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  • 22.08.2014 Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites

    Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites

    Enrico Maioni, Cortina Mountain Guide, introduces the walk around the Tre Cime di Lavaredo - Drei Zinnen - in the Dolomites, one of the most beautiful and famous hikes in the world.

  • 13.08.2014 A walk to Plätzwiese in the Dolomites

    A walk to Plätzwiese in the Dolomites

    Enrico Maioni, Cortina Mountain Guide, introduces Plätzwiese, an easy hike up to the luscious alpine meadows and the spectacular peaks of the Dolomites.

  • 31.07.2014 Sentiero Olivieri on Tofana, a nice equipped path above Cortina

    Sentiero Olivieri on Tofana, a nice equipped path above Cortina

    Enrico Maioni, Cortina mountain guide, introduces Sentiero Olivieri on Tofana di Mezzo, a nice equipped path, little known but well worth exploring.

  • 28.07.2014 Happy 150th Birthday Bocca di Brenta

    Happy 150th Birthday Bocca di Brenta

    The video in which the Nicolini family, along with the staff of Rifugio Pedrotti alla Tosa, recall the 150th anniversary of the first traverse of the Bocca di Brenta made by John Ball, with some mountain guides Molveno, in the summer of 1864. A simple and sincere way of remembering and showing gratitude to these great mountain explorers.

    Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites
    22.08.2014 by Enrico Maioni in Trekking

    Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites

    Enrico Maioni, Cortina Mountain Guide, introduces the walk around the Tre Cime di Lavaredo - Drei Zinnen - in the Dolomites, one of the most beautiful and famous hikes in the world.

    A walk to Plätzwiese in the Dolomites
    13.08.2014 by Enrico Maioni in Trekking

    A walk to Plätzwiese in the Dolomites

    Enrico Maioni, Cortina Mountain Guide, introduces Plätzwiese, an easy hike up to the luscious alpine meadows and the spectacular peaks of the Dolomites.

    Sentiero Olivieri on Tofana, a nice equipped path above Cortina
    31.07.2014 by Enrico Maioni in Trekking

    Sentiero Olivieri on Tofana, a nice equipped path above Cortina

    Enrico Maioni, Cortina mountain guide, introduces Sentiero Olivieri on Tofana di Mezzo, a nice equipped path, little known but well worth exploring.

    Happy 150th Birthday Bocca di Brenta
    28.07.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Happy 150th Birthday Bocca di Brenta

    The video in which the Nicolini family, along with the staff of Rifugio Pedrotti alla Tosa, recall the 150th anniversary of the first traverse of the Bocca di Brenta made by John Ball, with some mountain guides Molveno, in the summer of 1864. A simple and sincere way of remembering and showing gratitude to these great mountain explorers.

    Ivan Peri Across the Alps: an 80 day dream
    24.07.2014 by Teddy Soppelsa in Trekking

    Ivan Peri Across the Alps: an 80 day dream

    Ivan Peri isn't a fictional character, nor did he start his walk for a bet. He simply wants to fulfill his dream of walking across the Alps in 80 days. By Teddy Soppelsa for Good For Alps, magazine AKU trekking & outdoor footwear.

    Discover Brenta Dolomites 2014
    14.07.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Discover Brenta Dolomites 2014

    For summer 2014 the Dolomites Paganella APT (tourist board), the Molveno Holiday consortium and the Municipality of Molveno have organised a series of events related to the world of mountaineering and hiking, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first crossing of the Brenta Group.

    Walking, a long journey of discovery
    09.07.2014 by Teddy Soppelsa in Trekking

    Walking, a long journey of discovery

    Walking is part of everyday life but it is also a way of thinking and our freest and deepest thoughts come to us as we walk. By Teddy Soppelsa for Good For Alps, magazine AKU trekking & outdoor footwear.

    Anton Krupicka and Rory Bosio win The North Face Lavaredo Ultra Trail
    29.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Anton Krupicka and Rory Bosio win The North Face Lavaredo Ultra Trail

    The Americans Anton Krupicka and Rory Bosio have won the eighth edition of the North Face® Lavaredo Ultra Trail. In the shorter race, the Cortina Trail, victory went to the German Fabian Schnekenburger and Lara Mustat.

