Douady was considered one of the most promising young climbers in France.
Rob Ferguson, 51, is the first to climb the highest mountain in the world, from the comfort of his own home.
The Nepalese government is considering imposing tough new measures against mountaineers spoiling the peak.
2018 National Geographic’s Adventurer of the Year on his adventures, training and why being in the mountains is so important.
All four climbers were found alive, suffering from exposure, and transported to local hospitals for treatment, the National Park Service said.
It came during a season that has been plagued by bad weather and overcrowding on the peak.
Italian Daniele Nardi and fellow mountaineer Tom Ballard were last heard from on Feb. 24.
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Austrian climber David Lama has completed the first solo climb of Lunang Ri in Nepal.