12,000KM Camel expedition from Mongolia to the UK – Steppes To The West

The greatest things happen over a glass of wine…or two. Like a dream haphazardly shared among traveling friends during a casual social encounter one late evening in the suburbs of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
“Imagine walking a camel caravan from Mongolia all the way to Europe” expressed Mongolian female adventurer Baigalmaa Norjmaa.
Present, and paying close attention, was world walker Karl Bushby who had been on the road more than 15 years and was headed West. The vision took route. Read more…

Promo for ‘All The Wild Horses’. Documentary about the Mongol Derby coming soon, 2018.

ALL THE WILD HORSES follows international riders from around the world as they compete in the Mongol Derby in Mongolia, the longest and toughest horse race on the planet.

In this race across one thousand kilometers of Mongolian steppe the riders are on their own, navigating from horse station to horse station where they change horses every forty kilometers. They battle dehydration, hypothermia, exhaustion, extreme weather, swollen rivers and wild dogs.

The 1000km course recreates Chinggis Khaan’s legendary empire-busting postal system. Riders change horses every 40km and stay with the local herders or camp under the stars. Read more…