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Video/ Melindaou (Crete - White mountains)

In Crete, the Lefka Ori chain (the white mountains) conceals numerous summits and peaceful places. Melindaou is a part of it...
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Moderate hike/scrambles in Chamonix/Dolomites

Hi, i got some nice advices here the last time and I ended up hiking to the Peitlerkofel in the Dolomites.

This time, were a bit more prepared and since we are on a roadtrip we are bringing more equipment for climbing and glacial-travel.

Our plan is to do Mont Blanc via Gouter, but we are also looking for other moderate things to do. We are not into steep multipitch-climbing, but would like to practice ...
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Is this a photo of Everest?

I took a photo of the Himalayas on a flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa while sitting on the right hand side of the plane. The photo appears to show two mountains that reach up above the clouds.

I showed the photo to three people who have been to Everest before. Two of them said it was Everest while the other person said it wasn't.

Can someone here confirm whether one of the mountains in the ...
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Do not hire Acomara expeditions company

In 2014 I trained hard to find the summit of Aconcagua in Argentina. I looked for sponsors to cover expenses and I joined a trading expedition, as my fellow climber could not accompany me.

I hired ACOMARA expeditions who do not recommend for the following reasons:

1. Your website has enough information which promise much but with very poor results. Sales are the most essential to the agency. The success or failure doesn’t matter.

2. ...
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Elbrus both summits

Hello all,

Have anyone attempted to do both summits of Elbrus (West+East) in 1 day. First climb the west summit, then do the east summit on the way back? Is there enough time?

I am trying to find a route from the south side, and would appreciate if anyone have any experience of completing this? Suggestion of route, start time etc.

Have a nice day,

Geir
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toubkal circuit mid april

Hi there!
I Want to trek the Toubkal circuit next week. Is it possible?
How about the Tizi Likemt is it passable?
Thanks So much!

Ben
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Ushba South

I am planning to climb Khergiani Route on Ushba in either august or september. As I understand september is more stable weather, but I am wondering how cold it might be in daytime high up where the hard rock climbing is. Any tip out there?
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Ushba South

I am planning to make an attempt on Ushba, Khergiani Route in august or september. Anybody who know when will be best? I know the weather is better in september, but I am concerned how cold it might be high in the mountains as it is quite hard rock climbing. Any tip would be greatly appreciated.
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Kilimanjaro Trekking In August Rongai Route

We are trekking Kilimanjaro in August around 18th for 8 days. We will be departing from Nairobi and head to Moshi Town for an overnight in Qwine Hotel
Most welcome if interested to join us.
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Mustagata

Hello!!! I am Bruno Versiani. I have climbed Lenin Peak in 2013, and this year I
think about Mustagata. I would like information about the need of snow
rackets ... People in Kirguistan say to me that in final july and august
there is not need of rackets (only crampons). Please, if some people
have information about this...

Thanks

Bruno.
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