Scott Doolan, 28, was paralysed from the waist down as a teenager.
"The thing about kerosene is, if you drink it you start burping and you get the runs. "
The Matterhorn is hugely popular with skiers and climbers, but this beautiful mountain can also be deadly. We spent some time with Air Zermatt, a rescue team dedicated to saving lives on 'the Horn'.
"I don't need a man to climb a mountain," says Khumalo, who hopes to become the first black African woman to summit the world's highest peak.
Having climbed the Seven Summits and reached both poles for a record Explorers Grand Slam, Colin O’Brady has as many high-altitude expedition miles under his belt in the past six months as anyone on earth. We talked to him during his bid for Denali.
Some came back to the mountain out of love, others out of economic necessity.
Climb “The Nose” of Yosemite Park from the comfort of your desk chair.