Tag: everest

Climb a mountain and help change a life

October 10, 2012   |   Events, News, Outside   |   0 Comments

Have you ever thought about climbing a mountain? Now’s your chance to do it, and help someone else out along the way.

Big City Mountaineers has just announced the dates and locations of their 2013 Summit For Someone climbs!

Here’s how it works: you pledge to raise a pre-determined amount of money to benefit Big City Mountaineers. If you meet that pledge, you are given the opportunity to participate in one of 19 incredible climbing experiences guided by world-class guides and you’ll [...] Read More >

Teen who summited Everest to tackle Antarctica Next

December 10, 2011   |   Outside   |   0 Comments

15-year-old Jordan Romero made international headlines last year when he set the world record by climbing Mount Everest. The California teenager has another big challenge ahead. Jordan will travel to Antarctica to begin ascending 16,000 feet up Mount Vinson Massif, the tallest mountain on the continent.

Best of luck to Jordan as he tackles Mount Vinson Massif! You can track his progress on his personal website here.

Jordan Romero, pictured on Carstensz Pyramid, wearing [...] Read More >