Over the course of her career as a ski mountaineer, Caroline Gleich started to realize why only 11% of the people standing on the world’s tallest summits are women. Not only do they often have a sense of not belonging—but many manufacturers don’t even make gear in their size.

By documenting and sharing her adventures, Caroline is out to change the face of mountaineering. Her #climbforequality on Everest this spring invites more women to overcome not just the obvious challenges of mountaineering, but the unseen ones too.

Rylo | 7 min