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11 Things You Will Only Understand if You’ve Been There

11 Things You Will Only Understand if You’ve Been There

Most of us like to do our travel homework by reading guidebooks; watching videos and trolling the Internet for trekking trip intel. That’s well and good, but…

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Celebrating 60 on Kilimanjaro

Celebrating 60 on Kilimanjaro

The attention to our health was much appreciated. Tusker’s medical care was one of the deciding factors in my selection of a trekking company.

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SOLAR ECLIPSE: PATAGONIA DECEMBER 14, 2020

SOLAR ECLIPSE: PATAGONIA DECEMBER 14, 2020

Based on astronomical mapping, the bottom fifth of Chile will be the best place to view the total eclipse of 2020 that will occur Dec. 14…

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DIVERSE ICELAND ADVENTURE

By on April 20, 2017 in Adventure, Iceland, Travel, Trekking with 0 Comments
DIVERSE ICELAND ADVENTURE

Tusker’s nine day trip to the West Fjords maximizes the near 24 hour August daylight in the Iceland backcountry.

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MONGOLIA ON HORSEBACK

MONGOLIA ON HORSEBACK

Travelers have the option of hiking or riding a horse (or both), and many Tusker tribe members opt to ride like Mongol nomads.

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COMBINE MACHU PICCHU WITH A CORDILLERA BLANCA TREK

COMBINE MACHU PICCHU WITH A CORDILLERA BLANCA TREK

This will be the second year Tusker is offering the trip and a new Peruvian itinerary is in the works that will be an addition to the current Peru portfolio.

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TUSKER VIP ADVENTURE GROUP

TUSKER VIP ADVENTURE GROUP

All you need to show is the spirit of adventure, and Eddie will green light your membership into The Tusker VIP Adventure Group.

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SHOULD YOU TAKE DIAMOX AT HIGH ALTITUDE?

By on February 16, 2017 in Health & Fitness, Mountains, Travel, Trekking with 13 Comments
SHOULD YOU TAKE DIAMOX AT HIGH ALTITUDE?

Many mountain myths have surfaced surrounding this “wonder drug” and we hope to clarify its performance with the following myths and facts.

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HOW TO STAY HEALTHILY HYDRATED ON THE TRAIL

By on January 11, 2017 in Health & Fitness, Travel, Trekking with 0 Comments
HOW TO STAY HEALTHILY HYDRATED ON THE TRAIL

When adventuring in a world where over 90 percent of water is unsafe to drink, it’s a challenge to stay both hydrated and healthy.

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THE DAVIDS VERSUS GOLIATHS OF ADVENTURE TRAVEL

By on December 19, 2016 in Adventure, Travel, Trekking with 1 Comment
THE DAVIDS VERSUS GOLIATHS OF ADVENTURE TRAVEL

In order to find true adventure in a world dominated by big corporations, you need to snub the large travel companies and embrace the small.

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