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# mountain - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

This crazy footage shows a climber lose his grip and slide 100ft down a mountain
# Found Footage
From The42
# Found Footage

This crazy footage shows a climber lose his grip and slide 100ft down a mountain

Mar 12th 2013, 4:57 PM 1,912 Views 0 Comments

And he somehow walked away unhurt.

Here's what it looks like to fall 100ft down a mountainside
# Terrifying
From The Daily Edge
# Terrifying

Here's what it looks like to fall 100ft down a mountainside

Mar 12th 2013, 10:57 AM 9,406 Views 23 Comments

In the first person.

# mountain - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Irish climber Ian McKeever dies on Mt Kilimanjaro
# RIP
# RIP

Irish climber Ian McKeever dies on Mt Kilimanjaro

Jan 3rd 2013, 7:35 AM 20,603 Views 21 Comments

The well-known figure in adventure sports was leading a group of charity fundraisers up the mountain when lightning struck.

# mountain - Friday 21 December, 2012

French police arrest men with machetes at 'doomsday' village
# Doomsday
# Doomsday

French police arrest men with machetes at 'doomsday' village

Dec 21st 2012, 1:57 PM 12,114 Views 40 Comments

Some believe the Pic de Bugarach mountain will open on the last day… and aliens will emerge with spaceships to save nearby humans.

# mountain - Sunday 16 December, 2012

NASA spacecraft to fly into moon mountain - on purpose
# Moon Impact
# Moon Impact

NASA spacecraft to fly into moon mountain - on purpose

Dec 16th 2012, 4:56 PM 9,445 Views 31 Comments

The Ebb and Flow lunar probes will be purposely sent to impact with a mountain because of their low orbit and low fuel levels.

# mountain - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Avalanche kills nine climbers in Nepal
# Mount Manaslu
# Mount Manaslu

Avalanche kills nine climbers in Nepal

Sep 23rd 2012, 1:44 PM 5,017 Views 5 Comments

The avalanche occurred on the world’s eighth highest mountain.

# mountain - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Three casualties from Croagh Patrick pilgrimage
# Mayo
# Mayo

Three casualties from Croagh Patrick pilgrimage

Jul 29th 2012, 5:48 PM 9,506 Views 25 Comments

An elderly woman, a teenage boy and a man received medical attention after attempting to climb the mountain as part of the annual Reek Sunday Pilgrimage.

# mountain - Monday 21 May, 2012

Three climbers die on Mount Everest, two still missing
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Three climbers die on Mount Everest, two still missing

May 21st 2012, 8:40 AM 3,418 Views 1 Comment

The three climbers were descending the mountain when a wind storm hit the mountain.

# mountain - Friday 25 November, 2011

Man dies after fall on Croagh Patrick
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man dies after fall on Croagh Patrick

Nov 25th 2011, 4:33 PM 4,256 Views 3 Comments

The body of the man in his 60s was discovered by climbers on the Mayo mountain this afternoon.

# mountain - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Lost climbers rescued in Wicklow - thanks to their smartphones
# Rescue
# Rescue

Lost climbers rescued in Wicklow - thanks to their smartphones

Jun 8th 2011, 3:04 PM 1,145 Views 12 Comments

The group were stranded by descending cloud and poor visibility, but mountain rescue teams used co-ordinates from the hikers’ GPS-enabled phones to pinpoint their location.

# mountain - Sunday 13 February, 2011

Walkers rescued from Wicklow Mountains
# Rescue
# Rescue

Walkers rescued from Wicklow Mountains

Feb 13th 2011, 11:10 AM 1,473 Views 0 Comments

Rescue teams carried injured woman 2.5km down mountain last night after her group became caught in descending cloud on Lugnaquillia.