This is it. The whole trek. 9 days and over 120 kilometres…condensed into 28 minutes. Advertisements
After a long detailed post about exploring Kathmandu, and leaving the blog hanging for almost a year… at the most climatic moment too… did I make it to EBC?! How did a year elapse before I realised I had to come back to this!! Here is a video recap of Kathmandu!
You can accomplish a lot in one day. Before I fly to Lukla to begin the Base Camp trek I will have had 2 and a half days in Kathmandu. My arrival day was I met with a stroke of luck, followed by a solid execution of wit, cunning and commitment. I got a lift … More Colour, Culture and Cremation in Kathmandu
What about Gear?! Brand loyalty: I was as loyal as it gets to the masters of hiking boots over at Keen Footwear. I’d had a pair that lasted me through thick and thin (See here). When it came to choosing my new boots for Everest I was anxious. I headed straight for another pair of Keen’s similar to what … More Gear!
What tech am I taking to Base Camp? Go Pro Hero5 Black: In 2015 I visited the Overland Track to climb Cradle Mountain in Tasmania. Our return trip from the summit to our hut accommodation saw our day’s water supply exhausted. We’d arrived by a gorgeously clear waterfall with its pristine river system that I planned … More Tech…
Hiking through ancient cities in Jordan, Inca ruins in Mexico, The Inca Trail in Peru, climbing up hair raising cliffs in Brazil, scrambling up exposed summer alps in Sweden through cloudberry rich hills in Norway and all over the state of Victoria in Australia. There comes a point where the mountains call out to you. … More 1st March 2017.
I accidentally made a GoPro commercial with my Hero 5 Black…