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Hiking and Climbing Adventures

Welcome to Hiking & Mountaineering Blog! Sharing my personal hiking & climbing experiences, photos, other ‘s excursions, upcoming hiking events mainly in So Cal, other blogs mainly in the news plus links to information of interest to all hikers, mountaineers & mountain lovers. Updates to Hiking & Mountaineering are expected almost daily, so please check back often.

At least i2 climbers were killed in an avalanche on Mt Everest mainly Sherpas
Gripped magazine has a report of a new age climb on an old route on Mont Blanc
Meetup group hikes this weekend include c2c, Skyline and San Gorgonio
Top 10 Canyon Hikes in the USA by National Geographic

http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=41736

http://www.alanarnette.com/blog/2014/04/17/everest-2014-avalanche-near-camp-1-sherpa-deaths/

http://gripped.com/news/deadliest-day-everest-least-13-die/

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-27075638

http://www.explorersweb.com/everest_k2/news.php?url=everest-ice-fall-avalanche-kills-12_1397834973    --  Names Released




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Mont Blanc

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http://news.yahoo.com/magnitude-7-5-earthquake-shakes-mexican-capital-144951037.html



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http://adventure.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/trips/best-trails/canyon-hikes/

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Posted: April 18, 2014, 8:17 pm
A French team in the Revelations of Alaska by Alpinist.com - an additional article
Skiing the Mallory Run of the Aiguille du Midi by Dave Searle
Browns Canyon in Colorado by SenadR at Summitpost includes videos
Eddie Bauer about climbs in the Marquesas Islands

http://www.alpinist.com/doc/web14s/newswire-revelations-pyramid-iliad-odyssey  -- Pyramid Peak in the Revelations of Alaska by a French team



http://davesearle.me/2014/04/17/morning-mallory-run/ -- Dave Searle -- UK -- The Mallory Run (SKI) on the North Face of the Aiguille du Midi



http://www.summitpost.org/users/senadr/48546 -- SenadR -- Colorado -- Videos - Brown's Canyon
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http://blog.eddiebauer.com/2014/04/16/mason-earle-seeks-towering-climbs-marquesas-islands-part-deux/  -- Climbs in the Marquesas Islands



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Brown's Canyon - Colorado


http://www.bbc.com/travel/feature/20140409-spring-skiing-on-the-forest-floor

http://cascadeclimbers.com/forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=1123080


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http://www.explorersweb.com/offsite/?source=http%3A%2F%2Fpeakfreaks8000.blogspot.com%2F2014%2F04%2Fisland-peak-summits-slumber-on-kala.html&lang=en



http://www.chrisjensenburke.com/makalu-tumlingtar-to-langmale-kharka/

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Posted: April 17, 2014, 10:37 pm
Mike Libecki and Freddie Wilkinson climbed Berth's Tower in Queen Maud Land in the Arctic
Everest Update at the Khumbu Icefall by Alan Arnette
Baffin Island by Berghaus
El Cocuy - a climbers paradise in danger

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http://www.alanarnette.com/blog/2014/04/16/everest-2014-first-steps-khumbu-icefall/ -- Alan Arnette -- Colorado -- First steps in the Khumbu Icefall and expeditions update


http://theadventureblog.blogspot.com/2014/04/everest-2014-into-icefall.html -- Kraig Becker -- Texas






http://www.berghaus.com/community/?p=12273 -- Michelle Blaydon and Ross Hewitt -- Baffin Island



  http://gripped.com/profiles/exclusive-el-cocuy-alpine-paradise-death-throw/   -- El Cocuy - An alpine paradise in its death throw   --



  http://gripped.com/news/exclusive-el-cocuy-alpine-paradise-death-throw/

El Cocuy - An alpine paradise in its death throw
  









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Posted: April 16, 2014, 8:42 pm
La Salle Grande Traverse by Andy Sherpa in Utah
Trappier and NE Couloir of the Tricot in the French Alps by Dave Searle
10 days in Red Rocks Nevada from supertopo.com
Trappier and Pointe Inferieur de Tricot NE by Liz Daley at cascadeclimbers.com
Coldthistle.BlogSpot.com website on summitpost

http://slcsherpa.blogspot.com/2014/03/the-la-sal-grand-traverse-2014.html  -- Andy Sherpa -- Utah -- La Sal grande traverse



http://davesearle.me/2014/03/29/days-like-these-trappier-and-ne-couloir-of-the-tricot/  -- Dave Searle -- UK -- Trappier and NE Couloir of the Tricot




http://www.supertopo.com/tr/10-Days-in-Red-Rocks-Nevada/t12304n.html  -- Prezwoodz -- California -- Red Rocks in Nevada




http://cascadeclimbers.com/forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=1122570  -- Liz Daley -- Washington -- Trappier and Pointe Inferieure de Tricot NE Couloir




http://coldthistle.blogspot.com



http://www.alpineexposures.com/blogs/chamonix-conditions/11005353-grandes-charmoz-north-face



John Roskelley is at the back
 
http://coldthistle.blogspot.com/2014/03/guide-de-montagne.html



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Norway (shared from facebook)

