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Kilimanjaro Trip Report 2nd September 2017

A trip report written by our lovely guide Louise Lawrence Photos taken by Brendan Hynes One of the guides responsibilities post trip is to write a Blog about the expedition, a general story or event that happened. This means that during your journey you are keeping an eye out for funny moments and unique events.  […]

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A beginner’s guide to mountain trekking

Ready to accumulate vertical, but short on skills? These 10 simple tips will help you along your way! Pack light. You do not need a clean outfit every day! Choose fabrics that don’t absorb moisture and avoid cotton. The packing guide provided by Earth’s Edge is spot on.     Pay the little extra. Invest in […]

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Everest Base Camp May 2017 Trip Report

Everest Base Camp May 2017 Trip Report

  A trip report written by highly experienced Earth’s Edge Guide, Louise Lawrence who led the expedition team to Everest Base Camp in May 2017. Nepal – what an amazing place.  It has always been one of my top favourite countries to visit and I was really looking forward to getting back to Kathmandu and […]

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Everest Base Camp September 3rd Trip Report 2017

Everest Base Camp September 3rd – 20th 2017 This trip report was written by one of our guides Rhys Llyweln of his adventures on our Everest Base Camp Trip in September 2017. To Call it a trip of a lifetime is an under statement The thoughts and images that come into my head when Everest is mentioned […]

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Everest Base Camp Report 6th September 2017

This trip report was written by one of our guides Mary Gunning of her adventures on our Everest Base Camp Trip in September 2017. We meet up as a group in Dublin Airport full of anticipation and trepidation before flying to Nepal to tackle Everest Base Camp. When we land we stay overnight in Kathmandu before heading to […]

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Doctor on the Col – Expedition Medicine

Doctor on the Col – Expedition Medicine

Written by our expedition doctor Nicola Cochrane , who was the expedition medic on one of our Everest Base Camp Expeditions in 2016. Let’s Go Outside: It’s a natural instinct to crave the outdoors when working day to day in offices and institutions with a frenetic eternal demand on your attention from emails, telephones and humans.  Or it […]

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Sun, Dust & Cold Air Protection

Sun, Dust & Cold Air Protection

About Jam: James McManus (aka Jam) owns and runs Earth’s Edge. He has over 20 years’ experience and leads many expeditions to altitude each year. When our social media guru Micheál asked me to write an article on dust, cold air and sun projection, I wasn’t sure people would find it an interesting topic! However, the […]

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Everest Base Camp – October 2016 Report

Everest Base Camp – October 2016 Report

This trip report was written by one of our trekkers Megan White of her adventures on our Everest Base Camp Trip in October 2016. Having being a novice hiker for only a few years – my highest claim to fame being Croagh Patrick, I was more than a little adventurous when I decided to tackle Everest Base Camp. […]

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Aconcagua Trip Report 2018

Aconcagua Trip Report 2018

This trip report was written by experienced guide Ronan Lenihan about his adventures on our Earth’s Edge Aconcagua Expedition 17th January to 6th February 2018. On the 17th January, I met with the other 4 members of our team at Dublin airport raring to go on our Aconcagua trip. Everyone was on time and in good spirits, […]

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Equipment to tackle Kilimanjaro & Everest Base Camp

Equipment to tackle Kilimanjaro & Everest Base Camp

This article looks at some of the essential gear and items to have on two of our most popular treks – Everest Base Camp and Kilimanjaro. Written by one of our expedition leaders – Mary Gunning. So you’ve booked the trip of a lifetime to Kilimanjaro or Everest Base Camp – now what?  Two things […]

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