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from The New Yorker

Everest Two Ways

After skiing a few hundred feet from the summit, I caught up to Kit and Rob DesLauriers at the Hillary Step. We clipped into ropes to rappel down the forty-foot rock band at 28,840 feet, then skied across to the exposed ridge to the South Summit. Photograph by Jimmy Chin.

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from The New Yorker

Everest Two Ways

Jimmy Chin, a National Geographic photographer, as well as a climber and a skier, and Conrad Anker share a selection of their photographs

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[ @ ] natgeo Photo by @jimmy_chin @Eva Markowski always in the right place at the right time. Searching for first ski descents in Sichuan Province, China w @ingridbackstrom and @giuliamonego. After a month in the mountains, we eventually skied the first descent of 20,000ft Reddommaine Peak in the Minya Konka Range. #unforgettable #exploration #taoofkasha

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from Telegraph.co.uk

Extreme rock climber Alex Honnold tackles cliff faces around the globe

Alex Honnold climbing on Separate Reality, a difficult over hanging roof crack in Yosemite National Park, California Picture: BARCROFT MEDIA/Jimmy Chin

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from Fodor's

10 Questions with Adventure Travel Expert Jimmy Chin

Mountain-climber/ photographer: 10 Questions with Adventure Travel Expert Jimmy Chin.

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The two great risks are risking too much and risking too little. Photographer, filmmaker and longtime The North Face athlete Jimmy Chin's pursuit of life's m...

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