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Fit to Climb: How to Get the Most out of Your Next Summit with Mountain Trip

Fit to Climb: How to Get the Most out of Your Next Summit with Mountain Trip   The following article was written by Steve House (IFMGA-Certified Mountain Guide, Uphill Athlete co-founder, coach) for Mountain Trip clients to understand the importance of training for their trips, and training the correct way. During the years prior to…

Time to Start Training for Aconcagua Season!

Aconcagua is the highest mountain in the Western Hemisphere at nearly 7000 meters (6,962 meters/22,841 ft) and can be climbed without being an experienced mountaineer.  It is an amazing place to get high altitude expedition experience on non-technical terrain, and a beautiful climb and experience.  This is a peak that we recommend for anyone who…

Record Snowfall In The San Juan Mountains This January Means Great Skiing!

It’s been a wonderful snowy January here in the San Juan mountains!  We’ve broken long standing snowfall records, and the powder skiing has been spectacular.  We are finally moving into a sunny high pressure for a bit, and the back country skiing is in perfect condition.  Join Mountain Trip for a few days of backcountry…