For anyone who has no idea what Jebel Toubkal is, at 4167m it is the highest mountain in Morocco. Often referred to as ‘Toubkal’, located just 60km from Marrakesh in the High Atlas Mountains it is also the highest point in North...
Thoughts, Feelings and Considerations Part 2
There was no hiding that some days I found harder than others either physically or emotionally or both and without the normal distractions of everyday life Kilimanjaro became all consuming. But the breath-taking views and magnificent...
Thoughts, Feelings and Considerations - Part 1
...the hardest part of going on the trip was leaving my boys at home. They were excited and a little anxious that I was going away but encouraged me all the same. I’d never gone overseas without them before so this was a huge...
Dr Adrian Mellor
Training & Health
I always worry about staying healthy when I head off on expeditions. It seems that there’s so much that can affect you; dodgy water, different food and exposure to new bugs and viruses. In the first of a series of articles about...
Glenn Bloomer MIC joins the Monkey Mountaineering Team...