Articles tagged “climbing”

Mount Everest to See Record Number of Climbers

Mount Everest to See Record Number of Climbers

Binaj Gurubacharya, Associated Press

Mount Everest seems ripe for overtourism. The difference here, rather than in Venice for example, is that overcrowding can be deadly.

3 years ago

Matterhorn Closes to Hikers on 10th Anniversary of First Climb

Matterhorn Closes to Hikers on 10th Anniversary of First Climb

Associated Press

Sitting back and taking it all in from the ground rather than seeing multiple teams crowd their way to the top seems like the more appropriate way to remember the anniversary.

4 years ago