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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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December 24, 2013

Winter in Ecuador in Full Swing - Success on the Illinizas!

Ecuador season is in full swing this winter! With one Ecuador School complete and Cotopaxi Express and Antisana expeditions underway, we're looking forward to 3 more Ecuador Schools and Volcanoes expeditions, 4 Cotopaxi Express expeditions and even a trip to the Galapagos and the Amazon with our Huaorani Jungle Adventure


January 10, 2012

Success on the Illinizas!

Great success in Ecuador as the team summits the Illinizas! Chimborazo turned them away with unfavorable weather, but these beautiful alternatives gave them a great experience nonetheless.


September 13, 2011

Ecuador: busy summer season comes to an end, next trips in November coming up fast!

Five trips completed from April to August this year confirm that it's not just the winter season that provides excellent summit climbs and trekking opportunities. Our teams enjoyed some excellent climbing conditions and weather combined with the usual fickle weather Ecuador affords climbers and trekkers throughout the year. [+] READ MORE

December 3, 2009

Summit of Antisana and Cotopaxi reached!

Cotopaxi top; taking a break on Antisana bottom photo

Latest installment from Ecuador from Amber:

Saturday morning, Nov. 28th at 8:40 am, After 7 hours and forty minutes of climbing the direct route up the western face of Antisana, Oswaldo, Hunter and Andy reached the summit of Antisana. [+] READ MORE

December 1, 2009

Icy conditions on Illiniza. Antisana next up.

Saturday November 28- - Update - - "Ecuador's next Top Climbers"

Good morning all,

The three guys, Hunter, Andy and Ossy, made an attempt on Illiniza Sur in the early hours of Thanksgiving Thursday. After more than 6 hours of front-pointing and very slow progress up a very icy, and technically challenging glacier, Ossy turned the group around before the sun had a chance to warm things up too much. [+] READ MORE