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Mountaineering and Climbing Videos 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.
Mountaineering and Climbing Videos Through mountain.factualtv.com 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.
koohayealborz.blogfa.com contains useful information about summits of Alborz ridge in Iran(in Persian only).
Cave and Caving Irancaves.com is a website dedicated to cave and caving including news, articles, photo galleries and useful information about Iran caves and world caves.
8000ers.com is the place to get any information about the 8000ers summits and related statistics.
Mountain Spirit Guides Mountain-spirit-guides.com 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 in winter.
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 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 NeveItalia.it is a website about Italian ski station. Since summer 2007 season, they publish information that doesn't only refer to italian alps.
ExplorersWeb K2Climb.net and MountEverest.net 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 ExplorersWeb.com .
Stefan Hunziker SportsPhotography.ch 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 “Snowboard” and “Mountainbike” links of his gallery.
Broad peak broadpeak.org 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 at SummitClimb.com.
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

The 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 of Damavand.
Find out more about Ginge and the highest challenge at www.gingefullen.com

summitpost SummitPost.org 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:
Bill Hatcher , a photographer and mountaineer who has been shooting photos for 20 years. Bill's photography has appeared on over 40 magazine covers.
Todd Skinner , 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.
www.reinhold-messner.de, 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.
www.peakware.com World Mountain Encyclopedia.


 A compilation of thousands of articles, maps and photos produced by regional experts across Canada.
www.bivouac.com Canadian Mountain Encyclopedia .


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