Netra Tal Trek (Eyes Lake)

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Netra Tal is a newly explored region in Nepal. It is surrounded by the stunning views of the Himalayas. It has a unique cultural and religious heritage which makes it one of the best new regions for anyone's adventure list. The Himalayan Sky Camp, Netra Tal region, is nestled between Manaslu Conservation Area to the West, Lantang National Park to the East and Tibet to the North, making it one of Nepal's hidden gem. Tal means Lake in Nepali. On your trek you can hike to Ganesh Parbat, a sacred site perched on a bare rock face cliff, where … Read more

Netra Tal Itinerary

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Day 01 You arrive in Kathmandu where your Nepal adventure begins After clearing through immigration and customs at the airport, you are met by our friendly staff and transferred to our hotel in the heart of the city, Thamel. The area is within walking distance of all major restaurants, unique shops and well equipped outdoor gear outfitters to help you purchase and trekking gear that you may require. The afternoon is left open to rest and explore the surrounding local attractions. Day 02 Kathmandu to Netra Tal – Mantari (Sky Camp … Read more

Russian Base Jumps off Mount Everest

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Valery Rozov BASE jumps from Mt Everest on 28 May 2013 The Russian extreme sports star makes the highest ever BASE jump after leaping from 7,220m. … Read more

Photographer David Breashear’s Interactive Photograph of the Khumbu Glacier Near Everest

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American Filmmaker and Mountaineer David Breashears has created an incredibly detailed two billion pixel interactive image of the Khumbu glacier. The Khumbu Glacier is in the Khumbu region of northeastern Nepal between Mount Everest and the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge. Made from 477 separate high resolution shots, the photograph aims to tell the "bigger story of climate change in the area," and allows you to zoom to different areas of the site, including inside a tent at base camp. Click on the button below to view the photograph. … Read more

Mt Everest Base Camp elevation and altitude

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Mount Everest has two base camps. They are on opposite sides of the mountain. South Base Camp is in Nepal and is at an altitude of 17,598 ft (5,364 meters) The South Base Camp is at coordinates 28°0′26″N 86°51′34″E (5,150 meters) The North Base Camp is at coordinates 28°8′29″N 86°51′5″E. These Mount Everest base camps are rudimentary. They are used by mountain climbers during their ascent and descent. South Base Camp is used when climbing via the southeast ridge, while North Base Camp is used when climbing via the … Read more

Everest Base Camp Trek Video

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An 18 minute video of the Everest Base Camp Trek tips from Lukla via Namche Bazaar filmed by Robin Wallace. This video will give you a good idea what to expect on your Everest Base Camp trek. … Read more