The anonymous idols. #1

All of us has been vibrating with the images of alpinists as Ueli Steck, Steve House, Mark Twight, Jean Cristophe Lafaille, Cristophe Proffit and many more who with them images and books has been inspiring us. I will not talk about this heroes, I will talk about other […]

Idaho 12ers

August 16th Jared Campbell and Luke Nelson ran, climbed, and crawled all summits of the nine 12,000’+ peaks in Idaho in a time of 28 hrs 18 min. here Jared Campbell’s narrative: http://door5.com/2014/08/22/idaho-12ers/ and Luke Nelson one: http://challengeofbalance.com/2014/08/idaho-12ers-fastest-known-time.html

Light in Nepal

Himalayas is a (the) place that makes dreaming all adventurers. Hight mountains, deep valleys, nature-close cultures, exposition and remoteness from communication are some of the ingridients that excites us to travel there. The stories of Reinold Messner, Chris Bonnington, Doug Scott…or more recently Tomo Cesen, Iñaki Ochoa, Dennis Urubko […]

Salomon X-Alp shoes

Salomon on mountaineering? As you remember, some years ago salomon was doing some ice-climbing shoes, some hight mountaineering boots…until they start focused on trail running. This year they launched the X-Alp products, as an first approach to mountaineering on light products. X-alp shoes:   – Running: Is not […]

Skimo light Crampons

Here a revolution! The Tech Crampon 250, a front crampon to use with skimo boots with dynafit system invented by Manfred Quaeck. – Steel spikes (2 front – 2 lateral) – 240 grames More info: https://www.wildsnow.com/14513/tech-crampon-250-techpon-skiing/ buy: http://www.proguiding.com/proski/2015-ski-gear/tech-crampon.html