Cornell's story of accomplishment is expounded upon by Conrad Anker, as he provides context into the difficulty and notoriety of the route.
How Conrad Anker sparked change in Michigan's youth at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Join David Lama from advanced basecamp to summit on his successful solo push for the first ascent of Lunag Ri, a previously unclimbed peak of 6,907 meters on the border between Nepal and Tibet. On October 23, 2018 the Austrian with Nepali heritage set out carrying a POV camera and was followed by a drone navigated from advanced basecamp.
After failing twice with Conrad Anker, Lama made the first ascent of the peak's true summit by himself.
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The bodies of Alex Lowe and David Bridges were found April 27 on Shishapangma, in Tibet. Ueli Steck and David Goettler discovered them while acclimatizing for an ascent of Shishapangma’s South Face.