Oman

26 05, 2018

Jabal Shams Via Ferrata

By |2019-02-28T07:39:40+04:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Oman, Sport, Via Ferrata|1 Comment

Another famous Via Ferrata in Oman is located at Jabal Shams (Sun’s mountain) at the end of the breathtaking As Sab W6 Balcony Hike. The Path: Jabal Shams Via Ferrata starts just above the As Sab old abandoned village, close to the lake. Most of the route [...]

26 05, 2018

As Sab W6 Balcony hike

By |2019-02-28T07:42:56+04:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Hiking, Oman, Sport|2 Comments

As Sab W6 balcony hike (also know as Oman Balcony hike) is yet one of the most scenic and famous hikes of Oman. It is for all levels and kids friendly (with adult companions). I recommend doing Jabel Shams Summit hike if you want a longer and more challenging version [...]

26 05, 2018

Jabel Shams Summit hike

By |2019-02-28T07:40:28+04:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Hiking, Oman, Sport|1 Comment

Jabel Shams is the highest mountain in Oman with an altitude of 3,028 m. This hike is also known as W4 route and Rim walk to summit. The hike is relatively moderate, includes some serious jaw-dropping scenery, strong winds and occasionally subzero temperature with snow. Though the real summit [...]

8 02, 2018

20 extreme hours in arch cave & 3 windows cave – Oman

By |2018-05-26T13:26:58+04:00February 8th, 2018|Adventure, Caving, Oman, Sport|1 Comment

Caves of Oman, Arch cave, 3 Windows & 7th hole 7th hole, Arch cave, 3 Windows cave, Funnel cave and Tahri cave form the largest cave system in Oman. The cave system is located on Slamah Plateau, south of Muscat. Joanna and I ventured into exploring Arch cave [...]

12 09, 2017

Wadi Bani Auf Via Ferrata

By |2019-02-28T07:45:49+04:00September 12th, 2017|Adventure, Oman, Sport, Via Ferrata|0 Comments

This amazing Via Ferrata is located in Wadi Bani Auf in Sultanate Oman, just on top of the famous Snake Canyon Gorge. It is famous for its scenery swaying from one side of the wadi to another, with the beautiful lakes of Snake Canyon ~150m underneath you. The route [...]

3 05, 2016

MECET expedition in Salalah Oman – Part 3: TeaPot Cave

By |2018-04-29T12:02:02+04:00May 3rd, 2016|Adventure, Caving, Oman, Sport|0 Comments

In May 2013, 5 MECET cavers explored 3 caves in the Salalah region of Oman. We had the opportunity to explore a new, undocumented cave, and named it TeaPot cave. The name TeaPot cave was inspired by the features of the cave.  Its contained a network of forks, narrow passageways,  tunnels, and [...]