Tag: Volcanoes of Mexico

Mexico Volcanoes 12/1 Team – Hello from Puebla

The Team is enjoying a well deserved rest today in the beautiful city of Puebla after our success on Iztaccihuatl yesterday. We are staying in the historic center which deservedly is a UNESCO World Heritage site. We are all greatly looking forward to our next objective El Pico De Orizaba tomorrow. It seems one or […]

Mexico Volcanoes Team next Objective: Pico De Orizaba


Mexico Volcanoes 12/1 Team Summits Itza!


Mexico Volcanoes 12/1 Team Checks in from Itza


Mexico Volcanoes 12/1 Trip Begins!

Hi, this is Stuart and Dylan checking in for the Alpine Ascents Mexico Volcanoes trip. Our second trip of three this season. I am pleased to report all of our climbers on the team, with the exception of one, consisting … Continue reading

Mexico Volcanoes 11/10 Team Summits Orizaba!

Cybercasts have had some trouble coming through, but Lead Guide Stuart has checked in with great news: the team successfully summited Pico de Orizaba! All are doing well and headed back home.

Mexico Volcanoes 11/10 Team – Taking on Orizaba


Mexico Volcanoes 11/10 Team – Tough Weather on Itza


Mexico Volcanoes Winter 2018 Season Begins!

Hi, this is Stuart checking in for the Alpine Ascents Mexico Volcanoes trip . Our first trip of three this season. I am pleased to report all of our climbers on the team, with the exception of one, consisting of … Continue reading

Mexico Volcanoes Team 4 Summits Orizaba!



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    ‘Twas the night before Rainier dates were released, when all through the land Many a climber was stirring, contemplating high altitude plans so grand Their crampons were placed in the gear bin with care In hopes to use them on Rainier in weather so fair My timer was set for the exact release time To […]

  • Dear Alpine Ascents: Backcountry Quilts

    Hey Alpine, I’m headed out to Washington in mid-September for a 6-day course (stoked) and I’ve been hearing a lot of great things about backcountry quilts.  Apparently all the cool-kid alpinists are using them.  Can I bring one on my course? Sincerely, Steve House in Training  Hi Steve House in Training, Thanks for reaching out […]

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