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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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August 25, 2011

Makin' It Happen at the 11th Hour!

Last season I had the pleasure to work with local Seattle climber, Michael Knoll, on a trip to one of the North Cascade’s most hallowed peaks, Mt. Goode. It was one of those phone calls that comes at 4 p.m., when all your ducks are in a row for the coming day, and you’re half out the door: “Got any guides interested in climbing Goode’s NE Buttress?” he asked casually. [+] READ MORE

July 12, 2011

Mount Logan King Trench

Lead Guide Joe Stock wraps up the exciting Mount Logan expedition we've all been following with a great photo summary of the trip. Congratulations again to guides Joe and Tino and their team! [+] READ MORE

June 29, 2011

Mt. Logan Quick Wrap-Up

MM guide Tino stopped in the office yesterday glowing from the incredible experience he had on Mount Logan. His enthusiasm for this new alpine territory has him geared up for next year, as he reflects on the successful expedition: [+] READ MORE

June 22, 2011

Logan Team Back To Civilization

Tino called from the car yesterday to report that they were picked up by the pilot at 10pm Monday night after a 36-hour delay at base camp and flew to the Ultima Thule lodge where they spent the night. Yesterday morning they flew to Chitina for the drive back to Anchorage. They stopped to pick up some burgers in preparation for the 4-5 hour drive back and were celebrating being near civilization again. [+] READ MORE

June 16, 2011

Mountain Madness team summits Mt. Logan!

We just talked to MM Guides Joe Stock and Tino Villanueva and got the news that they and teammates Michael Thomas, Glenn Wilson and Paul Muscat successfully climbed Mt. Logan yesterday (June 15). At 19,545 feet, Logan is the highest peak in Canada and the second highest peak in North America. A huge congratulations from all of us in Seattle! [+] READ MORE