Goto Chockstone Home

  Tech Tips

      Sponsored By

Chockstone Photography
Australian Landscape Photography by Michael Boniwell
Australian Landscape Prints

Chockstone Forum - General Discussion

General Climbing Discussion

Topic Date User
Watch First Ascent on Nat Geo Adventure 6-Jan-2010 At 6:45:30 PM foreverabumbly
On 6/01/2010 Wendy wrote:
>Sounds a bit like the quality show on the ABC a while ago, can't remember
>the name of it. Two guys roaming around mountains being nongs, like getting
>guided up Mt Blanc in order to ski down, but expecting to fly out of London
>and be on top of Mt Blanc the next day and surprise surprise, they had
>to turn back with altitude sickness. The next episode they tandem skydived
>over the Eiger. I can remember the review of it in the paper though, for
>the classic line "where's an avalanche when you need one?"

I remember that, it was hilarious. This is a bit more serious, it had a section showing Dean Potter for eg. It has genuine climbing footage. IT showed Dean soloing the Eiger North with a base jumping rig on in case he fell.

There are 30 replies to this topic.


Home | Guide | Gallery | Tech Tips | Articles | Reviews | Dictionary | Forum | Links | About | Search
Chockstone Photography | Landscape Photography Australia | Australian Landscape Photography | Landscape Photos Australia

Please read the full disclaimer before using any information contained on these pages.

Australian Panoramic | Australian Coast | Australian Mountains | Australian Countryside | Australian Waterfalls | Australian Lakes | Australian Cities | Australian Macro | Australian Wildlife
Landscape Photo | Landscape Photography | Landscape Photography Australia | Fine Art Photography | Wilderness Photography | Nature Photo | Australian Landscape Photo | Stock Photography Australia | Landscape Photos | Panoramic Photos | Panoramic Photography Australia | Australian Landscape Photography | High Country Mountain Huts | Mothers Day Gifts | Gifts for Mothers Day | Mothers Day Gift Ideas | Ideas for Mothers Day | Wedding Gift Ideas | Christmas Gift Ideas | Fathers Day Gifts | Gifts for Fathers Day | Fathers Day Gift Ideas | Ideas for Fathers Day | Landscape Prints | Landscape Poster | Limited Edition Prints | Panoramic Photo | Buy Posters | Poster Prints