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Trekking in the Moroccan Atlas

Includes Marrakesh City Guide
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Trailblazer Publications
TRAVEL & HOLIDAY, Travel, Travel - Foreign, Atlases, Africa, Africa - General, Travel / A
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Open LibraryOL12101262M
ISBN 101873756356
ISBN 139781873756355

Stretching miles from the Atlantic port of Agadir east to Tunisia the Atlas form one of the world’s great trekking ranges. The High Atlas region in central Morocco is the most dramatic and beautiful section of the entire range. Towering peaks, deep gorges /5(17).

About the Author Des Clark is a qualified International Mountain Leader who has his permanent home in southern Morocco, close to the High Atlas mountains.

Here he runs his own mountaineering and trekking business, guiding trips in winter, spring and autumn throughout the Atlas /5(7). He has trekked through some of the most spectacular mountainous regions of the Himalaya, Karakorum and Hindu Kush, and has contributed to two other guidebooks, Pakistan and The Silk Road, both by Insight returns to Morocco as often as possible and his latest project is to trek the entire length of the spine of the High Atlas : Trailblazer Publications.

A guide to winter walking, climbing, scrambling right across the Moroccan High Atlas from Taroudant in the south-west to Midelt in the north-east, all accessible from Marrakech.

The book outlines 50 routes on 40 peaks all over m, including Jbel Toubkal in the central area, Ighil Mgoun in the east and Jbel Tinergwet in the west. Guide Book Moroccan Atlas The Trekking Guide - Trailblazer quantity.

Add to basket. SKU: TB Category: MAPS & BOOKS. Description Description. tretching km ( miles) from the Atlantic port of Agadir east to Tunisia the Atlas form one of the world’s great trekking ranges. The High Atlas region in central Morocco is the most dramatic. Moroccan Atlas - the Trekking Guide includes Marrakech City Guide.

by: Alan Palmer Price: £ BUY NOW. ISBN 2nd edition pages 81 maps 32pp colour photos 10 B&W illustrations mm x mm, 5" x 7" Very detailed for certain treks in the Toubkal, Mgoun, Sirwa and Sahro regions.

Extensive background information. Guidebook to 41 graded walks and scrambles in the Anti-Atlas mountains of southern Morocco. Routes from 3 to 25km, including a summary of a 1-week long-distance trail from the north to the south of the Anti-Atlas.

Covers 6 main areas, including Tafraout, Jebel El Kest, Ait Mansour, Ameln Valley, Taskra and Tanalt. Stretching km ( miles) from the Atlantic port of Agadir east to Tunisia the Atlas forms one of the world's great trekking ranges. The High Atlas region in central Morocco is the most dramatic and beautiful section of the entire range.

Towering peaks, deep gorges and huddled Berber villages enchant all who visit/5(7). From the Back Cover Stretching miles from the Atlantic port of Agadir east to Tunisia the Atlas form one of the world's great trekking ranges. The High Atlas region in central Morocco is the most dramatic and beautiful section of the entire range.

Towering peaks, deep gorges and huddled Berber villages enchant all who s: The Two Valleys Trek is designed to take you through the foothills of the Atlas Mountains and up m to the Likmet Pass, to Oukaimden, a sometime ski resort. During your 2-day trek, you will spend time with the native people and have the opportunity to see how they live and explore their culture and countryside.

2 days € - €pp. Inspirational book packed with anecdotes and insights about the best treks and climbs in the High Atlas mountains of Morocco, in North Africa, and drawn from the author's year experience.

Illustrated with dazzling photographs of the mountains and also the mountain people, the Berbers. 48 routes including Jbel Toubkal, Tazekka and Igdat. It does not mean that this book is hard to comprehend but Trekking in the Moroccan Atlas: Includes Marrakesh City Guide giving you excitement feeling of reading.

The article author conveys their point in certain way that can be understood simply by anyone who read that because the author of this reserve is well-known enough.

To begin with, let's talk for a bit about this famous mountain range: The Atlas. The Atlas mountains are found in northeastern Africa and are km long. This huge massif cuts across 3 countries, but its highest peak, Mount Toubkal, is in Morocco.

So, there we. Trekking the central High Atlas mountains starts between Azilal and Ourzazate as the High Atlas reaches the middle of Morocco. Moreover, the average height of these mountains is 2, meters. Yet, the highest point stands at 4, meters which can be found at Jbel Magoun.

Trekking in the Atlas is fine, but make sure you drink enough water. September and October are good options for trekking as well. In Winter, from the month of November to April-May, trekking in the Atlas is fine, but ascending Mount Toubkal becomes a technical climb.

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From May, Trekking in the Moroccan Atlas, by Richard Knight, will be available (Trailblazer Publications, £ ), or the Rough Guide and Lonely Planet Morocco guides have limited sections on.

