Monthly Archives: July 2011

Baruntse teaser

I’ll be off for my Grossglockner trip in just a few days from now, but I thought I could already share a bit of information on the next trip – which is actually due in under 12 weeks from now: … Continue reading

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Few more routes up the Grossglockner

A few days ago I received an email from one of the guys leaving for Grossglockner with me in just 18 days from now – my goodness how time flies, it is already just around the corner! – pointing out … Continue reading

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My eyes won’t burn now

Yesterday I got my glacier glasses and storm goggles which I ordered almost two months ago from Arctek Eyewear. What I had ordered were Julbo Micropores glasses and Bollé Quasar goggles. Both of these are with my own perscription, so … Continue reading

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First impressions on Outdoor Research Alti Mitts

During the spring I have gathered some much needed gear and among them are Outdoor Research Alti Mitts. These are heavyweight expedition double gloves for the coldest places on Earth. These very gloves have been used by many world class … Continue reading

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