Descending Everest: The Gnarliest Run on Earth

Two skiers, one snowboarder, three jaw-dropping tales of their Everest descent.

14:29 20th March 2014 by Heather Irvine @heather_irv
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Everest is one of the most unforgiving mountains on the planet. Every year, lives are lost on the world’s highest peak. With inclines of up to 60 degrees, descents can get pretty hairy by foot. Now imagine taking that on with a pair of skis or a snowboard strapped to your feet. This graphic guide tells the story of three individuals who did just that.

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