Blind Australian Climber Halts Everest Attempt After Guide Forgets to Tell Him About Creavasse

smh.com reports blind Australian Gerrad Gossens halted his Everest climb after falling into a creavasse his guide did not warn him about.

Gosens was roped to other climbers and was quickly pulled to safety.

Gosens said his wife wants him to stop climbing but that she will accompany him to base camp for next year’s attempt.


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