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Climbing Mont Blanc: A Trekker's Guide
Tips and advice for climbing Mont Blanc, western Europe's highest mountain. A serious endeavor it is well within reach of fit and experienced trekkers.
Altitude Sickness with Dr Jim Duff
A fantastic summary of the three altitude illnesses (AMS, HACE, HAPE) including diagnosis and treatment from Dr. Jim Duff.
On the couch with mountaineer legend Andrew Lock
We sat down with the first Australian to climb all 14 of the world's 8000m peaks to ask him about his death-defying ascents and what motivates him to keep climbing
Traveller Stories: Summit Day on Mont Blanc
When a UK couple went on a trip to go climbing Mont Blanc, little could she know about the fine impact this would have on her life. Read her travel review.
10 Things To Do in Kathmandu
Every trek in Nepal begins and ends in Kathmandu. It is a mecca for mountaineers, humanitarians, trekkers and passionate adventure ...
Australian Mountaineer Michael Parker and His Generous Legacy
Michael Parker was an accomplished mountaineer who left a generous legacy to selflessly help others in need which lead to helping educate children in Nepal.
Cholo & Cholatse Expedition
In October 2016, a group of climbers reached the summit of Cholatse (6440m) after a successful acclimatisation climb on Cholo (6097m).
Heather Hawkins: Why Nepal Captured My Heart and Soul
It’s easy to fall in love with Nepal. Heather Hawkins recounts her experience walking the Great Himalaya Trail and how Nepal captured her heart and soul.
Best Mountaineering Expeditions for Beginners
If you are thinking about taking that next step into the world of mountaineering, here are a selection of the best expeditions to consider for beginners.
Traveller Stories: Api Himal Exploratory with Tim Macartney-Snape
Get a first hand account of what it's like to trek remote and pristine trails in western Nepal with the legendary mountaineer Tim Macartney-Snape.
Traveller Stories: Florian’s Experience of A Lifetime on the Great Himalaya Trail
We look back at Florian's experience of a lifetime when he trekked Nepal's 152-day Great Himalaya Trail. Here’s a unique insight into life on the trail.
On The Couch with Mountaineer Soren Kruse Ledet
Soren Kruse Ledet is an Australian high altitude mountaineer, having completed over 50 expeditions in the last 23 years.
On The Couch: Mountaineering and Trekking with Himalaya Expert Gavin Turner
We spoke to Himalaya expert Gavin Turner, about his extensive mountaineering experience and what it is that inspires him to climb mountains.
Great Himalaya Trail: World's Most Epic Trek in Numbers
Great Himalaya Trail is a mountain walking adventure that exceeds all expectations. 152 days, 1700km, 8 peaks...here is world's most epic trek in numbers!
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