and Don: Broad Peak 2005 : Finally Moving!
and Don: Broad Peak 2005: Diego's Lucky Horseshoe; was the Porter as Lucky?
and Don: Broad Peak 2005: Finally on the Hill
and Don: Broad Peak 2005: camp 2 helping with the rescue
and Don: Broad Peak 2005: No summits and Everyone's Alive
Mike and Don: Broad Peak 2005: The
Mike Farris has been climbing
rock and ice since 1975 and has climbed in Alaska, Canada, Argentina, Nepal,
as well as all across the USA. He reached 8000m on the North Face of
Kangchenjunga in 2002 and 7900m on Broad Peak in 2004. He is the author of
Rock Climbing: Minnesota and Wisconsin and is Associate Professor of
Biology at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota.
has climbed big wall routes on Baffin Island, alpine ice routes in the Rockies
and Sierras, and alpine rock routes in many places around the world--many of
them solo. Don lives in Bishop, California and is part of the Inyo County
Search and Rescue team.
Sport Everest Boot has made some minor changes by adding
more Kevlar. USES Expeditions / High
altitude / Mountaineering in extremely cold conditions / Isothermal to
-75°F Gore-Tex® Top dry / Evazote Reinforcements with aramid threads.
Avg. Weight: 5 lbs 13 oz Sizes: 5 - 14 DESCRIPTION Boot with semi-rigid
shell and built-in Gore-Tex® gaiter reinforced by aramid threads, and
removable inner slipper Automatic crampon attachment Non-compressive
fastening Double zip, so easier to put on Microcellular midsole to
increase insulation Removable inner slipper in aluminized alveolate
Fiberglass and carbon footbed Cordura + Evazote upper Elasticated
Expedition footwear for
mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold. NOTE US
SIZES LISTED. See more here.
weather, high altitude double boot for extreme conditions The Olympus
Mons is the perfect choice for 8000-meter peaks. This super lightweight
double boot has a PE thermal insulating inner boot that is coupled with
a thermo-reflective outer boot with an integrated gaiter. We used a
super insulating lightweight PE outsole to keep the weight down and the
TPU midsole is excellent for crampon compatibility and stability on
steep terrain. WEIGHT: 39.86 oz • 1130 g LAST: Olympus Mons
CONSTRUCTION: Inner: Slip lasted Outer: Board Lasted OUTER BOOT: Cordura®
upper lined with dual-density PE micro-cellular thermal insulating
closed cell foam and thermo-reflective aluminium facing/ Insulated
removable footbed/ Vibram® rubber rand
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