Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar
My trek to the top of the world

little plane

really little

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


Dung drying

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.