A Personal Update – Why The Mick and Vic...

‘You have cancer’ The Consultant spoke with disturbing clarity. Why am I writing this I …

Expedition Hurdles – Mick Fowler

You have decided on a great unclimbed Himalayan objective. What could possibly go wrong? Choosing …

What is Alpine style climbing (and why I love...

Mick Fowler has been a leading mountaineer and climbing adventurer since the mid 1970s and …

How to find good Himalayan objectives – Mick Fowler

‘How can I find a good Himalayan objective?’ I lose track of how many times …

Australian “Training” – The Himalayas Beckon

This year’s Himalayan trip with Victor Saunders is only 6 months away and people are …

Slovakian Tatra – Mick Fowler’s Vague Adventure

’70 degrees’ It didn’t say anything else. Just ’70 degrees’ The guidebook description of the …

Butterley Tunnel – Mini Adventures – Mick Fowler

Adventures come in the most unlikely places. Butterley tunnel goes under the A38 dual carriageway …

13 Expedition Mistakes to Avoid – Mick Fowler’s first...

The mention of mistakes always makes me think back to my first ever Himalayan trip, …