High Atlas

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The High Atlas are the highest mountain range in Morocco, and home to it's highest mountain Jbel Toubkal. The area is a popular hiking destination.

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Hike Reports

  • Hike in the Atlas - Morocco

  • nomadcitizen September 2010
  • The Toubkal is the tallest mountain of North Africa with 4167 mt and the summit can be reached by a trail (this mountain is one of the easiest among the 4000 mt to reach the summit and does not required any technical skill BUT required a good phys...
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Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2013
  • A Walk in the Clouds
  • This book is a moving collection of 75 autobiographical short stories from prolific outdoors writer Kev Reynolds, an insight into a lifetime of mountain travel and adventure. These tales are spread across the Moroccan Atlas, Pyrenees, European Alps, Himalaya amongst other destinations, and will leave you by turns amused, reflective and inspired. Read more
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United Kingdom
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2012
  • The High Atlas
  • 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 50-year experience. Illustrated with dazzling photographs of the mountains and also the mountain people, the Berbers. 48 routes including Jbel Toubkal, Tazekka and Igdat. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2011
  • Mountaineering in the Moroccan High Atlas
  • This handy pocket-sized guidebook contains detailed route descriptions of 50 walks, climbs and scrambles in the Moroccan High Atlas. The routes were written with winter conditions in mind and are suitable for experienced winter mountaineers and walkers. The routes cover 30 peaks and are all above 3000m with the highest being Jbel Toubkai at 4167m. Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mgoun Massif, Central High Atlas Mountains
  • Mgoun Massif in the Central High Atlas Mountains of Morocco on a ridge-type map at 1:100,000 from West Col Publications. The map is centred on the peak of Oumsoud and covers an area measuring approximately 80 km east/west and 50 km north south. An inset extends the coverage north-eastwards to include the Jbel Aroudan peak.Ridge maps do not... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart Toubkal & Marrakech (Hoge Atlas) | Cordee |
  • Een uitstekende (geplastificeerde) wandelkaart (1:50.000) van de omgeving van de Toubkal. Uitermate geschikt voor de beklimming en aansluitende trektocht. Met op de achterkant een stadsplattegrond van Marrakech. A detailed, accurate and up-to-date trekking map of Jebel Toubkal in the High Atlas mountains of Morocco, the highest peak in North... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart Toubkal, Hoge Atlas - Marokko | Piolet |
  • Uitstekende wandelkaart met veel topografische details op scheur- en watervast papier. O.a. hoogtelijnen, berghutten en wandelpaden zijn ingetekend. Geschikt voor GPS. 3 EDITION. Published in WATERPROOF (waterproof paper) 1:40.000 scale map of the area of Toubkal. Compatible with GPS. The area covered by the map is located mostly within the... Read more
IGN
France
  • Carte de trekking Maroc - Haut-Atlas
  • Les sites suivants sont inclus dans cette carte :Haut-Atlas - carte de trekking au 1/100 000Maroc - carte routière et touristique au 1/1 500 000Sahara occidental - carte routière et touristique au 1/3 000 000Marrakech - plan de ville au 1/20 000Format plié : 11 x 24 cmFormat déplié : 100 x 48 cm  Les... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • High Atlas Trekking Map & Morocco
  • The High Atlas at 1:100,000 on a laminated, waterproof and tear-resistant map from terraQuest, accompanied by a road map of Morocco at 1:1,500,000. Full description in preparation. Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart - trekking map Hoge Atlas - Marokko | Terraquest |
  • Heldere, geplastificeerde, kaart voor trekkers. Deze uitgave biedt aan de ene kant een mooi uitgevoerde overzichtskaart van het hele land, aan de andere kant een detailkaart van de Hoge Atlas, schaal 1:100.000, met de Toubkal. Terraquest say 'TerraQuest maps are designed and developed primarily for tourists preparing for treks to remote... Read more
