This just in from our guide, Fischer Hazen, on our 2021 Mount Everest team. I think I have found my new favorite high-altitude climbing boot. Full disclosure, I am a huge fan of La Sportiva, as their boots fit my feet well. I use them for all my shoe needs from climbing shoes to running…Details
Join Todd Rutledge, Guide and Co-Owner of Mountain Trip, and Jon Miller, Manager of Jagged Edge Mountain Gear, for a comprehensive overview of high altitude double and triple boots for climbing Denali.
Mountain Trip’s lead guides take us for a virtual journey to Mount Elbrus, deep in the Caucasus Mountains of Russia and the highest point in Europe at 18,510′! Watch our next installment of the “Seven Summits in Seven Weeks” series: Mount Elbrus! A guided climb of Elbrus or Mengi Tau (Mountain of a Thousand Mountains)…Details
Join our next installment of Seven Summits in Seven Weeks: Carstensz Pyramid! Mountain Trip’s lead guides take us for a virtual journey to Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) in Indonesia. We’ve had some wild experienced climbing Carstensz Pyramid over the years. No matter your trip, you’re guaranteed a unique adventure. With exotic beaches and jungles below,…Details
Join our next installment of Seven Summits in Seven Weeks: Mountain Trip’s lead guides take us for a virtual expedition on Mount Vinson in Antarctica. Climbing the highest peak on the world’s most remote, driest and coldest continent is no easy feat. Join us and a panel of experienced Mountain Trip guides to answer…Details
Recorded webinar: Join Mountain Trip’s lead guides for a discussion on the experience of climbing Aconcagua, with Q&A to follow. The highest peak outside of the Himalaya, Cerro Aconcagua beckons climbers from around the world. This beautiful, high, rugged mountain serves as a great introduction to high altitude mountaineering. Our panel of experienced guides answers…Details
Webinar recording: Join Mountain Trip’s lead guides for a look at what it takes to climb Denali as an expedition team, and Q&A session.
Watch our Everest 2021 Webinar and Q&A hosted by lead guides Bill Allen, Scott Woolums, and Jacob Schmitz, with many combined trips in the Himalaya. Reaching the summit of Mount Everest, the highest point on earth, is certainly no easy feat. A monumental amount of effort goes into a successful Everest expedition, from building a…Details
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…Details