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Family Ice Climbing!!

Family Ice Climbing in Colorado “You really want me to ice climb?” “C’mon Dad!  I know you can do it!” cried 8-year old Izzy, tugging on her father’s hand and directing him toward the leather couch in our reception area. Grinning in the thin air of Telluride’s 8,750 foot elevation, Ernie allowed himself to be…

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Classic Denali 2009 Slideshow

A slideshow we put together after Mountain Trip’s 2009 Denali expedition season.  The mountain certainly hasn’t changed, and a lot of the characters are still around climbing and guiding on Denali today.  We are excited to be getting ready for Mountain Trips 42nd year of guiding climbers on the gem of North American mountaineering.  We…

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Preparation and Training for Denali and other Big Cold Mountains

Preparing for Denali and big mountains Are you thinking about climbing Denali but maybe not sure if you are ready?  Don’t be intimidated – it’s a big arctic mountain, but with the right preparation it’s an attainable goal! We realize it can be difficult to determine if you are ready for Denali, so we’ll try…

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Remembering Gary Falk

On Saturday July 23rd we lost a beloved member of the Mountain Trip family and our extended climbing and guiding community. Gary Falk, a husband and father of two rambunctious boys and a highly respected guide died while guiding on the Grand Teton in Wyoming. Gary was a consummate professional and a fully certified AMGA/IFMGA…

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