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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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December 27, 2012

Kicking off Avalanche Season with So Much Snow!

Mountain Madness’s avalanche education season starts off with a bang and more than 100 inches of fresh in just 6 days in the Mount Baker backcountry!!! Yep, that’s well over 8 feet of the white stuff. Read below for more details from MM guide Dallas Glass.

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December 18, 2012

Colombia Expedition Wrap-Up

Climbing and trekking in Colombia is not yet on people's tick list, but we think it should be if you want to get off the beaten Gringo path. Check out our most recent trip there!

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December 14, 2012

Aconcagua Team Turned Around 200ft From Summit!

So close...... Our persistent, strong team got so close to the summit today, just to be turned around by mountain authorities! Joshua checked in from Base Camp of Aconcagua after two very long days on the mountain. His email conveyed the hard work, patience and disappointment of the team, and the ultimate satisfaction that 200 feet from the true summit is still an incredible accomplishment! 

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December 11, 2012

Aconcagua Team Battles Wind

December 10th

We received an update from Joshua in base camp of Aconcagua yesterday reporting that the team is crossing their fingers that the high winds die down in time for a summit attempt on Thursday. The team pushed up to Nido de Condores and spent the night on Sunday night, just in time for strong winds to move in. [+] READ MORE

December 11, 2012

Colombia Team Knocks out 3 Peaks!

The first Mountain Madness team in Colombia since our recon trip last year have nearly completed their adventure, and with great success! The team was excited and lucky enough to have excellent sunny weather on the majority of the the trip. 

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