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February: Aneto Glacier

Aneto is the highest mountain in the Pyrenees and in Aragon, reaching a height of 3,404 m a.s.l. It stands in the Spanish province of Huesca, within the Posets-Maladeta …

Liason Officers (1), featured image cut

Mountain Liaison Officers

by Muhammad Afzel Scherazi A Mountain Liaison Officer is an officer seconded to a foreign mountaineering expedition visiting the Greater Himalayas for …

Thalo Valley and glaciers

SWAT PROJECT 2021

The Swat Project moved its first steps in 2018. Since then, several environment friendly mountaineering courses were held with local trainees and …

Everest summit crowded by commercial expeditions

LIVE AND LET DIE

Most of you probably imagined the summit of Mount Everest as a quiet, snowy peak far from civilisation. But then came a …