Tag: Great Peaks of Bolivia

Introducing…. Los Burros de Oro!

Hi family and friends, Our team has reached a momentous point in the trip as we have now decided on a team name. We will now be known as the Burros de Oro. You will find the special announcement photo … Continue reading

Bolivia Team travels to Lake Titicaca

Hi friends and family! Today we traveled out of the city and are spending the night in a lovely hotel by the shores of Lake Titicaca. We spent the day learning more about the local Aymara culture and way of … Continue reading

Bolivia Expedition #2 Begins!

Hi friends and family, We began our second Bolivia expedition of the year today with a team of five intrepid climbers, who successfully made the long journey down south, arrived with all of their luggage, and ran the ever exciting … Continue reading

Team MD: Attempts Illimani Summit


Team MD: Updates from Illimani High Camp


Team MD: Arrives at Illimani Base Camp


Team MD: Chachacomani Photos

Team MD: Chachacomani Photos

Team MD: Summits Chachacomani!


Team MD: Makes it to Chachacomani High camp



  • Guide Skills: What’s in the Kit?

    By Trevor Husted As part of our Guide Development Series, this next post focuses on the essential items to include in your first aid kit if you are guiding an alpine climb. Have you taken an opportunity to look into your med kit lately? Perhaps question why something is even in there or maybe restock […]

  • 2022 Kilimanjaro Webinar

    Are you planning on climbing to the roof of Africa this summer?  If so, check out the 2022 Kilimanjaro webinar that we hosted on May 25th.  Our Kilimanjaro Program Director, Eric Murphy, outlined our COVID-19 protocols, the Tanzanian VISA process, and gave a detailed overview of the trip and what to expect.  We wrapped up […]

  • How To: Become a Guide

    By Kate Keith-Simms You’ve been dreaming of the outdoor office: lunch breaks taken overlooking snow capped peaks, “emails” coming in from the inReach, and a daily to-do list that includes navigating through a maze of crevasses and introducing others to the wonders of the alpine environment. But sometimes this dream can seem daunting. If you’re […]

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