June 20, 2013
Eric Meyer makes his way across a ladder over a crevice in the Khumbu Icefall low on Mount Everest. The Icefall is a constantly moving glacier and among the most dangerous parts of the Everest climb. Said Meyer about the crossing in the photo: "That's as frightened as I was on the mountain."
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Eric Meyer said the feeling was more profound the first time he reached the top of the world, but the nature of his second trip offered plenty of gratification of its own.