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Marrakech, Essaouira & The High Atlas In Style
  • Explore enchanting Morocco, including a visit to the cities of Marrakech and Essaouira, with supported walking in the High Atlas. Experience colourful Morocco without the hardships traditionally associated with trips to the High Atlas. You’ll explore the must-see cities of bustling Marrakech and the relaxed coastal Essaouira before heading deep... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Marokko - Toubkal
  • Trektocht door de magnifieke Hoge Atlas, de hoogste bergketen van Noord-Afrika met toppen tot boven de 4000 meter. Loop door diep ingesneden kloven en verrassend groene dalen, langs grillige bergkammen en lemen Berberdorpen, omgeven door kleine akkertjes. Beklim de 4167 meter hoge Toubkal en kijk uit over de Anti-Atlas. Begin en eindig de reis... Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Marokko - Toubkal
  • Een volledig verzorgde trektocht, met Marrakech als start- en eindpunt, rond de hoogste top van Noord-Afrika. Op pad met eigen gids en muildierdrijver door het land van de legendarische Chleuhberbers. Langs fotogenieke bergdorpen,  over hoge passen en pieken met verre uitzichten. Alles zonder het gesjouw met bagage. Liefhebbers kunnen de 4167 m... Read more
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Sawadee
Netherlands
  • Mt Toubkal Long Weekend
  • Mt Toubkal, known locally as Jebel Toubkal, stands 4167m above sea level and commands superb panoramic views of the High Atlas Mountains. This trek is an energetic way to spend a long weekend with just three days in the mountains to approach, summit and descend the highest peak in North Africa. Passing through a Berber village we gain an... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Marrakech, Mount Toubkal & The High Atlas
  • Marrakech combined with the High Atlas and a summit of Mount Toubkal. Combine two nights in Marrakech with memorable walking amongst the mountain peaks of the High Atlas mountains and a summit of North Africa’s highest peak, Mount Toubkal. Start your trip with 2 nights in Marrakech, where you will have free time to explore this vibrant city... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Marokko - M'Goun
  • Korte voettocht door de grotendeels ongerepte bergwereld van de Hoge Atlas. Deze wandelvakantie begint in La Vallée Heureuse, waar we ons in de kleine dorpjes met hun robuuste lemen woonburchten en kleine akkertjes terug in de tijd wanen. Dan gaan we naar het hoge M'Goun massief, waar we op fraaie plekken kamperen en de 4068 meter hoge top van... Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Marokko - M'Goun
  • Korte voettocht door de grotendeels ongerepte bergwereld van de Hoge Atlas. Deze wandelvakantie begint in La Vallée Heureuse, waar u zich in de kleine dorpjes met hun robuuste lemen woonburchten en kleine akkertjes terug in de tijd waant. Met eigen gids en muildierdrijver gaat het naar het hoge M'Goun massief, waar u op fraaie plekken kampeert... Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Marokko * wandelreis
  • Dit is dé wandelvakantie om kennis te maken met de veelzijdigheid van Marokko. Afwisselende wandelingen in de Hoge Atlas, door diepe kloven, imposante hoogvlaktes en onderlangs de besneeuwde toppen van de Hoge Atlas. Dwaal door de eeuwenoude medina's van de cultuurrijke koningssteden Fès en Marrakech. Tijdens een kamelentocht door de hoge... Read more
Te Voet
Belgium
Sawadee
Netherlands
  • Mt Toubkal Climb
  • Mt Toubkal stands 4167m above sea level and commands superb views of the High Atlas Mountains. Our trek passes through impressive landscapes on well-defined paths and is, surprisingly, not too strenuous. As we climb higher, the paths do become steeper but the gain in altitude awards dramatic views towards Marrakech and the spectacular... Read more
Te Voet
Belgium
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Marrakech & The Atlas Short Break
  • A tour of Morocco, including a visit to Marrakech and supported walking in the High Atlas. This short break is perfect if you’re itching for a taste of the exotic and also want to spend time exploring impressive mountain landscapes on foot. Marrakech is an ideal city break - full of cultural highlights that you’ll only find in the ‘Red City’.... Read more
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