A comprehensive and practical guidebook to trekking in the Moroccan Atlas mountains, ideal for both experienced and novice trekkers. 50 detailed trekking maps for the best treks, plus places to stay, places to eat, what to see, walking times, and city guide to Marrakech. Stretching miles from the Atlantic port of Agadir east to Tunisia the Atlas form one of the world's great trekking ranges.

The High Atlas region in central Morocco is the most dramatic and beautiful section of the entire range. Includes full practical details - getting to Morocco, town guides and maps to Marrakech, Ouarzazate and seven other gateway towns. Routes covered on 44 detailed. Every tour can vary in length from one day to several weeks and can begin and end in any major Moroccan cities, mainly Marrakech, closest city to the Atlas Mountains: Sample of Treks That You can Email us to get Full Details: Toubkal & Mgoun Trek 9 Days; Toubkal and Sea Trek 6 Days High Atlas Challenge Trek 8 Days.

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Moroccan Atlas: the trekking guide. [Alan Palmer] -- Route guides and 44 detailed maps for the best treks in the Toubkal, M'goun, Sirwa and Jbel Sahro regions of Morocco.

Places to stay, walking times, town guides to Marrakesh, Ouarzazate and seven. Book Now: Load more. Show less. Atlas and Desert Tour.

This adventure is for people wanting to experience the Atlas Mountains and the Sahara Desert. If you enjoy hiking in Morocco and travelling across its beautiful and rugged terrain, then this trip is for you.

The minimum number of trekkers is two. If we do not receive any other booking 3. Moroccan Atlas - The Trekking Guide by Alan Palmer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Your Epic Trekking Adventure Holidays starts here The Atlas Mountains rise from the Atlantic Ocean and stretch all the way to the Moroccan Algerian border.

At its highest point is Mount Toubkal at metres: a popular trekking peak most of the year round. Full Day trek in Atlas Mountains from Marrakech: Imnane and Imlil valley are the two sides of one coin or two faces of contemporary rural Morocco.

Imlil valley represents the modern Morocco with its extensive developmental activities, construction of new buildings, shops, restaurants.

Imnane valley is an area where people still maintain to make. Morocco Trek Morocco is the beautiful land that offers wonderful places for trekking holidays, such as the Atlas Mountains. There you particularly find a lot of mountains to climb like Mount Toubkal, M’Goun Mountains, Jebel Saghro vocanic massif and Siroua massif.

I speak English, Spanish, French, Arabic, and of course Berber.

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I was born and raised in the High Atlas Mountains, I am an educated, single man and have 3 brothers and 2 sisters. I welcome you all to experience the beautiful land and culture of my people. It will be my honour to show you the ways and marvels of the High Atlas and the Sahara Desert.

Atlas Mountain Day Trip From Marrakech Day Excursion to Ouirgan Valley. This trek allows you to explore the wilderness of Morocco without committing to an extended stay.

A day out in the Moroccan countryside will let you keep the comfort of the city, while you still get to. Hiking in the Moroccan Atlas Mountains helps you book your next Hiking trip in Moroccan Atlas Mountains. “Compare and book a certified guide for your Hiking trip with : + guides, 70+ countries and more than different programs to choose from.

Take a pick from our Hiking selection. Moroccan Atlas the Trekking Guide – Trailblazer Publications,; Pakistan – Insight Guide, ; Our Articles. Travel Africa Magazine. Walking with Migrants, November ; A New Dawn at Erg Chebbi – Travel Africa Extra, September ; Trekking in Morocco: where and when to go – Travel Africa Extra, August invites you to experience a different face of Morocco.

Just 1,5 hours drive from Marrakech you enter another world, another time. Leaving behind hot and busy streets, crowded souks and hooting cars High Atlas Mountains greet you with breath taking views, green oases, rivers, waterfalls and shadows under age-old nut trees. Trekking in Morocco has never been so easy.

Trek Atlas Morocco provides tailor-made treks & tours for families, groups of friends, individuals or corporate clients. For complete beginners to experts, families and children, discover the fun of a holiday in Morocco. We cater for half-day, full day all the way up to whole week trips.

Atlas Trek Shop, Trekking in Morocco, and Atlas Mountain Trekking offer multiday guided treks to the locations listed here. These trips generally include airport/hotel transfer, all meals during the trek, and lodging logistics, whether you’ll be camping or in huts along the route. Join us for an overnight trek in Morocco!

We'll take you to visit the High Atlas mountains and you'll stay in a warm, cosy gite for the night. Join us for an overnight trek in Morocco! We'll take you to visit the High Atlas mountains and you'll stay in a warm, cosy gite for the night.

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