London Hikers is a London-based group of outdoors enthusiasts, organising activities from hiking to mountaineering, horse riding, biking, paddling. The group also fosters nature conservation and training courses around the outdoors disciplines
In the wake of the Everest icefall avalanche tragedy, another controversy is brewing on Everest. One climber at Everest Basecamp sent us the inside track on power struggles, bans on climbing and even threats of violence towards Sherpas.
In your flight to the crags this spring, don’t forget about the birds. For many climbers, spring is the light at the end of the long winter tunnel. But in your rush for the crag, don’t forget that there could be nesting birds on some climbs.