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August 31, 2015

The Alps deliver, despite some challenging conditions

For the last two weeks of August, Monica G. and Jody R. joined Mountain Madness on climbs in France and Switzerland. Mont Blanc was one of the options but we switched to other goals due to rock fall hazards on the Gouter Couloir.

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August 14, 2015

Dry Summer in the Alps

This is a dry summer in the Alps. Mont Blanc's normal route has been closed by the authorities twice so far and many routes are more dangerous than usual, especially those that travel big glaciers or areas with loose rocks. It doesn't mean that alpinism is not viable, not at all! It's just a matter of choosing the right lines. MM Guide Joshua Jarrin took clients to Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn this August to have a try at good weather and some great alpine climbing. 

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September 20, 2013

Alpine At Its Best

For those who love mountains, a trip to the Alps once in the lifetime is a must. No matter what type of climber you are, you will always find a way to enjoy the range. Almost every peak is fully charged with history and every climb represents more that the summit itself, not to mention that the experience is even better when we add the delicious food and great facilities that represents climbing in Europe. 

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July 17, 2013

Perfect Conditions on Mont Blanc

Here is MM Guide Joshua Jarrin writing another good story from Chamonix. As it was announced after our success on Petite Aiguille Verte, our main goal was the top of the Alps. In three days, Joaquim, Luiz and I climbed Mont Blanc enjoying the perfect conditions of the range in this summer. The whole experience has been great!

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July 12, 2013

Kick-Starting the Alps Season!

"Since everyone with Mountain Madness is reaching summits these days, we couldn't be the exception! Today we came back to Chamonix with our first summit. Petite Aiguille Verte. Here in France, the conditions couldn't be better. As you can see in the pictures, we had a great clear day. [+] READ MORE