In March 2006, Paul Adler and Fiona Adler left for their attempt to climb Mount Everest. 

We posted live updates here throughout our climb, as well as during the final stages of our preparation.  We hope that this helped our friends, family and other interested parties to experience the adventure with us along the way.

Our current projects are and

Updates for Paul’s 2007 climb now at
MyEverest Website is now live
Everest Base Camp… here we come
Are you facing your own Everest?
Walking the Overland Track
Deciding on an expedition logistics provider for Everest 2007
Recommended Gear for Trekking into Everest Base Camp
More photos, deciding to attempt Everest again
Climbing photos online, travelling in Europe
Base Camp Photos
Settling in back at home, photos & plans
Back from Everest Party!
Paul and Fi Interview
Fiona, Paul and Mary arrive Melbourne safely
Paul, Fi and Mary to arrive Melbourne Thursday night
Great night out in Kathmandu
Glad to be back in Kathmandu!
Back in Kathmandu
Downtown Lukla!
We're in Lukla
Fiona Adler interview Friday 26th May 2006
Back at Namche
Packing up and leaving Base Camp
Glad to be back in Base Camp
Dissappointed, but no regrets
Paul's Attempt on Everest 2.15 a.m.
Paul to make a second summit attempt
What Climbing Everest is Really Like
Everest Update 7.45 a.m.
Everest Update 5 a.m.
Everest Report 2.45 a m.
Paul and Fiona attempt on the summit part 1 8.30 p.m.
At Camp 4 and Getting Ready for our Summit Attempt
Arrived at South Col (Camp 4) 12.00 middday
Camp 3-Camp 4 Update 3 11.10 a.m.
Camp 3 to Camp 4 Report 2
Camp 3 to Camp 4
Prime Minister of Australia wishes Paul and Fi well
We're on our way
Good weather forecast & we are set to go
Base Camp Friday 19th May
All dressed up with nowhere to go
IMG Team summits, getting ready at C2
Thursday May 18th update from EBC
Interview with Fiona at Base Camp Monday 15 May 2006
Melting on the way to Camp 2
Off for the summit tomorrow
Summit Push Decisions and Preparations
Update from Mary at BC
Update on broadcast of interview with Fiona
2nd Interview with Fiona recorded this morning
Windy & Cold at Base Camp
Weather talk at base camp
Mary's Trek to Base Camp
Safely back down in base camp
Resting @ C2, Accident on Lhotse Face
IMG assisting fallen climber
Back down to C2
Let the climbing begin! We made it to Camp 3.
Safe Arrival at Camp 3
Getting Ready to go to C3
Climbed up to C2
Safely through the Icefall
Interview with Fiona at Base Camp Friday 21 April 2006
Getting ready to go up the mountain tomorrow
Another Rest Day at Base Camp
Learning how to use the oxygen system
Another accident in the icefall
Back to Base Camp
Hiked out to the bottom of the Lhotse Face
Rest day at Camp 2
We are at Camp 2
Paul and Fi reach camp 2
Second day of rest at camp 1
Resting at Camp 1
Yeah, we've arrived at Camp 1!
Going up the icefall tomorrow
Remembering Phinjo
A Somber Day at Base Camp
Update: Icefall Accident
More Downtime at Base Camp
More snow in base camp
Heavy Snows at Base Camp
Fiona is starting to get sick
Happy Easter
Recouperating at base camp
Resting & Testing at Base Camp
The ice fall route is in place
Back at Base Camp
Back up to Lobuche
Relaxing in Pheriche
Hiked down to Pheriche with Chris and Bridge
Exploring Base Camp
Going through the Icefall
All at base camp
Climbing Kala Patar and resting at Base Camp
Getting established at base camp
We've Arrived at Base Camp!
Gorak Shep, last stop before Everest base camp
Rest day in Lobuche
Further up the Khumbu Valley to the town of Lobuche
Rest day in Dingboche, Visiting medical clinic
Trekked to Dingboche
Visiting the Tengboche Monastery
Hiked up to Debuche
First views of Mt Everest
Market Day at Namche
Uphill to Namche
First day treking to Phakding
Gear shopping and getting organised in Kathmandu
Hello from Kathmandu
Leaving tonight
Only 3 more sleeps until we leave..
Oxygen masks and Sherpas
Two weeks to go
Back from our final training hike
Four weeks to go...