Patagonia: the best climbing and the worst weather. This slideshow is about the challenge of trying for an ascent in the Fitzroy Massif, one of the most awesome yet demanding places on earth. Two top UK climbers - Dave McLeod and Calum Muskett - set out to climb a hard new route on Mermoz in one of the 2014 season's rare weather windows. Accompanied by photographer Ben Winston and alpinist Ally Swinton, they find that sometimes, being determined is simply not enough.
Hurried? Stressed? Fed up of city living? Here's a short video showing why mountain walking is the perfect antidote to the modern world.