billi bierling female mountaineer and journalist from Germany

17th May update from Makalu

A short update via Billi’s friend Elke: “Back at ABC, due to strong winds, waiting for another weather window”. Billi’s Twitter updates via her satelite phone are now on the homepage: http://www.billibierling.com/




Billi on Twitter

Hopefully will will now also being on Twitter and posting from her satphone over the coming days. Hopefully. Follow her here: https://twitter.com/BilliBierling Tweets by @BilliBierling




Robot update

Robot here. Received a small text from Billi yesterday. It mentioned that she is safe and well and hoping to be up the around 29 September (i.e. today). She says also that she is feeling… (Read More)




Expedition cancelled

Most of you might have heard already that Russell Brice has cancelled all his Himalayan expeditions for this season. The reason is the particularly dangerous route through the icefall this year as well as the… (Read More)