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26 05, 2018

Jabal Shams Via Ferrata

By |2018-05-26T08:48:08+00:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Oman, Sport, Via Ferrata|1 Comment

Jabal Shams Via Ferrata: 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 [...]

26 05, 2018

Jabel Shams Summit hike

By |2018-05-26T13:13:03+00:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Hiking, Oman, Sport|0 Comments

Jabel Shams Summit hike: 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 [...]

13 02, 2018

Caves & Cave Exploring – Speleology

By |2018-05-08T16:49:48+00:00February 13th, 2018|Adventure, Caving|1 Comment

Caves: Caves are hollow spaces in the ground formed naturally by the process of weathering of rock over time (sometimes millions of years). These underground hollow spaces change in formation (speleothems) from a place to another based on the geology of the area. Some caves are horizontal while [...]

12 09, 2017

Wadi Bani Auf Via Ferrata

By |2018-04-29T12:25:58+00:00September 12th, 2017|Adventure, Oman, Sport, Via Ferrata|0 Comments

Wadi Bani Auf Via Ferrata 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 [...]

3 05, 2016

MECET expedition in Salalah Oman – Part 3: TeaPot Cave

By |2018-04-29T12:02:02+00:00May 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 [...]