April 30, 2012
This is just a very brief update from all our teams, to make sure our family and friends at home know that everyone is well in the Himalayan Experience crew. After having climbed Lobuje East for the first time on Sunday, the Lhotse and Nuptse teams are back down at Lobuje base camp resting before they will go up again on Tuesday to spend two nights on the summit. "It was wonderful up there and I...00 Comments Write a Comment
April 29, 2012
The following blog is courtesy of Billi Bierling, Himalayan Experience: Exodus from Base Camp Last night the Himalayan Experience camp stirred to life at midnight with half of the group getting ready to leave for Camp II. This time, the ‘Yetis’ (Greg, John B., John C., Joe, Jeff, Javier, Hector, Valdes, Kristina, Amanda, Annie as well as our guides Adrian, Jaime and Brian) are a day ahead of the...
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April 26, 2012
The following blog is courtesy of Billi Bierling, Himalayan Experience: Over the past two days, the whole team has been united at Base Camp and even though everyone was supposed to be resting after having used up lots of energy on Lobuje East, things have been happening here at 5,350 (17,600ft) above sea level. On Tuesday, the Everest crew received their radios as well as avalanche beacons, which...
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April 25, 2012
The following post is courtesy of Billi Bierling, Himalayan Experience: All the Yaks and Yetis are back at Base Camp and on Monday the rest of the crew (including trekkers and Nuptse and Lhotse climbers) is due to arrive boosting the population of our little hamlet to almost 100 people. The Sherpas have been setting up more tents and the kitchen staff is busy preparing food, hot water and...00 Comments Write a Comment
April 22, 2012
The following blog is courtesy of Billi Bierling, Himalayan Experience: Life has come back to Everest Base Camp with the Yaks having finished their acclimatisation rotation on Lobuje East. They returned to Base Camp on Friday and according to our guide, Adrian, everyone performed really well on the mountain. "It was good to see that most people were moving fast and confidently," he said. He and...
Adrian Ballinger, Everest climb, Himalayan Experience, Himex, Lobuche, Lobuche ski, Lobuju, Mark Slatter, Mount Everest Base Camp, Pierre Godof, Sergey, ski Lobuje00 Comments Write a Comment