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November 4, 2009
On day 26 of a ski-mountaineering expedition to Nepal, the crew takes their first turns. Writer Devon O'Neil likens this to how a bear must feel when he finds his first unlocked dumpster after a winter of hibernation.
September 21, 2009
Until recently western Nepal had been mountaineering no-man's land: dangerous, politically unstable, and nearly impossible to get to. Now, three ski mountaineers from the U.S. are attempting to summit and ski peaks in the remote Saipal region.