70-Year-Old to Climb Everest—Twice

Bill Burke intends to head up both sides

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff

Posted May 10, 2012 12:47 PM CDT

(Newser) – What do you do when you're already the oldest American to ever climb Mount Everest? If you're Bill Burke, you climb it again—and again. The 70-year-old says that he's going to attempt the rare feat of climbing the mountain twice in...   Read full story »


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