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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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January 3, 2017

The Bishop and the Man of Wind and Snow - Part Two

Team member Alex Beattie shares his experiences from our Antisana Expedition.

It was a pretty relaxing day as we all met for the first time over breakfast. There are four clients (myself, Mike, Urszula, and Liliya), three of whom are from Canada!  I am the youngest, but everyone seems to come with good credentials (and good personality!). I think it will be a good team.

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November 24, 2014

Exceptional weather to kick off Ecuador season

The winter Ecuador climbing season was kicked off with a Mountain Madness expedition of Antisana and Illiniza Sur. For those of you who have climbed in Ecuador before, you may have experienced cloudy and stormy conditions on the Ecuadorian volcanoes. However, this team was lucky enough to have views of the avenue of volcanoes from the summit of Illniza Sur and Norte! The clients were strong on both climbs and blown away by the beauty of the region. 

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November 12, 2014

Winter Wonderland in Ecuador!

The weather is turning for colder temperatures and holiday decorations are starting to appear in department stores. We know what that means... Ecuador season is back! In fact, Mountain Madness climbers are kicking off the winter Ecuador season with an Antisana and Illiniza Sur expedition, followed by a Chimborazo summit attempt! 

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April 29, 2014

'Trek & Mountain Magazine' Highlights Mountain Madness in Ecuador

The February 2014 issue of 'Trek & Mountain Magazine' features a wonderful article about mountain climbing in Ecuador with photos from previous Mountain Madness trips as well as top billing in the "Who to go with" section.  British author and mountain guide Alun Richardson takes readers on a trip he led to Ecuador's Avenue of Volcanos at the end of last year.

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January 24, 2014

Cotopaxi Climb a Success!

Congratulations to our Cotopaxi Express team! We just received some awesome photos from their expedition, which today was topped off with a successful summit of Cotopaxi. Two of our team will be continuing on to Chimborazo, so we wish them the best of luck. [+] READ MORE