alps, available in 2017
Skurka on Suunto
Andrew Skurka reviews Suunto Dual Comfort Belt and finds some issues with quality.