International Mountaineering

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Mont-Blanc Guided Climbs

Guided Mont-Blanc Ascents As the highest peak in Western Europe, towering over the alpine villages of Chamonix, France and Courmayer, Italy, Mont-Blanc dominates daily life in these quaint European villages and it is considered by many to be the birthplace…

Matterhorn Climb via Hornli Ridge

Guided Matterhorn Ascents: Hornli Ridge This extraordinary mountain is famous not only for its place in mountaineering history, but also for its striking shape and the beautifully exposed climbing it offers. The Matterhorn remained for a long time the unclimbed dream summit of…

Lobuche East, Nepal

Himalayan Expedition Ready to take your climbing to the next level on an expedition of a lifetime?  The Himalayas. Since time immemorial, these colossal peaks with their vast web of rugged, isolated valleys and distinct ethnic groups have been the…

Manaslu, Nepal Trekking

Nepal Trekking The Manaslu Circuit Trek over the remote Larkye La Pass is one of Nepal’s best kept secrets.  Following remote trails far away from the beaten path of Nepal’s well-known trekking circuits, this region sees few visitors throughout the…

Aconcagua, Argentina

Aconcagua Welcome to Aconcagua (22,841’/6,961m), the highest mountain outside of the Himalayas, the highest in the Americas, and one of the Seven Summits. Technically easy, Aconcagua is a mountain not to be underestimated. The altitude and the sometimes cold winds…

Orizaba, Mexico

Pico de Orizaba Welcome to the Volcanoes of Mexico – the perfect introduction to climbing at higher altitudes, or for the seasoned veteran, an easily accessible training ground for Ecuador, Denali, Aconcagua, and the Himalayas. El Pico de Orizaba (18,490’)…

Peak 11,300, Alaska

Peak 11,300, Alaska Range Alaska Grade 4, 5.9, AI 3 Elevation Gain: 4,100 ft Just because a peak doesn’t have a name, doesn’t mean it is an unworthy objective. Such is the case with Peak 11,300 – Steve House’s favorite…

Ruth Gorge, Alaska

Alaska Mountaineering Seminar The incredible scale of Alaska’s Ruth Gorge seems reminiscent of Patagonia, but with better weather. The vast glaciers and huge alpine rock faces offer breathtaking scenery and phenomenal mountaineering opportunities. The Ruth is a great place to…