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Mountain Climbing in the Moroccan Atlas Mountains

Climb the prominent Atlas peaks that stretch across North Africa

Conquer the heights of North Africa as you ascend the scenic summits of the Atlas Mountains. With a mixture of stunning natural scenery and top-quality possibilities for mountain climbing, the Atlas Mountains are the ideal spot for your next adventure. Visit during the months between April and September for ideal mountain climbing conditions.
 
 
 
 
 

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What people are saying about these trips

Jason Stokes

5.00

January, 2019

Mount Toubkal 3-day guided ascent

Loved the trip and Marc was fantastic. Would highly recommend

Stephen

5.00

April, 2017

Toubkal trail running weekend in Atlas Mountains

Amazing three days spent running in the Atlas Mountains with Marc, a highly professional and super friendly guide. We passed through Berber villages where we stopped off for tea and took in 35-30kms most days in amazing conditions. Can't wait for my next trip!


 

There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Morocco

Picturesque and panoramic views sweep the landscape of the Atlas Mountains. And the best thing is that the majestic Moroccan mountains are accessible for all levels of climbers. Whether you’re a fresh-faced starter or seasoned climber, you can conquer the mountain here. The range of difficulty is nicely spread from easy and non-technical climbs through intermediate routes and a collection of difficult and sustained climbs.

 

Good to know:

Currency

Dirham

Language

Arab and Berber, with French widely spoken

Best time to visit

Visit during the months between April and September for ideal mountain climbing conditions

What's the weather like?

The region receives a typical mountain climate of cool temperatures and plenty of sun, with summer temperatures averaging 25°C

More info about Mountain Climbing in Moroccan Atlas Mountains:

The Atlas Mountains stretches vastly across the north of Africa, from Morocco in the west through Algeria and ending in Tunisia in the east. The highest peak on the range is Toubkal, which rises to 4,167 meters above sea level in the southwest of Morocco. The region is mostly home to the Berber, an ethnic group who cultivate the mountains, as well as a number of endemic species of flora and fauna

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