Mount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii’s Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that’s been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world’s tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.
Jeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here’s what he had to say.
The Bradford Washburn American Mountaineering Museum in Golden has some amazing history inside. The museum is a good deal, too.
A woman from Vail is the first American woman to complete the Everest Trilogy, summiting three of the world’s highest peaks.
Generations of climbers have been inspired by the simple fact that a mountain is there. That’s the basis of a new IMAX movie at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
Golden is now home to a one-of-a-kind museum. The Bradford Washburn American Mountaineering Museum is dedicated to mountains and mountain climbing.