Oman

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 [...]

16 04, 2016

MECET expedition in Salalah Oman – Part 2: Tawi Ateer sinkhole

By |2018-04-29T12:22:00+04:00April 16th, 2016|Adventure, Caving, Oman, Sport|0 Comments

In May 2013, 5 cavers explored 3 caves in the Salalah region of Oman. One of these caves is the famous: Tawi Ateer sinkhole. Tawi Ateer sinkhole, which means the Bird Well, is one of the largest sinkholes of the world. The cave is located is in the Dhofar region of Salalah. Tawi Ateer cave is [...]

10 04, 2016

MECET expedition in Salalah Oman – Part 1: Shaat sinkhole

By |2018-04-29T12:22:16+04:00April 10th, 2016|Adventure, Caving, Oman, Sport|1 Comment

In May 2013, 5 cavers explored 3 caves in the Salalah region of Oman. One of these caves is the famous: Shaat sinkhole. The logistics behind getting to the mouth of the cave were hard and time consuming. There was a hike involved inside of a relatively hard and technical canyon in which we [...]

22 03, 2016

Viper Snake Bite in Khasab

By |2018-05-26T13:27:02+04:00March 22nd, 2016|Adventure, Inspirational Stories, Oman|1 Comment

I have no glorious story to tell here, I was simply bitten by a viper snake in Khasab Oman and I survived to tell the tale. Friday evening, after a good day of rock climbing in Khasab, I joined my friends at one of the secluded beaches nearby to set [...]

26 12, 2015

Stairway to Heaven hike with a twist

By |2018-04-29T12:00:06+04:00December 26th, 2015|Adventure, Hiking, Mountain biking, Oman, Sport, UAE|0 Comments

Having hiked Stairway to Heaven UAE-Oman couple of times, I wanted to add a twist to make it more challenging. So I decided to carry my mountain bike all the way up the hike and mountain bike the descent from the other side. So I did. On the 11th of December, 2015, [...]