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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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June 26, 2015

Nepal Update

As the country of Nepal continues to make a slow recovery, Mountain Madness is still actively working to allocate the money all of you have generously donated through our GoFundMe account. For those of you who have travelled with us to Nepal, you have likely met Dawa Sherpa, our lead Sherpa. And for those who were on the trek with us during the earthquake, they continued to experience his kind heart and generosity as he and his family welcomed them to a meal outside their destroyed home. 


June 11, 2014

A Historic Season In Nepal

The 2014 Spring trekking season in Nepal came to a close last month. As many know, it was a tragic season on Everest this year, when 16 Nepali Sherpa lost their lives in preparation for the 2014 climbing season. However despite this tragic loss of life, MM trekkers were able to successfully travel to Everest Base Camp and ceremoniously pay their respects. Read about this year's trek in the words of MM Guide Deana Zabaldo and MM client Brian Bogdanovich.


October 19, 2012

Ama Dablam Expedition Summits Island Peak!

Congratulations to Per and Tulsi for reaching the summit of Island Peak! Per posted a report of their past week on Facebook. Next time we hear from them, they will be coming off the summit of Ama Dablam. Let's wish them luck and good weather!


October 10, 2012

First Ama Dablam Expedition Departing!

MM Swedish client Per O. joined MM Nepali guide Tulsi Gurung Sherpa recently in Kathmandu as they both prepare for their upcoming ascent of Ama Dablam! Per has been climbing 5000 meter peaks in Africa and Asia over the past decade and has decided to tackle this stunning 6858 meter (22,501 feet) peak. [+] READ MORE

May 24, 2012

Cultural Lessons on the Everest Base Camp Trek

A couple reports from MM Guide Shayan Rohani who checked in with us last Thursday from the trail to Everest Base Camp and then again again from Base Camp. Check out Shy's stories below: