26 of the Best Mountain Climbing Movies of All Time

26 of the Best Mountain Climbing Movies of All Time

For those times when you’re not in the mood for unwinding with a book but are still looking for a dose of adventurous inspiration with a side of popcorn, a mountaineering film is the solution! Travel to the summit of Mount Everest, scale the North Face of the Eiger, and stand atop the peak of K2 with our selection of the best mountain climbing movies.

From documentaries to cheesy action flicks, we at The Adventure Junkies have got you covered. Boost your knowledge of alpine climbing expeditions and prepare to laugh, cry and be terrified with this award-winning list. Even if you’re not into the life-and-death plight of climbers in the mountains, the breathtaking scenery in these films will have you coming back for more.