Mount Everest Ladder Climb Challenge

Published 15th Jun 2021
Our newest wholetime trainees have set themselves a massive challenge. They will be completing a 14 hour ladder climb to scale the equivalent height of Mount Everest, TWICE, all in the name of charity.

row of ladders against a wall and firefighters at the bottom and top of the ladders


The 15 trainees will be climbing and descending a total of 17,696 metres on ladders from dawn till dusk at our Training Centre in Easingwold on Sunday 27th June 2021 to help raise money for the The Fire Fighters Charity.
If you would like to support this worthwhile cause you can make a donation on the Just Giving page North Yorkshire Fire And Rescue Service Trainees is fundraising for The Fire Fighters Charity (