Markkalch.com is a website
by Australian Mark Kalch, who deeply interests in exploring the world with his
adventurous trips. You could be aware of his trips’ diary and his
experiences through this websites. Mark came to Iran on November, 2009 and go on a
trekking from coasts of Caspian Sea in the north to the coast of Persian Gulf in
the south of Iran, which took him approximately 45 days.
users will find the best long and short form videos and documentaries about climbing and mountaineering. The site also
provides news, blogs and other content related to climbing.
contains useful information about summits of Alborz ridge in Iran(in Persian only).
is a website dedicated to cave and caving including news, articles, photo galleries and useful information about Iran
caves and world caves.
is the place to get any information about the 8000ers summits and related statistics.
belongs to a team of ski and mountain guides based in Chamonix in France, which offers guided ascents of Mont Blanc,
alpine rock climbing and mountaineering courses in summer; off-piste skiing, ski touring, haute route and heli-skiing
Through Everest1953.co.uk you will find loads of useful
information relating to the British on Mount Everest from 1921 up to the present day.
Mario Trimeri is an Italian guy, who has finished 7-summit challenge recently. He is the
second Italian, who did it. Now, he is looking forward to finish volcanic 7-Summit challenge.
Iran Mountain Zone is happy to provided services to Mario for summiting Mt Damavand as the highest volcano in Asia.
Mario Summited Damavand on August 8th, 2007. You can find more about Mario and his experiences in these websites :
NeveItalia.it is a website about Italian ski station. Since
summer 2007 season, they publish information that doesn't only refer to italian alps.
are two websites dedicated to mountaineering in
Himalaya. K2climb.net is devoted to activities in Karakoram and west Himalaya in
Pakistan, where MountEverest.net concentrates on Nepali Himalaya.
These above mentioned sites are part of a network called
is Stefan Hunziker’s website (in German). As an sports
photographer, he has captured many breathtaking shots, when
you can find dozens of his outstanding photos in Gallery of
his website. Stefan has traveled to Iran both in winter and
summer and has many shots from riders and bikers in the
mountains of Iran in his archive. You can find few of those shots in
and “Mountainbike” links of his gallery.
is an Internet platform devoted to inform the
public about the expedition and the team members with authentic
pictures, climbing diaries, and historical documents, as well
as an official summit logbook. It is a multi-lingual site, accredited
by the Government of Pakistan, the OEAV, the Edelweiss Club
Salzburg, and National and International Mountaineering Organizations.
You can find affordable climbing and trekking expeditions in Himalaya, Africa and Aconcagua
|Few mountain medicine related web sites :
International society for mountain medicine : www.ismmed.org
Web site of the Everest Base Camp Medical Clinic : www.basecampmd.com
A site for remote medicine and leadership : www.expeditionmedicine.co.uk
Highest Challenge is an ongoing challenge to climb the
highest mountain in as many of the 193 countries of the world.
Already holding the world record for being the first person
to climb the highest mountain in every country in Europe (47
countries) and 52 out of 53 countries in Africa, Ginge Fullen
is going to scale the highest mountain in more countries all
over the world.
Ginge scaled Mount Damavand (highest peak in Iran) and added
it as the 130 highest mountain to his list in June 2004. Thanks
Ginge to get Iran Mountain Zone to arrange his ascent
Find out more about Ginge and the highest challenge
is a "self-adaptive" mountaineering information website.
Its content is supplied and moderated by the mountaineering
community. In time, the best information will filter to the
top, and the crap will go away. Take a look and enjoy a lot
of information about mountains out there.
To get more familiar with two professional mountain photographers, visit the following links:
, a photographer and mountaineer who has been shooting photos for 20 years.
Bill's photography has appeared on over 40 magazine covers.
, a photographer and rock climber who has accomplished more than 300 first ascents
in 26 countries around the world and has established new climbs at the highest level of difficulty.
Find out more about Celebrating
the 50th Anniversary of the First Ascent of Mount Everest
at National Geographic Magazine;
Photo gallery of Russian Expedition to "Middle Lhotse" , 2001
The beauty of the Caucasian Mountains , great pics from Caucasus
On May 25th, 2001, Erik Weihenmayer became the first
blind man in history to reach the summit of the world's highest
mountain - Mount Everest.
Known as one of history's greatest Himalayan mountaineers,
Reinhold Messner was the first person to climb all 14 of the
world's 8,000-meter peaks, many of them solo.
Reinhold Messner official site (in German only)
Hundreds of mountain peaks and ranges around the world. Site includes
mountain photos, summit logs, web links, maps, mountain cams,
guidebooks and more.
A compilation of thousands of articles, maps and photos produced by regional
experts across Canada.
Mountain Encyclopedia .