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Ania needs your help!

Ania needs your help!

Ania is now six years old and if we don't take action, in five years time she may not be with us anymore. She is a beautiful, cheerful girl who may not stand out in any way when you first see her. It’s only when you take a closer look that you realise that even though she’s almost six years old, she looks as if she was two.

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Win the legendary all-terrain vehicle – Lada Niva!

Win the legendary all-terrain vehicle – Lada Niva!

With greatest pleasure we would like to invite you to participate in the Mountain Portal’s and Mountain Store’s winter contest. This is going to be special in more than one way. Most importantly - the grand prize, which is what contests are all about, aren’t they? And the prize is… the legendary all-terain vehicle Lada Niva! Anyone can become its owner :)

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Not sure how much fuel is left in your canister?

Not sure how much fuel is left in your canister?

How to Measure Your Canister Fuel Levels? You can shake them, but it's hard to really know how much fuel is left in a used canister. New MSR IsoPro™ fuel canisters feature a handy gauge that lets you measure fuel levels quickly in the field.

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Cementery Poprad Pleso

Cementery Poprad Pleso

To get to this cemetery, you have to go from frequented trail, leading to Poprad Pleso. Enter the forest, the path leads through the bridge, over murmuring brook. The sounds of the forest, the wind, the flowing water... World so different from the one on the asphalt road, running to the shelter. Different than this world somewhere down there.

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Winner - Awning of the Year 2016

Winner - Awning of the Year 2016

We have pleasure to present you Winner - Awning of the Year 2016. Check out Vango's equipment!

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"In Some Lost Place" - Sandy Allan

"In Some Lost Place" - Sandy Allan

For those interested in this book it's unlikely that I need to introduce you to the story behind this ascent as that's been explained in magazines, reviews and articles all over the web. There is one advance notification, though, that I'd like to make public for clarity's sake. As a climber turned mountaineering historian I've been [almost exclusively] reading mountaineering books for well over three decades, and my personal interest has a special focus on the mountains of Pakistan, notably K2 and Nanga Parbat.

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26 Memorial Maria Luisa - PHOTO 2015

26 Memorial Maria Luisa - PHOTO 2015

After twenty years promoting the artistic work of photographers and at the same time spreading the natural environment and its necessary protection, the Memorial Maria Luisa of Photography announces what will be the twenty-sixth edition of its photo contest.

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Who said 'Vertigo'?

Who said 'Vertigo'?

Fatima Gil, the Kayland people and his partner Vicky Vega up the first female climber to conquer the Picu Urriellu by the very difficult route "El Pilar del Cantábrico" 500m, A2+/6b+, after two nights sleeping on the wall.

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MSR Global Health: Innovation That's Changing Lives

MSR Global Health: Innovation That's Changing Lives

MSR Global Health was born of the belief that MSR technologies can create lasting change in the world. In the wake of the devastating Southeast Asia Tsunami in 2004, Mountain Safety Research, like so many companies, was driven to help. We responded by supplying thousands of water treatment devices in the largest product donation in our company’s history.

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Final report on Asia Outdoor 2015

Final report on Asia Outdoor 2015

Nanjing, China – From July 23 to 26, the tenth Asia Outdoor was held in Nanjing, an anniversary that was celebrated with the blessings of the entire outdoor industry. At the show, a total of 617 exhibitors (2014: 613) presented their outdoor products and innovations in over 50,000 square meters of exhibition space, with 19,002 trade visitors (2014: 17,298) and 459 journalists in attendance.

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