Mila Whitman, Author at Mountain IQ

All posts by Mila Whitman

30 Best Female Mountain Climbers & Trekkers Of All Time

Let’s encourage celebration of women and not competition between them especially in the area of adventure where limitations have no place - hiking, climbing and mountaineering!Here are our picks of the

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George Mallory Everest Images – Newly-Discovered Photos From Reconnaissance Expedition

Newly-discovered images of World War I veteran’s, George Mallory’s, 1921 expedition reveal the beautiful details of his first attempt to climb Everest in Nepal. The newly restored and digitized

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Hiking In Norway – Your Guide To The Best Trails (With Videos)

With numerous fjords, mountains and scenic trails to explore, Norway offers a spectacular hiking experience in Europe. The Norwegian landscape is diverse and beautiful and encompasses everything from desolate

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Hiking In France – An Overview Of Best Trails

One of the best ways to learn about any country is to hike in it. Offering both long-distance and short hikes, France offers a large variety of trail choices to fulfil your outdoor adventure needs.From

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Hiking In Ireland – Your Guide To The Best Trails (With Videos)

Ireland is known for its varied landscapes and stunning natural beauty, which draws hikers from all over the world. It is important to note that Ireland is divided into Northern Ireland and the Republic

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Hiking In Spain – 5 Epic Trails (With Videos)

Spain provides some of the best hiking trails in the world with its varied landscapes, mountain ranges and well-maintained trails. Whether you are a highly skilled hiker or just looking for a new experience,

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Hiking Near Chicago – 5 Best Trails (With Videos)

When you think of Chicago, you don’t necessarily think of great hiking spots, but if you’re willing to travel outside the bounds of the city some spectacular US hiking opportunities await you. Experience

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Best Day Hikes In India – 5 Fort Treks Overview

It’s no secret that India is a spectacular spot for hiking a and trekking. But you may not always be willing to commit to a multi-day trek, so here is a guide to the best day hikes in India. Fort Hikes

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Tiger’s Nest Hike – Bhutan’s Jewel Trek

The Tiger’s Nest Hike is one of the most popular hiking trails in Bhutan, because it leads you to one of the most unusual and beautiful spots in the world – the Tiger’s Nest Monastery. The

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Hiking In Italy – 8 Best Treks’ Overview (With Pro Tips)

From its beautiful coastlines to its majestic mountains, there are endless hiking opportunities in Italy. With its Mediterranean climate, Italy experiences hot, dry summers and cool, wet winters but the

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Hiking Near NYC – 5 Best Trails (With Pro Tips)

New York City is incredible, but we all need a break from the hustle and bustle. Escape from the craziness of the Big Apple and embark on a relaxing outdoor adventure without having to travel too far. The

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Dolomites Hiking – The Best Overlooked Hiking Destination In Europe (Detailed Guide)

Located in northeast Italy, the Dolomites are a mountain range that should be on very avid hiker’s to-do-list. The mountains are a UNESCO world heritage site and with its breath-taking peaks and passes

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Things To Do In India Before And After Your Hike

India is the world’s largest democracy and although the country is very spiritual there is no official religion. Bursting with colors, sounds and smells and there is no shortage of adventures to

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Where To Try Traditional Indian Food

If you’re traveling through the vibrant country of India and are wondering where you can go to try the traditional dishes then you’ve come to the right place! India is a diverse, culture-rich

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Hiking In Florida – Our Top 6 Trails (With Pro Tips)

With the famous Florida Trail, Florida Everglades and many other beautiful, lesser known trails, Florida is a great place to explore the great outdoors of the vast country that is America. It’s landscape

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Hiking In Georgia – The Jewel Of The Appalachian Trail

Georgia’s landscape spans from sandy coastal beaches to the southern reaches of the Appalachian Mountains, with all sorts of wonderful places to see in-between. Whether you want to hike up tall peaks

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Hiking Near Boston – 5 Best Hiking Trails

Unlike in some of the more famous hiking areas in America, hiking near Boston isn’t as world renowned. But since it’s New England we are talking about, you don’t have to travel far from the city

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8 Best Gifts For Hikers For All Budgets 2019

Whether an avid hiker or just a beginner, we can all agree that without the correct gear, hiking can be a nightmare. So, what better way to let your outdoor loving friends and family know you care by gifting

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5 Best Things To Do In Tanzania After Your Kilimanjaro Climb

With its massive landscapes untouched by cultivation, Tanzania boasts some of the best nature and wildlife adventures in the world. From an amazing spectacle of the Great Wildebeest Migration in the Serengeti,

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