Jan develops and promotes underrated and underexposed adventure destinations through his work as an expedition leader, guidebook author and outdoor tourism consultant in places like Iraqi Kurdistan, Tajikistan and Uganda, where he currently lives with his family.
When I plan to climb a mountain or a trek, it should be remote, obscure and almost unknown. I live for the exploration side of expeditions like these.
Story • Jan Bakker • Dec 15, 2022
An exploratory trek along the southern Pamir mountains to create a long distance hiking trail across Tajikistan
Story • Jan Bakker • Jul 27, 2022
Bikerafting the wetlands of Mabamba Bay
Story • Jan Bakker • Jul 21, 2020
Tales from deep within the UNESCO listed Rwenzoris mountain range.
Story • Jan Bakker • Mar 03, 2020
Exploratory climbing on the roof of Azerbaijan
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