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The current issue of Trek & Mountain is the November/December 2019 edition, and is available to buy in newsagents, by mail order at Select Magazines or as a download via the Trek & Mountain app.

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FEATURES

Summit Secrets
A veteran of over 80 high altitude expeditions, Jon Gupta gives expert advice on increasing your chances of summiting during your own trek or expedition

Bonington & Knox-Johnston
An extract from the book ‘Sea, Ice & Rock’ in which Chris Bonington and Robin Knox-Johnston sail to Greenland in search of unclimbed peaks

Elbrus North Side
Alun Richardson gives an account of an expedition he led for Jagged Globe to the remote north side of Europe’s highest peak

Yukon’s Grizzly Trail
Paul Hart signs up for one of the very first Arc’teryx Trips, and enjoys top-notch backpacking in Tombstone Territorial Park in Yukon province, Canada

GEAR

La Sportiva Nepal Cube GTX
The latest version of Sportiva’s classic winter and alpine boot

Winter Climbing Shells
Eight of the best all-weather waterproof jackets on test

Six of The Best: Ice Axes
We choose six different models for six different occasions

Tested
Petzl Swift RL headtorch, Scarpa Mescalito approach shoes, Patagonia Black Hole duffle

SKILLS & ADVICE

Packing for Winter
The essential gear you need for a typical day out mountaineering in winter

Trek Basics: Getting fit
Will Legon gives some advice for getting in shape for your first trek

Winter Mountain Leader
The Glenmore Lodge instructors describe the role of the Winter Mountain Leader and explain what’s involved in becoming one

PLUS!
£2735 worth of top gear to be won in our 10th Anniversary Reader Survey & Competition

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