Five Key Traits Every Mountain Climber Must Possess
All mountaineers are different, but there are some traits which unite them. In this article we’ll study five attributes that all aspiring climbers should try to develop.
10 of the Best Himalayan Treks
The prospect of exploring the world's greatest mountain range is daunting, so let us help with 10 suggestions of where to start. We've included routes in Nepal, Bhutan, India, Tibet and Pakistan - the challenge is deciding which one to do first!
Learning to Climb Mountains in America's PNW: 6 Recommended Summits
If you're looking to take the leap into mountaineering, here are six great summits in America's Pacific Northwest to get started on.
How To Pack Light for an Overnight Hike: Save over 2kgs / 4.5lbs
Making the leap from day hiking to overnight trips is a significant step in your outdoor career, but it can be made much easier with the right approach, and a bit of good advice.
Peak of the Week: Mount Begbie
Even though Mount Begbie is the most formidable mountain peak towering above the town of Revelstoke, BC, it's actually quite an achievable mountaineering objective.
Climb Your First European 4000er: Five Suggested Summits
Are you eager to climb your first European peak over 4000 meters? Dig into our guide for tips on getting started, along with 5 suggested summits for beginner climbers.
Mountain Climbing Tips: Essential Advice for Aspiring Climbers
Here are 5 key tips for moving from "hiking" to "mountain climbing" start gaining experience, get fit, focus on gear, and recruit some expert help.
How to Acclimatise at Altitude: 5 Top Tips
If you're planning to head high into the alpine, you'll need to plan your acclimitisation schedule very carefully. Here are 5 top tips to help you acclimitise at high altitude safely.