An icon of the Basque mountaineering world and an international reference in high‐altitude mountaineering.
Mountaineering is in Vallejo’s blood; his father, Angel, was a member of the first Basque expeditions to Everest in the 1970s.
Mikel Zabalza trains on the walls of Etxauri, just a stone’s throw away from his home. “I’m so lucky to be here, any day!”, he is fond of saying ‐ an almost surprising reflection from a man who has been scaling these walls for so many years.
Alberto Iñurrategi, Juan Vallejo y Mikel Zabalza make their most important summit Iñurrategi, Vallejo y Zabalza have reached their most important Summit. WOPEAK climbers, have rescued italian climber Valerio Annovazzi from the Camp 3 of [...]