Huayhuash Trek in Peru

Andy Crisconi Worldwide Hiking Tours

Our new trekking tour in the Cordillera Huayhuash is considered the most challenging hike in Peru and arguably in all of South America. Fewer people trek the Huayhuash than the nearby Cordillera Blanca with most walking and most of the campsites situated above 13,000 feet / 4,000 meters, so the landscape is quite rugged and mountainous. The Huayhuash is famous …

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High Altitude Trekking & CBD

Andy Crisconi Himalayan Trekking Tours

If you are on our website and reading this blog you are probably somewhat familiar with altitude sickness. Research says that approximately 20% of people going to altitudes above 8,000 feet (2,500 meters) will have experienced at least one of the most common effects of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS). This rises to 40% at 10,000 feet (3,000 meters) and further …

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Tsum Valley Group Success in Nepal

Andy Crisconi Himalayan Trekking Tours

Hi  Andy, The trek was wonderful. It was just as you had described and what we were looking for: beautiful scenery combined with glimpses of local culture. Thanks for suggesting this trip to us. Skies were clear and very blue. Trails were rocky with many steep ups and downs. We passed many mule and yak caravans carrying supplies. We hiked …

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Bhutan – Masagang & Laya Village Trek

Andy Crisconi Himalayan Trekking Tours

Without a doubt, trekking in Bhutan is a different kind of hiking experience. Pristine wilderness, surreal landscapes, distinct Buddhist cultural & alpine lakes and meadows combine to make Bhutan a hikers’ paradise. And few treks in Bhutan can compare to the journey to the beautiful peak of Masagang. The trails to Masagang are as old as time and nowadays largely used …