Overcoming Fear and Reaching a Big Goal on the Matterhorn
In this Episode 3 of "My Latest Explore-Share Adventure", Jellis shares his inspiring story about overcoming fears and reaching the Matterhorn summit. IFMGA certified guide, Elis, brought his expertise to the table and made sure Jellis reached a big and long term goal! Known by many as the "mountain of mountains", the famous Matterhorn
Traveling with Friends: A Via Ferrata Girls Trip in the Dolomites
In this Episode 2 of our series “My Latest Explore-Share Adventure”, Luisa shares her impressions of the Dolomites via ferrata trip she and her friends went on with IFMGA certified mountain guide, Etienne, who made sure they had a blast. After six months of hard work and COVID confinement, good friends Luisa, Ana, Sofía, and
A Personal Journey Climbing in the Monte Rosa Massif
In this Episode 1 of our series "My Latest Explore-Share Adventure", Ben shares his experience climbing in the Monte Rosa massif with IFMGA certified mountain guide, Jacopo. The Monte Rosa massif is one of the stars of the Pennine Alps, located between Italy and Switzerland. This beautiful group of mountains is ideal for climbers because
A Family-Friendly Adventure in the Dolomites
Active holidays are a unique option for families to create great memories together. Bonding over scenic hikes in nature, learning about teamwork, facing fears, and resting in the evenings under the vast and starry sky are just some of the perks of an outdoor adventure with the family that both parents and kids can
Rock Climbing in Belgium: our Top 10 spots
For outdoor lovers and adventurers alike, Belgium is more than just a pit stop on a European cuisine tour. The country boasts unbelievable scenery; from quaint cobblestone villages scattered through picture-perfect meadows to enchanting bike paths set beside medieval castles, you really can´t not be impressed with this bucolic paradise! And the crème de
Ben Nevis ascent: Facts & Information. Routes, Climate, Difficulty, Equipment
At 1,345 m (4,413 ft), the tallest mountain in the British Isles is an inviting peak to climb for those who like a true adventure. Climbing Ben Nevis is an exciting experience and a great way to discover the beautiful Scottish Highlands and its surrounding “Munros” (mountains over 3000 feet). Furthermore, Ben Nevis can be climbed year-round, although winter
Aconcagua Guided Ascent: Upcoming Dates (2020-2021)
Aconcagua (6961 m) is the highest mountain in South America and one of the Seven Summits. Between December and March, mountaineers from all around the world attempt to reach its summit. If you are up for the challenge, check out the next departure dates to join a group with a certified mountain guide this season!
Mont Blanc Climb: Facts & Information. Routes, Climate, Difficulty, Equipment, Preparation, Cost
Mont Blanc (4,808 m) is the highest peak in the Alps and one of the most iconic ascents in the world. This guide covers everything you need to know to plan an unforgettable –and safe– climb to Mont Blanc, from the most popular climbing routes to the equipment required for the ascent.
Indoor Exercises for Outdoor Adventures: Training at Home for Mountaineering, Ski Touring & Rock Climbing Trips
As roughly one-third of the world’s population – nearly 2.5 billion people – enter into or remain under a coronavirus-related quarantine, taking the time to do some indoor exercises is a healthy and productive way to pass the time. Whether you had planned that first mountaineering or rock climbing trip of the summer or
Rock Climbing in Corsica: The Top 5 Spots. Where to Climb in Corsica?
The French island of Corsica, in the Mediterranean Sea, has the ideal mountainous landscape, filled with rock climbing opportunities. And the options are not limited to one of the island's regions. In fact, you can climb all over the Corsican territory. Another fantastic advantage is that the mild climate makes it possible to climb