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The current edition of Trek & Mountain is Issue 121, 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

Reader Report: Camino de Costa Rica
Trek & Mountain reader Clive Strong and his pals Andy and Mark cross Costa Rica from coast to coast on a 14-day trek

Adamello High Route, Part 2
In the concluding part of his account, Alun Richardson describes the second half of the traverse of the Adamello-Presanella range in northern Italy

The Steps of a Giant
Peter J Biggar describes the first winter ascent of Ben Nevis’ Observatory Ridge by Harold Raeburn and his teammates Frank Goggs and Arthur Mounsey

Aconcagua: Sea to Summit to Sea
Romanian adventurer Madalin ‘Cris’ Cristea is attempting to complete the Seven Summits from sea level – we join him on the first leg of his challenge

SKILLS & ADVICE

Knowledge: How to… Coil a rope for pack carry
Alun Richardson describes a method for coiling a rope when you want to carry it on your pack

Masterclass: Looking after people in the hills
Brad Reed of Plas y Brenin advises on what factors to consider when you are the most experienced person in your group

Training Days: Winter Skills
T&M readers Lorna Eaton-Brown and Cara Borzych join Montane athlete Becky Coles for a training day out in Glen Coe

GEAR TESTS

First Look: Mountain Equipment Makalu Jacket
ME’s mountain jacket gets Gore-Tex’s new ePE membrane

Group Test: 2-Person Mountain Tents
We test five tents that’ll withstand the worst the mountain can throw at you

Lowe Alpine AirZone Ultra ND 26
Lightweight daysack with a female-friendly fit

The North Face Summit Pumori Jacket
Heavy duty mountaineering shell made from Gore-Tex Pro

Rab Mythic Ultra 120 Modular
Ultralight sleeping bag optimised for use with Rab’s sleeping mats

Montane Icarus Jacket
Updated synthetic insulated jacket using two types of PrimaLoft insulation

PLUS!
Win a Gruezi bag DownWool sleeping bag worth £340

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