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Kim

Croatia
June 30, 2017

New! Croatia – Sailing, Hiking and Climbing

Croatia is the newest addition to our Mountain Spirits journeys!  We have just returned from our first trip in June. This beautiful Balkan country has it all: beautiful water, gorgeous beaches, rich history, medieval fortresses, cobbled streets, friendly people and delicious cuisine.  There are over 1000 islands to explore and hike on beyond the endless possibilities on the mainland. Our trip began in Split where we hiked to the top of Marjan Park, a sanctuary…
South America
January 30, 2017

Patagonia Hiking 2017

Patagonia Panorama The Torres del Paine We started 2017 off with a fantastic journey to the Torres del Paine area of Patagonia.  The best time to visit Patagonia is late November through April.  During holiday season the parks get quite busy. Torres del Paine, the southernmost park in Patagonia,  is one of the most scenic of all the parks.  Torres offers beautiful hiking trails, turquoise blue glacial lakes, towering peaks and abundant wildlife.  In January…
BhutanBlog
May 28, 2015

Exotic Bhutan!

Bhutanese Dzong The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan is one of wonder and mystery.  Unlike it's nearby neighbor, Nepal, Bhutan was not open for travel until not too long ago.  To this day, you cannot travel through Bhutan without being escorted by a (traditionally dressed) Bhutanese guide.  Not many trekking routes are open, nor are there many peaks open for climbing.  Bhutan has done it's best to keep 60%+ of it's forests intact.  The rivers run…