The climber and ski mountaineer, who died on a peak in Nepal, was driven to seek challenges that stretched her endurance to the limit.
(NEW YORK) -- The outdoors community is grieving the sudden loss of ski mountaineer Hilaree Nelson, a legend of extreme feats who died after a small avalanche c
Hilaree Nelson, a pioneering ski mountain climber, died in an avalanche Monday while skiing from the summit of the world’s eighth largest mountain, officials said. She was 49.
On Wednesday, rescuers found the body of missing mountaineer Hilaree Nelson on the southern slope of Manaslu, the eighth-highest mountain in the world.
Hilaree Nelson went missing this week after falling from the world's eighth-highest mountain in Nepal. Her body was recovered Wednesday and transported to Nepal's capital.
The body of a famed U.S. extreme skier who fell from the world’s eighth-highest mountain has been recovered
Hilaree Nelson hadn’t been seen since Monday while exploring Mount Manaslu, the eighth-highest mountain in the world.
The body of top American mountaineer Hilaree Nelson was found on Wednesday near a 26,700-foot (8,138-meter) mountain peak in Nepal where she went missing earlier this week.