Arctic Ascent with Alex Honnold

Last Updated on: January 24th, 2024

“Arctic Ascent with Alex Honnold” is an exhilarating docuseries premiering on National Geographic, featuring the world-renowned climber Alex Honnold. Known for his breathtaking free-solo ascents, Honnold embarks on a new adventure across the unclimbed, formidable walls of Greenland, one of the most remote and challenging environments on Earth. The series is not only a showcase of Honnold’s climbing prowess but also serves as an educational journey highlighting the impact of climate change on this icy frontier.Arctic Ascent with Alex Honnold

Alongside Honnold, the series features a team of world-class climbers, including Hazel Findlay and Mikey Schaefer, as well as Dr. Heïdi Sevestre, a glaciologist who provides insights into the changing landscapes. With a narrative that intertwines adventure with environmental awareness, the series promises to captivate audiences with both its action and its message.

The episodes of “Arctic Ascent with Alex Honnold” are scheduled to premiere on the National Geographic Channel on February 4, 2024, followed by a release on Disney+ and Hulu the next day. This docuseries is a testament to the indomitable human spirit and a reminder of the fragility of our planet’s natural wonders​​​​.

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  • Alex Honnold
  • Hazel Findlay
  • Mikey Schaefer
  • Dr. Heïdi Sevestre
  • Adam Kjeldsen
  • Aldo Kane


  • Directors: J.J. Kelley and Richard Ladkani

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