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An Almost Unabridged Expedition Experience

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An Almost Unabridged Expedition Experience

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Himalayan Aerials Behind The Scenes Pt 3 Everest Base Camp

11/26/2015
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Go behind the scenes with Jon Miller and his TurboAce Matrix E quadcopter drone to see just how the high altitude Himalayan Aerials were filmed as a team of photographers made their way to Everest in May 2014, one month to the day after the fatal avalanche in April 2014. Please subscribe to my The […]

Dawa Yangzum Sherpa Nepal Earthquake Recovery Fundraiser

5/20/2015
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Dawa Yangzum Sherpa presents her experiences summiting Everest & K2 in “Mountaineering as a Woman in Today’s World”, a Nepal Earthquake recovery fundraiser for The Maya Sherpa Project. On July 24th, 2014 Dawa Yangzum became one of only 18 women to ever summit 8,611 m (28,251 feet) K2 in Pakistan. This achievement was the culmination […]

Himalayan Aerials Behind The Scenes Pt 2 Renjo La

9/25/2014
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Go behind the scenes with Jon Miller and his TurboAce Matrix E quadcopter drone to see just how the high altitude Himalayan Aerials were filmed as a team of photographers made their way to Everest in May 2014. Special thanks to Himalayan Workshops teammates Chris Marquardt, Hampus Haara and John Blitch for the behind the […]

Himalayan Aerials Behind The Scenes Pt 1 Lungden

9/4/2014
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Go behind the scenes with Jon Miller and his TurboAce Matrix E quadcopter drone to see just how the Himalayan Aerials were filmed as a team of photographers made their way to Everest in May 2014. Special thanks to Himalayan Workshops teammates Chris Marquardt, Hampus Haara and Joe Kraus for the behind the scenes footage […]

Flying A Drone At Everest – Himalayan Aerials

7/13/2014
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World exclusive high altitude aerial cinematography with a remote controlled drone quadcopter with footage of Everest Base Camp, Khumbu Ice Fall, Cho La Pass, Renjo La Pass, Gokyo as well as flights over Kathmandu, Nepal. In May 2014, we trekked to Everest Base Camp in Nepal with two drones: a DJI Phantom and a TurboAce […]

Bhutan 2014 Aerials Teaser

6/23/2014
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A brief taste of some amazing footage we filmed while on a Spring 2014 tour of Bhutan by way of Kathmandu. Much more to come. Bhutan is an incredible country and documenting it from the air was a unique experience. What an honor to film there with so many friends on the 2014 Himalayan Workshops […]

Alan Arnette Presents Summiting Nepal’s Manaslu

2/4/2014
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A fundraiser for dZi Foundation. To donate, please visit http://dzifoundation.org Fort Collins, Colorado resident Alan Arnette, 57, presents his September 2013 summit climb of Nepal’s Manaslu mountain (26,759’/8,156 meters). Manaslu is the world’s 8th highest mountain with a deadly reputation. Arnette trains on Colorado 14ers and has over 150 summits, plus 35 major expeditions including […]

Episode 197: Tales From The Tent

11/3/2013
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Waiting Out The Weather Part (K)2. Time begins to crawl to a standstill as the poor weather, rockfall and avalanche danger remains high across the entire route up K2. Brian Block decides to stay at base camp to continue resting up and recovering from his illness on Broad Peak while Fabrizio and some other combers […]

Episode 196: Welcome to K2

10/23/2013
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Not Ideal. With the Broad Peak climb over, Brian and the rest of the team turn their focus to K2. The weather is glorious as they pack up camp, say goodbye to friends who were only intent on climbing Broad Peak and make the move up the valley to K2. It all looks to be […]

Episode 195: The Broad Peak Summit Push

10/14/2013
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WHOMP! Brian Block and the rest of the Field Touring Alpine team make their way to High Camp 3 above 24,000 feet on Broad Peak to prepare for the final push to the summit. Conditions look perfect and the weather is clear and calm. However, the experienced climbers know that not everything is what it […]

2014 Everest Trek & Bhutan Tour Announcement

9/5/2013
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Are you a fan of The Rest of Everest and think it would be the adventure of a lifetime to visit Everest Base Camp yourself–and have the experience documented on the podcast? Well, then consider joining us as we return to Everest during the Spring 2014 climbing season! Chris Marquardt and I will once again […]

Episode 194: Burning…Stuff

8/28/2013
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The Nuclear Option. Summit day on Broad Peak is almost here as Brian Block and the team descend back down to Base Camp for one last rest before heading back up for the top. To pass the time at BC, the guys decide to once again show the glamorous side of expedition climbing as they […]

Episode 193: Turn The Lightbulb, Pet The Dog

8/21/2013
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No One Is Immune From The Dance! After descending back to Broad Peak Base Camp to avoid some bad weather moving in, the team passes time making calzones and exploring other ways to entertain themselves while waiting for the weather forecast to improve. Everyone is ready for summit day…now they just need a good weather […]

Episode 192: JENGA!

8/12/2013
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If You Pour It, They Will Come. The Field Touring Alpine Broad Peak Team decides to hold an open house at BP base camp and share what’s remaining of their liquor cache with the other teams climbing the mountain. As a side note, if you mention that you are going to hold a party at […]

Episode 191: Landing The MI-17

6/12/2013
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WHOMP WHOMP WHOMP WHOMP. In order to let the avalanche danger on Broad Peak settle down a bit, Brian and the rest of the team spend some quality time at their home-away-from-home; Base Camp. In addition to entertaining themselves with the familiar base camp electronics like iPods, DVD players and laptops…the team kicks it old-school […]

Episode 190: 5 Dudes in a Tent

6/5/2013
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Tickling The Mountain. The warm-up to K2 continues as Brian and the rest of the Broad Peak team establish Camp 1 by setting up tents and caching gear. The glorious, sunny and windless days have ended and some bad weather descends on the climbers forcing them back to base camp for a few days. Although […]

Episode 189: Practice Makes Perfect

5/29/2013
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Before You Can Go Up, You Must Learn To Come Down. Guides Ben, Rob and Brian continue showing their clients “the ropes” with an ascending and descending fixed lines workshop beneath Broad Peak. The weather continues to be cloudy yet unusually warm and windless. It all feels very enjoyable, like spending an afternoon at the beach. […]

Episode 188: Throwing Rocks

5/22/2013
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The Climb Begins! Brian Block and several members of his large group have arrived at Broad Peak base camp and begin the initial stage of the long climb to the 8051m/26,414′ summit. The weather is unusually calm and warm and they take advantage of it by conducting a mini ascending and descending workshop for their […]

Episode 187: Concordia

5/15/2013
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There She Is. The team is nearly finished with the approach trek to Broad Peak and K2 and finally reach the camp at Concordia. Concordia is a hub of sorts in the region as it sits at the confluence of the Baltoro Glacier and Godwin-Austen Glacier, between the base camps of several 8000m and 7000m […]

Episode 186: Camp Urdukas

5/7/2013
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Hiking On The Baltoro Glacier. BIDOW! The approach trek to K2 and Broad Peak continues as Brian and team reach the extraordinarily beautiful camp at Urdukas. After a night in this amazing camp they continue on towards the next camp at Goro II. At times the trail system becomes complex and faded because there are […]