|Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar|
|My trek to the top of the world|
landing in Lukla is interesting, Brick wall at the end of the runway
the runway... its a hill so they get enough speed
country at 2800 meters
passing some Ox
these bridges were a bit scary
was cloudy when I got in, first glimpse of mountains next day out my window
this pack got heavy
Bikram (my guide) and I
Sagarmatha- Nepali for Everest...
town of Namche
whole lot of shit
Monestary at 3800 meters
inside of buddhist monastery
guest house, 4200 meters
views from the top of chhukhung ri 5500 meters
the inside of a guesthouse, ad 4800 meters
Gorak Shep village at 5140 Meters!
I met this sherpa- nice guy!
looking at base camp
The Ice fall
this is base camp. Pretty unexciting. It's actually on a stable part of the Glacier
Everest at 5AM
Everest on the left, 8751 Meters. Lhotse on the right, 7861 Meters
On top of Kala Patthar- 5600 Meters!!!
Sun rise between Everest and Lhotse.
That has to be heavy!
Typical guest house room. nice, but -20 celsius at night.