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The Road From Karakol

Exploring Kyrgyzstan's Wilderness & Unclimbed Peaks

In the summer of 2011, Outdoor Research alpinist Kyle Dempster headed to the former Soviet Republic of Kyrgyzstan. Armed with a bike, some maps, plenty of climbing gear, and a very limited Kyrgz vocabulary, Kyle spent the next two months pedaling and pushing his bike for more than 1200 km along neglected roads, through raging […]

 Laura Early

Coastal Adventure

Coastal Adventure

Exploring Georgia's Islands and Marshes by Kayak

Standing on a dock in an old Georgia fishing village with a small sailboat high and dry in the mud and our guide cursing herself because she had packed not a complete pair of shoes, but one of her husband’s Chacos and one of her own, I probably should have been thinking, “What have I […]

 Hannah Moulds

Exploring Morocco

Exploring Morocco

An Adventure in a Diverse Landscape

In April I ventured on a 5 week exploration of Morocco. It was a welcome relief from what I had been told was “a very bad winter” in Europe. As I stepped out the airport into the arms of a swarming taxi mob a small tear came to my eye as I remembered the charms […]

 Pamela Roth

Ships of the Desert: Exploring Wadi Rum, Jordan

Ships of the Desert: Exploring Wadi Rum, Jordan

The booming voice of our tour guide pierced the peaceful early morning desert air like a Muslim prayer call. “Okay wake up everyone! The camels are here!” shouted Zuhair Zuriqat, a G Adventures tour guide in Jordan. His deep voice echoed off the massive rock façade nearby. It was 5 a.m. Zuriqat continued to call […]

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Snowdonia

Snowdonia

Snowdonia, above Cwm Dyli, looking down towards Llyn Llydaw, Snowdonia, North Wales Photograph by Iestyn Roberts   

 Rosa Mulder

My Inca Adventures: A Trek to Machu Picchu

My Inca Adventures: A Trek to Machu Picchu

“What are the odds of getting food poisoning the day before my Machu Picchu trek?” was a question that crossed my mind as I added a generous amount of mayonnaise to my potato snack. Mayonnaise that may or may not have been standing in the burning sun all day, on a stall in a street […]

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