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Trekking to Mera Peak

Mera Peak expedition report – This trip report was written by James McManus (aka Jam) who owns and runs Earth’s Edge. He has over 20 years’ experience and leads many expeditions to altitude each year. We made it to Kathmandu with no issues and spent the evening sorting out renting gear and having food. The following […]

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Lakpa’s Kilimanjaro Adventure

Lakpa’s Kilimanjaro Adventure

In August 2018 Lakpa Pinasa Sherpa joined us on one of our Kilimanjaro Adventures! Lakpa has been working with Earth’s Edge since 2012, trekking with us to Everest Base Camp over 15 times. Lakpa has worked on over 15 Earth’s Edge expeditions since 2012. Lakpa won our guide exchange programme in 2017 which is part of our […]

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Earth’s Edge moves Whest 2018

Earth’s Edge moves Whest 2018

During the amazing weather back in June we were all chilling in Herbert Park having lunch and loving the summer vibes. Ele, Babs & JB suggested we go on holidays so I said feck it and Babs put the wheels in motion to move to the metropolis of Lahinch in the sunny mid-west. We arrived […]

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Freelance Social Media Content Creator

Freelance Social Media Content Creator

Are you passionate about social media and have an interest in travel, adventure travel in particular? If so, read on… About Us Earth’s Edge is Ireland’s only licensed Adventure Travel Company. We specialise in adventurous and challenging expeditions in some of the most remote and beautiful destinations throughout the world. We take our guests off […]

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Lakpa wins the Guide Exchange Programme 2017

Lakpa wins the Guide Exchange Programme 2017

We set up the Guide Exchange Programme in 2016 as part of our wider CSR strategy to recognise the great work of all our local guides throughout the world. Mohamed Toudaoui from Morocco won the award in 2016. At Earth’s Edge we send an Irish expedition leader and doctor on all expeditions in order to deliver an unrivalled […]

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The importance of layers

This article tackles the matter of layering. It was written by one of our expedition leaders – Mary Gunning, who has led several expeditions to the summit of Kilimanjaro. Layering is the simple idea based on putting one layer on top of the other to stay warm – right? Sure, that’s simple, that’s obvious, right? […]

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Nutritional Tips for Earth’s Edge Expeditions

Nutritional Tips for Earth’s Edge Expeditions

This article tackles the matter of nutrition before, during and after your expeditions. During a multi-day expedition, your body and mind will be put under a lot of stress, far more than on a normal day. It is important that you look after yourself not only during the event but in the months, weeks and […]

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The art of walking slowly

Written by Mike Jones, a guide who has led many successful trips with Earth’s edge. There are many secrets or tips to successfully reaching a high altitude goal such as standing atop of Africa or trekking through the Himalayas to view the mighty Mount Everest.  These include staying hydrated, fuelling your body and getting plenty of rest along […]

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Stok Kangri August 2017 Trip Report

This trip report was written by experienced guide John Healy about his adventures on our Stok Kangri expedition in August 2017. Diversity could be the key word to describe this August’s Stok Kangri trek and climb. From weaving through the chaotic hustle and bustle in the heat of Delhi’s city to the quiet trails amid a […]

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The race to the summit

Written by our expedition leader Alex Kay, an expedition leader who has guided  numerous expeditions for Earth’s Edge.  – Kilimanjaro 2017 – The race to the summit… Each breath is a little harder to take now, yet we carry on ascending. “Pole Pole”. Today is day 2. For most of the team this style of trip […]

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