Tagged with Himalaya

Mountain Books for Rainy Days: ‘Shipton and Tilman: The Great Decade of Himalayan Exploration’ – Reviewed

‘Shipton and Tilman: The Great Decade of Himalayan Exploration’ by Jim Perrin, published by Arrow Books in 2014. If your interests tend towards exploratory missions with small teams and an ‘alpine style’ then you walk, whether you know it or not, in the footsteps of Eric Shipton and BillĀ Tilman. Their explorations through some of the … Continue reading

“Go Gently”: Cold, Film Review

Just thought I would throw up some quick thoughts around the recent film ‘Cold’. The work of Cory Richards and editor Anson Fogel, ‘Cold’ documents Richards ascent of Gasherbraum II in the winter of 2011 with Simone Moro and Denis Urubko. Shot by Richards on a DSLR while on the route, the film follows the … Continue reading