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Climbing Motivation

Some thoughts on motivation and raising your climbing standard.
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Ice Climbing Road Trip

Making the most of a quieter time here in the ISM office, I’m giving thought to a list of great ice climbs you could pick from, if on a two week road trip in the Canadian Rockies.
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Reflecting on my Winter Icefall Climbing

Comfortably confined at home, I've enjoyed reflecting on my ice climbing season that’s just come to an end, with time now to get some memories out.
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New Routes in the Canadian Rockies

Every day’s a road trip, as we thread our way through the beautiful mountains of the Canadian Rockies in search of ice. On the way back from 'Nothing But The Breast' a David Thompson Highway 'classic' (above) we pull up 13km east of the Saskatchewan River Crossing, off the famous ‘Icefields...
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Which Boots do I need?

Boot and footwear choice represents perhaps the single most important decision of all when considering your mountaineering equipment.
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Christmas Newsletter 2019

Our latest newsletter is out now. Please click the link below to read all the latest information.
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IFMGA Mountain Guides

The International Federation of Mountain Guide Associations (IFMGA)
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Some thoughts on rope choice linked into decision making

So, as a BMG IFMGA Mountain Guide and climber what ropes do I use?
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The Art of Making Traditional Kyrgyz Bread!

Reflecting on a special day in the Pamir Mountains, Kyrgyzstan 2019
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