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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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September 29, 2011

Tsum Valley: Nepal's Hidden Valley of Happiness

Mountain Madness guide Deana Zabaldo recently explored the Tsum Valley in Nepal. We’re happy to announce that she will be leading a trip there in the fall of 2012. Below is her report- take a look and lets us know what you think- we hope you can join!


September 28, 2011

Kilimanjaro: Climb for the Cause reflections

Some of you may have been following the wonderful dispatches from Kilimanjaro as Olivia Simonson called in on the sat phone nearly every day with an update of their group's progress. Olivia and her father Clif climbed Kilimanjaro with Mountain Madness in June and used their adventure to help raise money for their non-profit organization Climb For The Cause. [+] READ MORE

September 26, 2011

Mt. Stuart: One of "50 Classic Climbs of N. America"

"One of "The 50 Classic Climbs of North America", the North Ridge of Mount Stuart, is a mega-classic 20-pitch rock route jutting out of the Stuart Glacier on the eastern slopes of the Cascades. Dan Whitmore had been dreaming about climbing the North Ridge of Mt. Stuart since he started climbing, and now we were hoping to make that dream a reality.


September 22, 2011

Adventures on Inca Trail and in Amazon rain forest!

This September, our first Inca Treks of the season took off with four trekkers from Florida, Amanda and Joshua on our Inca Trail Trek option and Robert and Ludmilla on the Inca Trail Deluxe option. Both couples also were the first to try our new luxurious extension in the Amazon rainforest!


September 21, 2011

Himalayan Foundation Dinner

On behalf of Mountain Madness and as a friend of the Himalayas, I want to let you know about a very special and worthwhile event dedicated to making small miracles happen: the American Himalayan Foundation’s Annual Dinner, Oct 26, 2011. In attendance will be an impressive party of climbers with a combined total of 40+ ascents of Everest - among them [+] READ MORE