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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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June 28, 2011

Peru and Ecuador Summits Reached!

Peru dispatch from Alejo and Joshua:

This season begins with two expeditions; one to Yanapaccha and Pisco and the other to Yanapaccha and Artensonraju, one of the most stunning peaks in the range. After a great job with the acclimatization hikes for both teams, MM guide Joshua Jarrin reported that he, Jonathan and Robert reached the top of Yanapaccha several days ago.

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December 15, 2009

Bolivia's melting glaciers

Here's an interesting article about the glaciers in Bolivia: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/14/science/earth/14bolivia.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

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May 20, 2009

Glaciers in the Cascades

Every summer, as I head out into the Cascade Mountains here in Washington State, it is always remarkable how much the glaciers have changed since I first started climbing here over thirty years ago. [+] READ MORE