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November 15, 2018

Follow the footsteps of Mountain Madness client Sarah on Mount Kilimanjaro

Have you ever blessed the rains in Africa? Never in a million years did I think I would and one Sunday night, we were on the Mountain Madness website pouring over the numerous expeditions and mountaineering trips they had listed. We decided right then and there we had to book Kilimanjaro – the tallest mountain on the African continent. [+] READ MORE

October 30, 2018

The EBC team’s all here!

The November Mountain Madness EBC team is finally all in-country! Streaming in from Colombia, UK, and both coasts of the US we finally met up as a full team here Tuesday morning and got straight out to stretch the legs among the happy chaos of Kathmandu. [+] READ MORE

October 29, 2018

A movable feast while walking through wet and wild Scotland.

I went for some hill walking in the highlands of Scotland. What I got was so much more than that. Scotland, home of kilts, bagpipes, haggis and single malt whiskey is also home to a vast wilderness of extraordinary mountains and lochs. [+] READ MORE

August 26, 2018

Madness clients Sarah & Jeremy are making it happen!

Picture this: you are very happily married in your early 30s, own a home, and you each have pretty amazing, stable jobs. Who could ask for anything more right? Why on earth would you sell your home, quit both your jobs, and move across the United States because you had the insane idea to start climbing MOUNTAINS? Not just hike mountains, but CLIMB them; to learn how to become a mountaineer. Well, we did just that. [+] READ MORE

August 20, 2018

Cho Oyu - In the Land of the Heights, the Goddess of Turquoise Dwells (3)

With just days to go, the inevitable last-minute frantic running around has begun. No matter how many times I do this, there's always a ton of little things to do at the last minute, and there's always a couple of inconsequential gear decisions that seems to cause more stress than necessary (it's a bit of a necessary ritual, it seems). [+] READ MORE