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

Another Bolivia Mountaineering School Underway!

MM Northwest Guide Ian Nicholson is ecstatic to be teaming up with South American favorites Oswaldo Freire and Sebastian Carrasco on this month's Bolivia Mountaineering School and summit climbs. He will be keeping us updated with dispatches along the trip: [+] READ MORE

July 26, 2011

Success on Mount Rainier and Mount Hood!

While Mountain Madness is not one of the main concessionaires permitted to operate year-round in Mt. Rainier National Park, we are fortunate to offer one summit climb during the each summer season. In addition, our Winter CUA permit allows us to ski tour, teach avalanche courses, and train for expeditions in the winter months (Nov to May). [+] READ MORE

July 21, 2011

Scott Fischer's Packs Donated To Seattle Parks Outdoor Program

Mountain Madness recently dredged up some of Scott’s old packs. They had a certain odor that comes from over 15 years in storage, but they nonetheless have found a new home with the Seattle Park Program O2, which offers climbing trips free of charge for teenagers. [+] READ MORE

July 19, 2011

Forbidden Peak West Ridge - A Spectacular Challenge!

MM guides Ian Nicholson and Tino Villanueva took four returning clients to climb the beautiful West Ridge of Forbidden Peak last week. The conditions were great and the views were incredible! Ian shares his report and photos. [+] READ MORE

July 18, 2011

Climb For A Cause Kilimanjaro Team Reaches Summit!

Kilimanjaro team reaches the summit! Olivia Simonson called in several dispatches over the weekend, including the exclusive on their summit day! [+] READ MORE