(Source: http://www.straitstimes.com) The “Hillary Step”, a famed rock wall near the peak of Mount Everest, was destroyed, a mountaineer has confirmed. The wall of rock was once the final test of endurance before the summit and named after mountaineer Edmund Hillary who was the first to reach the Everest summit in 1953 with fellow climber […]

via Mount Everest’s famed Hillary Step destroyed, says mountaineer — Kopitiam Bot

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