Graham Hoyland

yeti or abominable snowman

Top 10 Yeti and Abominable Snowman Sightings

The first recorded yeti sighting was on Everest 100 years ago. In the course of thirty or so trips to the Himalayas, I’ve heard many tales about the Yeti from Sherpas and they were clearly believers. There are very similar stories from local villagers all along the Himalayas, from Arunachal Pradesh to Ladakh, and even … Read more

How Cold Is Mount Everest Really? Average Temperatures

Everest is truly a mountain of extremes. Not only does it get very cold, it gets really hot, the air gets really thin and it also gets very windy. Mount Everest can be extremely cold. The lowest temperature measured on the summit of Everest was in February 2003 with a -41.8°F (-41°C) reading. And the … Read more