Summer in Pakistan – Gasherbrum 2

I was last in Pakistan in 2006. Things have changed somewhat and their excitement at having Imran Khan as PM is clear. The summer season started with a lot of snow which meant great climbing conditions once it had consolidated and we were the first to summit Gasherbrum 2, well ahead of the other groups.Continue reading “Summer in Pakistan – Gasherbrum 2”

A taste of adventure

If you’re in Dubai, come and see the talk at SportsZone on 10th February 2015 I’ve led expeditions to the most dangerous and beautiful mountains in the world. Taken clients into the Death Zone and returned. I now brings his tales from over 8000m to Dubai. The evening will show adventures from the Middle EastContinue reading “A taste of adventure”

Broad Peak overlooking K2

High on Broad Peak, 8051m, also known as K3 This is the 12th highest mountain in the world In the background, the giant and unmistakable pyramid of K2