Tagged: Volcanic Seven Summits

Waffling on Elbrus Race 2014

Waffling on Elbrus Race 2014

Elbrus Race 2014 is being held the week of September 6-13, according to the itinerary posted below and HERE. IX international (2014) Elbrus Race┬áprogram : Date Days Day’s program 06.09.2014 day 01 Flight arrival...

Orizaba Mountain Clothing for Upper Body 0

Orizaba Mountain Clothing for Upper Body

When Todd and I climbed Orizaba on May 5 2013 it was a pretty warm day with very good conditions. The mountain clothing we were able to wear that day probably won’t reflect average...

Orizaba – The Highest Mountain in Mexico: clothing below the belt 0

Orizaba – The Highest Mountain in Mexico: clothing below the belt

Orizaba, at approximately 18,500′ is the highest mountain in Mexico. I went to climb it with my friend Todd Gilles in March of 2013. It was quite warm, and after only one night at...

Elbrus FAQ – Elevations 0

Elbrus FAQ – Elevations

While preparing for Elbrus, I made a quick Cheat Card to haul with me. I printed it up and laminated it, much like time splits for a marathon, except marker on the forearm won’t...

Kilimanjaro Summit January 1 2010 – Photo Gallery Rerun 0

Kilimanjaro Summit January 1 2010 – Photo Gallery Rerun

In December of 2009 I flew through Amsterdam to Kilimanjaro Airport in Tanzania, and was shuttled to the hotel in Moshi for Zara Tours. The next day our small group boarded a bus with...