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Denali name given federal recognition by President Obama

Denali name given federal recognition by President Obama

US President Barack Obama has announced that North America’s tallest peak, which has been recognised by the federal government as Mount McKinley since 1917, will once again be called Denali. Indigenous people from Alaska refer to the mountain, which holds special significance to them, by its Athabascan name, Denali (meaning ‘tall’ or ‘high’). In 1975, the state of Alaska officially designated the mountain as Denali and for decades following, have tried to have it recognised as … Read more »

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WIN! A Hilleberg Enan solo backpacking tent

WIN! A Hilleberg Enan solo backpacking tent

  The new Hilleberg Enan three-season solo backpacking tent is modeled on their award-winning Akto, and in this month’s competition … Read more »

WIN! An Osprey Transporter 130

WIN! An Osprey Transporter 130

Going on a trek or expedition and need to haul some serious kit? Then you’ve come to … Read more »

WIN Salewa X-Alps gear worth £400!

WIN Salewa X-Alps gear worth £400!

Salewa are known for their tough yet lightweight mountain gear, and so they were the perfect choice of … Read more »

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Success for Trek & Mountain readers on Stok Kangri!

Success for Trek & Mountain readers on Stok Kangri!

The second Trek & Mountain reader expedition of 2015, to Stok Kangri in the Indian Himalaya, has reached a successful conclusion with 8 members of the team reaching the summit on 24th August. The challenging weather conditions, had left some questioning whether topping out was even a possibility, but the hard work of the team paid off as they braved snow and … Read more »

New website for North Wales launches

New website for North Wales launches

A new website, Outdoor North Wales, has just launched and is intended as a guide to the best outdoors places that North Wales has to offer. The developers of the website, Snowdonia-Active, have worked with guidebook publishers, photographers, content producers, and outdoor professionals to create a website which is both informative and inspirational. The easy-to-navigate website, powered by Google Maps, allows you to … Read more »

Reinhold Messner opens sixth – and final – mountain museum

Reinhold Messner opens sixth – and final – mountain museum

On 23rd July the sixth and final Reinhold Messner Mountain Museum opened its doors in Kronplatz, South Tyrol. The world famous explorer and mountaineer set out for great heights for his final project which sits at 2,275m and is the highest of the six. The museum also features a dramatic viewing platform jutting out from the mountain. Devoted to alpinism’s supreme discipline, … Read more »

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