List of famous male mountaineers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male mountaineers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being mountaineers. There are thousand of males working as mountaineers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic mountaineers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a mountaineer then the people below should give you inspiration.
Examples of people on this list: Hassler Whitney, W. Montelius Price and many more.While this isn't a list of all male mountaineers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male mountaineers?" and "Who are the best male mountaineers?"
Aron Lee Ralston is an American outdoorsman, engineer and motivational speaker. He survived a canyoneering accident in south-eastern Utah in 2003, during which he amputated his own right forearm with a dull pocketknife in order to extricate himself from a dislodged boulder, which had him trapped for ...more
Birthplace: Marion, Ohio, United States of America
Profession: Actor, Motivational speaker, Mountaineer, Engineer
Credits: 127 Hourssee more on Aron Ralston
Barry Chapman Bishop was an American mountaineer, scientist, photographer and scholar. With teammates Jim Whittaker, Lute Jerstad, Willi Unsoeld and Tom Hornbein, he was a member of the first American team to summit Mount Everest, on May 22, 1963. He worked for the National Geographic Society for ...more
Age: Died at 62 (1932-1994)
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
Profession: Climatologist, Scholar, Physiologist, Diplomat, Climber, + moresee more on Barry Bishop
George Bass was a British naval surgeon and explorer of Australia. ...more
Birthplace: Aswarby, United Kingdom
Profession: Surgeon, Mountaineersee more on George Bass