Category: Mountains

Hypothermia

Hypothermia can be a very real threat in winter conditions whilst up in the mountains, so knowing what to look for, and what to do when you see the the signs, could save your, or someone else’s life! Your body aims to keep your vital organs and brain […]

Climbing Mount Elbrus

The draw to climb another one of the seven summits was just too much and I soon found myself on an aeroflot flight to Moscow. This was the first of two flights which took me across the vast country which is Russia. Arriving in Mineralnye Vody airport I […]