Descending and New Years in Lukla

Waking up the next morning, still riding the high from base camp the day prior, we set out down the mountain and to meet up with out friends. The usual plan for getting off the mountain is to take 3 long days hiking back to Lukla. Given our track record with travel arrangements, the uncertainty … Continue reading Descending and New Years in Lukla


Base Camp and Kala Pathar 

Finally! Today was the day we had been waiting for. To come all this way and finally be able to check the box next to "Everest base camp" off my bucket list. We began with an early start to the day around 7am since we had a solid 2 hour hike to reach Gorak Shep, … Continue reading Base Camp and Kala Pathar