Antartica, Expeditions

Antarctic Expeditions and Mountaineering will take you to places you have only ever dreamed about! To Journey to Antartica is a very amazing privilege and to be able to keep on enjoying this place on a regular basis is humbling.  Our Journey can be followed by the map below.  Previous expeditions / trips are also […]

Acclimation Chukung Ri and moving to Basecamp

Posted by Blog, Expeditions, Island Peak, Island Peak 2017

Yesterday we spent the best part of the late morning and early afternoon climbing and scrambling our way to the summit of Chukung Ri. This small peak stands just near 5550m and is dwarfed by the looming south faces of Nuptse and Lhotse. It’s commonly used for acclimatisation for crossing the high pass to Lobuje […]

Dingboche and Chukung

Posted by Blog, Expeditions, Island Peak, Island Peak 2017

The slow approach to Island Peak ( Imje Se) continues. Yesterday we had another acclimation day at Dingboche where we got our climbing equipment ready – putting together the fixed line systems and doing a series of exercises to get the team ready to use the fixed lines and abseiled on Island peak.  There are […]