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Dispatches from afar - the Alaska Range. Josh Terrell photo
Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
Writing dispatches in camp on Kilimanjaro. Mark Gunlogson photo
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July 28, 2014

Elbrus Express Takes Off!

The Elbrus Express is charging full speed ahead.  After a quick in-and-out of Moscow, we flew down south to the Caucasus region. Two starkly beautiful days of acclimatization hikes, one crystal clear and one cloudy and rainy, have quickly preceded our arrival at the Barrels Camp, where we have moved in for our first night on the mountain.

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July 25, 2014

Alan's Torment Forbidden Traverse Report

A couple years back I met Gordon and Thiago in a 6 day glacier mountaineering course on Mount Shuksan. They were both intrigued by climbing in technical terrain and picked it up quickly.  For this summer the lofty goal of climbing the Torment Forbidden was decided upon.  

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July 23, 2014

Beautiful Artesonraju Compels Two to Summit

After our success with the Yanapaccha - Chopakalki group, Barbara and I headed towards the Santa Cruz valley with the intention of attempting Artesonraju, which is truly one of the most beautiful peaks around the world. [+] READ MORE

July 18, 2014

Ultimate Cordillera Blanca

The Peruvian climbing season kicked off with a great success on the Ultimate Cordillera Blanca trip! Three clients and two guides successfully summitted Maparaju, Huapi, and Ishincha. Congratulations to everyone! Take a look at their story below:

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July 10, 2014

Bolivia Expedition #1 Images

MM kicked the season off in late May with some great climbs in Cordillera Real. Stay tuned for three more to come. Congrats to all with their successes!

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