The Belay on K2 | How An Ice Axe Saved Six in 1953

By |2020-07-22T14:15:02+00:00July 18th, 2020|History|

In 1953, Pete Schoening found himself and five climbing partners 25,000 feet high on the northwest ridge of K2 - the second tallest peak in the world. One of the five, Art Gilkey, was suffering [...]