Featured Guides

Trekking In Nepal

Explore over 30 awesome trekking routes in Nepal. Our detailed guide on Trekking in Nepal covers all the main treks throughout the country, including Everest Base Camp, the Annapurna Circuit and the Langtang Valley Trek.

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Climbing Aconcagua

Reach the summit of the highest mountain outside of Asia! In our Aconcagua guide we cover the three main routes to the summit, as well as provide detailed information on guides, gear, insurance, weather and much more.

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Trekking In Bhutan

Bhutan is one of our favourite mountain destinations. Explore the Land of the Thunder Dragon through our Trekking in Bhutan guide. Find detailed route plans for the Snowman Trek, the Druk Path Trek and the Chomolhari Trek to name a few!

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Featured Posts of The Month

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Bonita Norris discusses her 2016 K2 expereince

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

In June 2016, Bonita Norris attempted to become the first ever British woman to summit K2. No stranger to climbing, the 28 year old was the first British female to summit Mt. Lhotse and the youngest [...]

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Japanese climber is back for his 6th solo attempt on Everest!

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

The Japanese climber, Nobukazu Kuriki, is once again attempting to climb Everest solo. This will be his sixth attempt. What's more, he's doing it with the use of only one finger!  Last year after the [...]

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Everest Bans Indian Mountaneering Cheaters

August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

An Indian police couple have been banned from attempting any mountaineering activities in Nepal for 10 years after it was discovered recently that they faked their Everest summit photos. The duo managed to dupe authorities [...]

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Bonita Norris discusses her 2016 K2 expereince

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

In June 2016, Bonita Norris attempted to become the first ever British woman to summit K2. No stranger to climbing, the 28 year old was the first [...]

  • Nobukazu-Kuriki-3

Japanese climber is back for his 6th solo attempt on Everest!

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

The Japanese climber, Nobukazu Kuriki, is once again attempting to climb Everest solo. This will be his sixth attempt. What's more, he's doing it with the [...]

  • Everest-Bans-Indian-Mountaneering-Cheaters

Everest Bans Indian Mountaneering Cheaters

August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

An Indian police couple have been banned from attempting any mountaineering activities in Nepal for 10 years after it was discovered recently that they faked their [...]

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Himalaya News

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New Climbing Regulations for Mount Everest

July 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Last week, the Nepalese government announced that it would be setting new regulations for climbing Mount Everest. These new regulations, which are by no means the first regulations to hit Everest in recent years, are [...]

World of Mountain News

2607, 2016

New Climbing Regulations for Mount Everest

July 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Last week, the Nepalese government announced that it would be setting new regulations for climbing Mount Everest. These new regulations, which are by no means the first regulations to hit [...]

2507, 2016

Nepal Books and Trekking Guides

July 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Welcome to our library of Nepal Books and Trekking Guides. Below we have tried to synthesis the best trekking guidebooks and general fiction books on Nepal mountaineering. We are constantly [...]

2207, 2016

Peak Climbing in Nepal

July 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Since the Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) was formed in 1978, peak climbing in Nepal has become more popular than ever. In fact, there are now over 30 trekking peaks in [...]

Featured Resources

Altitude Sickness

Read our detailed guide to acclimatisation and altitude sickness. Make sure you understand what symptoms to look out for and the best practice ways you can mitigate the risk of Altitude Sickness.

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Trekking Insurance

In our trekking insurance guide we set out the main insurance considerations when trekking and climbing at altitude. We also provide carefully chosen recommendations for your insurance coverage.

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Hiking Gear List

Find out exactly what gear you need for a multi-day hike like the Everest Base Camp Trek or Mount Kilimanjaro. In this guide we cover everything from clothes and shoes, to sleeping accessories and trekking poles!

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Most Shared Posts

  • Bonita-Norris-discusses-her-2016-K2-expereince

Bonita Norris discusses her 2016 K2 expereince

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

In June 2016, Bonita Norris attempted to become the first ever British woman to summit K2. No stranger to climbing, the 28 year old was the first British female to summit [...]

  • Nobukazu-Kuriki-3

Japanese climber is back for his 6th solo attempt on Everest!

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

The Japanese climber, Nobukazu Kuriki, is once again attempting to climb Everest solo. This will be his sixth attempt. What's more, he's doing it with the use of only one [...]

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Everest Bans Indian Mountaneering Cheaters

August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

An Indian police couple have been banned from attempting any mountaineering activities in Nepal for 10 years after it was discovered recently that they faked their Everest summit photos. The [...]

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Kilian Jornet To Attempt Everest Record

August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Kilian Jornet, one of the world's greatest alpine athletes, is about to attempt his most demanding challenge to date. Jornet has ascended Denali, Aconcagua, Mont Blanc and Cervino in record times, [...]