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Posted: April 1, 2014, 5:23 pm
Kathy Wing has a trip report with pictures from the Southern Sierra - Nicholls and Heald
Piolets d Or 2014 live on Twitter
Ueli Stcck, Raphael Slawinski ans Ian Welsted win the Piolets d Or 2014
Hawaai's forbidden stairway to heaven
Phil Brown has great pictures of his trip up Iron Mountain in the San Gabriels

http://kathywing.smugmug.com/CaliforniaHikesandScrambles/Sierra-Nevada-Hiking/Nicolls-and-Heald-Peaks-in-the/i-q7kG34N




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Includes videos 

http://www.climbing.com/news/annapurna-k6-west-win-piolets-dor/

http://gripped.com/news/canadians-win-2014-piolets-dor/

The Piolets d'Or 2014 jury: Lim Sung Muk, Karin Steinbach, Denis Urubko, Catherine Destivelle, Erri De Luca, George Lowe & Kay Rush



Two Canadians for Piolet d Or


http://blog.flickr.net/en/2014/03/26/hawaiis-forbidden-stairway-to-heaven/





 

 
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Mt Baldy from Big Iron


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Lodges Robinson Crusoe would love

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http://endsunknown.blogspot.com/2014/03/mt-san-jacinto-fkt-cactus-to-clouds.html


http://www.wildutah.us/html/plants_scenery/h_kolobcnyn_bcmtn.html

Owen Spaulding Route on the Grand Teton

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Posted: March 30, 2014, 10:12 pm
Raheel Adnan updated his website with the current spring expeditions in the Himalayas
Expeditions from barribas.com in Spanish just complted
Vitaly M trip report at Lower Cathedral Rock
The Hoodoos of Bryce Canyon in Utah

http://altitudepakistan.blogspot.com/2014/03/spring-2014-climbing-season-kicks-off.html








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http://vividrea1ity.blogspot.com/2014/03/lower-cathedral-rock-gym-climbers-guide.html




http://www.brycecanyon.com/blog/top-5-tips-for-bryce-canon/



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Sean Leary dies in accident

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Posted: March 30, 2014, 5:07 pm
Dani Arnold of Switzerland "sprints" up big ice video
Andy Sherpa trip report from Utah and Coldthistle videos
Phillippe Gatta on the N Face of the Petite Dru and trail running in Patagonia
Major new alpine route for Oregon
Summits of my life video by Kilian Jornet

http://gripped.com/news/fast-dani-arnold-sprints-big-ice/  -- Dani Arnold of Switzerland "sprints" up big ice




http://coldthistle.blogspot.com -- Dani 1 -- Videos
http://slcsherpa.blogspot.com/2014/03/little-canada-broads-fork-and-twins.html  -- Andy Sherpa -- Utah -- Updated


http://philippegatta.fr/blog/allain-leininger-route-on-north-face-of-petit-dru/  -- Philippe Gatta -- North face of Petite Dru
http://philippegatta.fr/blog/trail-running-in-patagonia-video/  -- Trail running in Patagonia Video



http://www.climbing.com/news/major-new-alpine-route-for-oregon/


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Corsica

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Posted: March 27, 2014, 9:10 pm
New Page on Personal Websites in the General Section of the Forum - Updates almost daily

Eric T of Cascade Cllimbers trip report in Nevada and Josuua Tree
Charlie Boscoe trip report on Aiguille de Toule in the French Alps
Running the Skyline Trail by Ric M

http://www.summitpost.org/phpBB3/personal-websites-t2819-2565.html

http://cascadeclimbers.com/forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=1122014  -- Eric T -- Washington -- Winter paradise in Nevada and Joshua Tree
 

 

http://chamconditions.blogspot.com/2014/03/aiguille-de-toule-w-face.html  -- Charlie Boscoe -- Uk and France -- Aiguille de Toule West Face
 

 


 Wadi Rum in Jordan


Chocolate Peak - Sierra Nevada


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/article-2575785/The-six-best-treks-world-Everest-Bungle-Bungles-beyond.html   --  The 6 best trekking routes in the world
 
 
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Posted: March 23, 2014, 8:34 pm
Charlie Boscoe has a trip report with pictures from La Petite Grands Montets (Alps)
Matt Lemke on Unicorn Peak in Wasington trip report with pictures
The website of Marco Mendez in Brizil - new website on Summitpost
Liz Daley of Washington on Urinal Couloir in the French Alps

http://chamconditions.blogspot.com/2014/03/la-pepite-grands-montets.html  -- Charlie Boscoe -- UK and France -- La Petite Grands Montets





http://www.summitpost.org/unicorn-peak/151196 -- Matt Lemke -- Montana -- Unicorn Peak
http://www.lemkeclimbs.com






http://www.photostation.com.br/  -- marcomendez -- Brazil -- New Member




http://cascadeclimbers.com/forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=1122122  -- Liz Daley -- Washington -- Urinal Couloir (France)













http://start2book.blogspot.com/2014/03/sweepstakes-win-trip-to-borneo-and.html



http://www.bbc.com/news/business-26675877   --  Renting out Nepalese Peaks

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Posted: March 21, 2014, 4:54 pm

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