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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.


December 30, 2013

Antisana Team Summits Chimborazo!

MM Guide Gaspar Navarrete reports on the final days for the Antisana and Chimborazo team in Ecuador:

After spending some days in the Illiniza region and climbing both Illiniza Norte and Sur, we made our summit attempt on Antisana on December 21st. We were all worried about weather since it had rained almost all day and part of the night. At 11pm we woke up and weather was perfect, we all got ready and left by 12.30am.


December 24, 2013

Winter in Ecuador in Full Swing - Success on the Illinizas!

Ecuador season is in full swing this winter! With one Ecuador School complete and Cotopaxi Express and Antisana expeditions underway, we're looking forward to 3 more Ecuador Schools and Volcanoes expeditions, 4 Cotopaxi Express expeditions and even a trip to the Galapagos and the Amazon with our Huaorani Jungle Adventure


November 19, 2013

Huaorani Ecolodge Renovated for Sustainability

Our partners in the Ecuadorian Amazon have recently completed some renovations to the Huaorani jungle lodge that are not only going to make your stay extremely enjoyable, but have also contributed to the stabilization of the ecologically threatened region and bring positive changes to the area.

Guests will be able to observe the sustainable manner in which recent renovations were accomplished. The dining room roof, for example, was reconstructed using durable materials that replaced the former thatched roof that had a short shelf life. [+] READ MORE

January 8, 2010

Wicked, hard rest days in Ecuador

Today the Antisana team enjoyed their rest day. After a lovely lie-in this morning, the team spent the afternoon catching up on their rest -though they did tackle a rather hefty set of stairs en route to the floating mountains with Jake Sully... ;-)