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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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Why You Should Be Following National Geographic's Instagram

The "Thank God Ledge" Yosemite National Park, California, USA. Photograph by Jimmy Chin.

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10 Questions with Adventure Travel Expert Jimmy Chin

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

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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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Climbing rock formations in the remote Ennedi plateau in Central Chad Photo by Jimmy Chin/Barcroft Media

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Mount Chomolungma (Everest). The glaciers surrounding these snow-capped peaks are receding at a threatening rate. Photo: Jimmy Chin

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