    The North Face Lavaredo Ultra Trail 2014
    25.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    The North Face Lavaredo Ultra Trail 2014

    The 8th The North Face® Lavaredo Ultra Trail will take place above Cortina, Italy from 27 - 28 June 2014. The race will be run along the original route. Thanks to the work of the volunteers the paths of the Dolomites near Cortina d'Ampezzo are ready for the 2000 competitors.

    Nepal Mountaineering Association meeting report
    24.06.2014 by Ang Tshering Sherpa in Alpinism

    Nepal Mountaineering Association meeting report

    Ang Tshering Sherpa, President Nepal Mountaineering Association, reports about recent meetings and decisions regarding climbing Everest and Nepal's mountains in general.

    XVI National Week of hiking
    20.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Trekking

    XVI National Week of hiking

    Not only hiking but also many cultural events between Cadore and Ampezzo

    Huascaran National Park, rules implemented to trek and climb in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru
    20.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Environment

    Huascaran National Park, rules implemented to trek and climb in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru

    Authorities of the Huascaran National Park, Cordillera Blanca, Peru, are attempting to impose rules that oblige trekkers and climbers to hire local guides.

    Farmers -The mountains are not an amusement park. They are first and foremost our home and our livelihood
    12.06.2014 by Teddy Soppelsa in Environment

    Farmers -The mountains are not an amusement park. They are first and foremost our home and our livelihood

    Farming in the mountains has taken on a new role, promoting the local economy and having positive effects on the environment and society. Three great stories of farmers capable of combining tradition with innovation

    The Nuragic village of Tiscali in Sardinia
    04.06.2014 by Corrado Conca in Trekking

    The Nuragic village of Tiscali in Sardinia

    Discover the Nuragic village of Tiscali in the Supramonte di Oliena, one of the most popular walks in Sardinia, Italy. By Corrado Conca.

    Via Ferrata San Salvatore, Lugano
    03.06.2014 by Massimo Bognuda in Trekking

    Via Ferrata San Salvatore, Lugano

    The beautiful via ferrata San Salvatore above Lugano, Canton Ticino, Switzerland, introduced by Mountain Guide Massimo Bognuda.

    National Week of hiking 2014: the most beautiful outings in the Cadore and Ampezzo Dolomites
    15.05.2014 by Planetmountain in Trekking

    National Week of hiking 2014: the most beautiful outings in the Cadore and Ampezzo Dolomites

    This year's XVI National Week of hiking CAI takes place on the paths of Cadore and Cortina (Dolomites), in the province of Belluno, from 28 June to 6 July 2014,

    Repairers of the fragile mountain environment
    16.04.2014 by Teddy Soppelsa in Environment

    Repairers of the fragile mountain environment

    The mountains are a harsh and at the same time fragile environment that needs to be treated with care. The wealth and stability of the mountain ecosystems are directly linked to the presence of man and the effects of a lack of maintenance in the mountains can be felt down in the valleys. Those who carry out maintenance and repairs in the mountains have changed, from farmers to institutions. By Teddy Soppelsa for Good For Alps, magazine AKU trekking & outdoor footwear.

     Adventure Awards Days 2014 at Livigno
    08.04.2014 by Planetmountain in Events

    Adventure Awards Days 2014 at Livigno

    From 22 - 27 July 2014 at Livigno, Italy, the second edition of Adventure Awards Days, a festival dedicated to adventure: to live, tell and share.

    Ueli Steck and Raphael Slawinsky & Ian Welsted win the Piolets d'Or 2014
    29.03.2014 by Planetmountain in Events

    Ueli Steck and Raphael Slawinsky & Ian Welsted win the Piolets d'Or 2014

    The Piolets d'Or 2014 was assigned this evening in Courmayeur to two ascents: the NW Face of K6 climbed by Raphael Slawinsky and Ian Welsted and the South Face of Annapurna climbed solo by Ueli Steck. The South Face of Annapurna ascent carried out by da Stephane Benoist and Yannick Graziani received a Special Mention from the Jury, while the "Walter Bonatti" Lifetime Achievement award was given to John Roskelley.

    Coffee break #0
    28.03.2014 by Daniela Zangrando in Interviews

    Coffee break #0

    The numerous facets of alpinism, that go beyond mountaineering, encountered when you lease expect it. The first act by Daniela Zangrando with her Coffee break, a space to let thoughts and fantasies fluctuate within these free moments of rest.

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