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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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Tips to Stay Comfortable on Long Hikes

April 28th, 2017|0 Comments

If you’ve been exploring the great outdoors for years, chances are you’ve come by a few tried and true tips for your own personal comfort whether you are only spend a few hours hiking, or [...]

Alex Txikon Winter Everest Attempt

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Spanish mountaineer Alex Txikon has returned from Nepal after an unsuccessful attempt to become the first person to summit Everest in winter without supplemental oxygen. Everest has not been climbed at all in full winter [...]

Top Tips On How To Keep Safe When Trekking In Asia

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Asia is fast becoming one of the greatest trekking destinations on earth. The towering peaks of Nepal provide treks such as the Everest Base Camp Trek and the Annapurna Circuit, whilst the magical landscapes of [...]

8000er’s News

Alex Txikon Winter Everest Attempt

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Spanish mountaineer Alex Txikon has returned from Nepal after an unsuccessful attempt to become the first person to summit Everest in winter without supplemental oxygen. Everest [...]

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A K2 Winter Ascent – An Impossible Dream?

December 2nd, 2016|1 Comment

When we think of the 8000ers, the world's 14 highest mountains, we often think that all the major challenges have long been overcome, that these 14 [...]

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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 [...]

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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|1 Comment

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

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Tips to Stay Comfortable on Long Hikes

April 28th, 2017|0 Comments

If you’ve been exploring the great outdoors for years, chances are you’ve come by a few tried and true tips for your own personal comfort whether you are only spend [...]

Alex Txikon Winter Everest Attempt

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Spanish mountaineer Alex Txikon has returned from Nepal after an unsuccessful attempt to become the first person to summit Everest in winter without supplemental oxygen. Everest has not been climbed [...]

Top Tips On How To Keep Safe When Trekking In Asia

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Asia is fast becoming one of the greatest trekking destinations on earth. The towering peaks of Nepal provide treks such as the Everest Base Camp Trek and the Annapurna Circuit, [...]

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Best Hikes In Patagonia

January 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Often described as the End of the Earth, Patagonia hosts some of the most impressive and un-touched landscapes on our planet. Located at the southern most tip of South America, [...]

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