The world-class mountaineers were climbing Alberta’s Howse Peak on Tuesday, April 16th when a large avalanche carried them to their likely deaths.
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Light and fast was the name of the game in the Himalayas this season.
The world’s highest mountain is once again open for business.
Having set their eyes on this massif in 1993, their ten-year climbing partnership brought them back 20 years later to see it through till the summit .