The 1996 Adventure Consultants team; highlighted is Rob Hall.
The 1996 Adventure Consultants team; highlighted is Rob Hall.

The typical route up Everest, also the one taken by the teams on Everest in 1996.
The typical route up Everest, also the one taken by the teams on Everest in 1996.






The view from the summit
The view from the summit



Looking up at the summit
Looking up at the summit

The Hillary Step, the most technically difficult part of the summit push.
The Hillary Step, the most technically difficult part of the summit push.


The Western Cwm
The Western Cwm


A gigantic ice serac perched precariously over descending climbers.
A gigantic ice serac perched precariously over descending climbers.





Traversing a crevasse in the Icefall.
Traversing a crevasse in the Icefall.

Beck Weathers' severe frostbite being treated at Camp 4.
Beck Weathers' severe frostbite being treated at Camp 4.