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Wyoming cameraman details deadly day on Everest

JACKSON, Wyo. — When John Griber heard the roaring sound of an avalanche at around 6:30 a.m. April 18, he wasn't too concerned.

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Laramie native hikes peaks, teaches students to reflect

Laramie native hikes peaks, teaches students to reflect

CASPER, Wyo. — Laramie native and adventure writer Mark Jenkins has climbed Mount Everest, hitchhiked through Tibet, bicycled coast-to-coast across what was once the Soviet Union and written about canyoneering for Playboy magazine.

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Writer talks about climbing Everest

Writer talks about climbing Everest

POWELL ─ Mark Jenkins, an international alpinist and field staff writer for National Geographic magazine, will discuss his ascent of Mount Everest in a 4 p.m. free presentation Friday in Room 70 of the Fagerberg Building at Northwest College.

March 06, 2013 11:15 pmLoading…

Amazing gigapixel photo of Khumbu Glacier

If you've ever wanted to go to Mount Everest, or just like amazing photos, check out this gigapixel photo of the Khumbu Glacier.

January 03, 2013 2:45 pmLoading…
MSU professor tells students about Everest trip

MSU professor tells students about Everest trip

BOZEMAN — Even on Mount Everest, people see evidence of climate change.

June 01, 2012 8:45 pm Photos

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Wyoming climber Mark Jenkins bags Everest summit

LARAMIE — Laramie resident Mark Jenkins has reached the summit of Mount Everest.

May 25, 2012 5:01 pmLoading…
Outdoors just for kids: Bar-headed geese are high fliers

Outdoors just for kids: Bar-headed geese are high fliers

Bar-headed geese are pretty amazing fliers. During their twice-annual migrations, they fly over the top of the highest mountains in the world, the Himalayas. The highest mountain in the world, Mount Everest at 29,029 feet above sea level, is in the Himalayas.

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Just when you thought things couldn't get any crazier: Adventurer makes wingsuit flight to land at Everest base camp

Just when you thought things couldn't get any crazier: Adventurer makes wingsuit flight to land at Everest base camp

Adventurers continue to seek new firsts in unusual ways, which keeps getting harder as people push the envelope more and more.

April 18, 2011 9:38 am Video Photos

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Gear junkie: Eric Larsen details top 'Save the Poles' expedition gear

Gear junkie: Eric Larsen details top 'Save the Poles' expedition gear

As world-record attempts go, Eric Larsen’s “Save the Poles” expedition was a doozy. In 2009, the Minnesota-based explorer set out to be the first person to visit three literal “ends of the Earth” — the North Pole, the South Pole, and the summit of Mount Everest — in a single year’s time.

March 24, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Former Billings resident fulfills Everest dream

Former Billings resident fulfills Everest dream

After decades of planning, saving and dreaming, Pete Solie made his childhood fantasy come true on May 17 when he summitted 29,028-foot high Mount Everest.

August 07, 2010 12:10 am Photos

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Documentary details Bozeman climber’s ascent of Mount Everest using 1920s gear

Documentary details Bozeman climber’s ascent of Mount Everest using 1920s gear

A pair of wool pants could have kept a less-experienced climber from summiting Mount Everest in 2007, but Bozeman climber Conrad Anker, straddled with gear and clothing from 1924, accomplished what George Mallory likely did not.

December 18, 2009 12:15 am Photos

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National Geographic Entertainment

National Geographic Entertainment

Anker, left, and Houlding concentrate fully on the details of their Mount Everest expedition during a planning meeting at base camp. (Courtesyphoto)\

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