An astonishing journey extraordinary and inspiring. Two young British friends, traveled to a remote corner of Peru ambitious mountaineers, their aim was to conquer the unclimbed west face of a notorious 21.000ft peak Siula Grande. Their story has become part of mountaineering legend.
In July 2002 return to Siula Grande on the film (Touching the Void) a UK Production by Darlom Smithson for channel television in the UK. Where Rodolfo Reyes Oropeza during the film was assistant of the climbers Joe Simpson, Simon Yates and Kevin Macdonald (director of touching the void) it was filmed in west face of Siula Grande region Huayhuash – Peru