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Everest with Mountain Madness

Everest Updates 4/3/2017

Our Nepal sea­son is in full swing, with the Ever­est Expe­di­tion, Island Peak Expe­di­tion, and Ever­est Base Camp Trek groups all underway.

Ever­est sum­mit climbers land­ed in Luk­la yes­ter­day, and trekked to Phakd­ing. Today they’re head­ed for a two-night stay in Nam­che. The group is full of antic­i­pa­tion for Everest.

The Sher­pa Guide Lodge in Phakd­ing is a wel­come rest­ing place after the 8 km trek from Luk­la. Ossy Freire photo

Island Peak climbers and our Ever­est Base Camp trekkers are trav­el­ing togeth­er at this point in the jour­ney, hav­ing a great time and enjoy­ing most­ly good weath­er. They’ve reached the upper Khum­bu and vis­it­ed Teng­boche monastery, fol­low­ing two nights in Nam­che Bazaar. They will arrive at Ever­est Base Camp on April 7th. Stay tuned for reg­u­lar updates on these adventures!

Mani stones on the trek to Nam­che. Bri­an Muller photo