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Everest Base Camp Trek – Lobuche to Gorak Shep and Kala Pattar

Day 8 – Lobuche to Gorak Shep and Kala Pattar Summit Normally you leave Lobuche, head to Gorak Shep and then onto Everest Base Camp in same day, I ended up doing it a little differently… The days are now getting colder and you are more exposed, you definitely begin to feel like you’re pretty […]

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Everest Base Camp Trek – Dingboche to Lobuche

Day 7 – Dingboche to Lobuche Today we head back up to the same ridge I climbed on yesterday’s rest day but taking it further, the route then plateaus out and we enjoy a gentle stroll and seeing snow on the ground for the first time since starting the trek. We walk past many peaks to […]

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Everest Base Camp Trek – Deboche to Dingboche

Day 5 – Deboche to Dingboche We head out of Deboche camp and through the rhododendron bushes heading down to cross the Imja Khola, with constant sightings of Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and Nuptse offering the most spectacular views. Although seeing a collapsed bridge like this one is not the most welcoming sight before you […]

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Everest Base Camp Trek – Namche Bazaar to Deboche

Day 3 – Rest Day Namche Bazaar When they say rest day, it’s not really a rest day…..just so you know! To help with acclimatisation, the trek incorporated a couple of ‘rest’ days so you sleep in the same place for a few nights, but what you do on these so called rest days is […]

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Everest Base Camp Trek – Lukla to Monjo to Namche Bazaar

Day 1 (Kathmandu > Lukla > Monjo) A very early wake-up call, breakfast and we were soon piled onto the mini bus once more and on our way back to the airport and the chaos that followed….organised chaos I’m sure!  Majority of trekkers it seems comes to catch the same early morning flight as you, […]

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