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Nims Purja smashes 8000ers record

29th October 2019 | 0 comments

Join the discussion… In the recent Group Test of technical softshell jackets in Trek & Mountain, Rab’s Kinetic Alpine Jacket won one of our coveted Editor’s Choice awards, with the testers calling Rab’s latest creation “an innovative jacket that bridges the gap between softshell and hardshell – superb comfort too.” Now you have a chance to get your hands on …

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Nanga Parbat: Bodies of Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi found

9th March 2019 | 0 comments

Have your say… Skiing the snow-covered peaks high above Courmayeur, climbing the vertigo-inducing limestone walls of the Verdon Gorge, and traversing Aiguilles d’Entrèves Spire’s knife-edge ridge… Lise BILLON and Vivian BRUCHEZ live their passion for the mountains day in and day out! Skiing the snow-covered peaks high above Courmayeur, climbing the vertigo-inducing limestone walls of the Verdon Gorge, and traversing …

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Climb a 7000m peak with Trek & Mountain!

4th November 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… This Tuesday the 23rd October join Salomon sponsored International Mountain Guide, photographer and author, Nigel Shepherd, for inspiration, skills and advice on taking your first steps away from the piste this winter.  This Tuesday the 23rd October join Salomon sponsored International Mountain Guide, photographer and author, Nigel Shepherd, for inspiration, skills and advice on taking your first …

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Latok I finally climbed from north side

13th August 2018 | 1 comment.

Have your say… In a display of stunning courage, skill and persistence, the Polish ski mountaineer put down the first-ever ski descent of the Karakorum giant known as K2. Now that’s more than a simple ski challenge. It’s a freeride skiing (or better said steep skiing) accomplishment like never before! How many first descents are left in the world? In …

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Australian breaks Seven Summits speed record

15th May 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… With the massive offering of torches on the market, it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to looking for the right one. That’s why the experts at Peli have put together this practical guide to help you know what to look out for when looking for a torch, so you can make …

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British Mountain Guide skis entire length of Norway

8th May 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… Setting off from Lindesnes in the far south of Norway The essential eating and sleeping kit that Tania carried At Abisko about two thirds of the way on my journey I encountered deep unconsolidated sugar snow which was soul-destroying to try and trailbreak through. It took me two and a half hours to cover 2km and ripped …