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  • 8 Best Challenging Base Camp Trekking Destinations in Nepal

    8 Best Challenging Base Camp Trekking Destinations in Nepal

    Posted on: December 2, 2018

    8 Best Challenging Base Camp Trekking Destinations in Nepal - Trekking has increasingly being pursued as a passion by many adventure seekers. Thanks to the information technology revolution, more people connect over passions and pass on information, which probably arouse more interests about this one-time adventure sport turned passion for many individuals. Some of the Challenging Base Camp trekking destinations include: Mount Everest and Lhotse Base Camp Trek: Lhotse with a height of 8516 meters is know to be the fourth highest mountain in the world and one of the largest and steepest mountain faces of the world. It is situated across...

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  • Tenji Sherpa scales Mt Everest in memory of Ueli Steck

    Tenji Sherpa scales Mt Everest in memory of Ueli Steck

    Posted on: May 24, 2018

    Photo: Tenji Sherpa Facebook A 27-year-old Sherpa climber scaled Mt Everest this morning in honour of the world’s famous alpinist who lost his life in an accident near Camp II on Mt Everest last year. Tenjing (Tenji) Sherpa of Gudel, Solukhumbu made it to the roof of the world at around 9:45 am without using supplementary oxygen, French climber Jonathan Griffith, who was filming Tenji’s climb, has also scaled the mountain. Being the last team of the season on Mt Everest, Lakpa Dendi Sherpa of Chheskam, Solukhumbu and Pimba Aingchuk Bhote of Hatiya, Sankhuwasabha also reached the summit point. “Lakpa Dendi, who made third summit...

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  • Woman climber Nima Jangmu Sherpa sets world record

    Woman climber Nima Jangmu Sherpa sets world record

    Posted on: May 23, 2018

    Woman mountaineer Nima Jangmu Sherpa (right) and two other climbers stand atop Mt Everest holding a flag of Nepal, on Monday, May 14, 2018. Photo courtesy: Dawa Sherpa A Nepali woman climber has set a world record by scaling all three highest mountains in a climbing season. Nima Jangmu Sherpa, 28, made the historic ascent on Mt Kanchenjunga this morning becoming the only woman in the world to climb three 8,000-metre peaks in a single season within 25 days, according to Gyanendra Shrestha, an official at the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation. She has also become the only Nepali woman to...

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  • 79-year-old Japanese oldest climber to scale Mt Lhotse; Sherpa climber missing on Mt Everest

    79-year-old Japanese oldest climber to scale Mt Lhotse; Sherpa climber missing on Mt Everest

    Posted on: May 16, 2018

                                  Japanese climber Matsumoto Tatsuo. Photo courtesy: Rishi Bhandari Japanese climber Matsumoto Tatsuo, 79, became the oldest person to climb Mt Lhotse (8,516 m), as more than 10 climbers successfully stood atop the world’s fourth highest mountain this morning. According to liaison officer Gyanendra Shrestha, Matsumoto along with other climbers from Satori Adventures scaled MT Lhotse at around 12:00pm. “Matsumoto has become the oldest person to reach the summit of Mt Lhotse,” he told THT from the Everest base camp. Rishi Bhandari, Managing Director at Satori Adventures, said that...

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  • Sherpas aim to open route to Mt Everest summit this afternoon

    Sherpas aim to open route to Mt Everest summit this afternoon

    Posted on: May 13, 2018

    A team of climbing Sherpas reached the south summit of Mt Everest this morning to open a climbing route to the summit point, according to the expedition organiser. According to Iswari Paudel, Managing Director at Himalayan Guides Nepal, climbing Sherpas include Pasang Tenjing  Sherpa, Pasdawa Sherpa, Lakpa Dendi Sherpa, Jen Jen Lama, Siddi Bahadur Tamang, Pemba Chhiri  Sherpa, Tenzing Gyaljen Sherpa and Datuk Bhote reached above 8,000 m to attempt to open a route to the top of the world. “If weather allows, the experienced mountaineering guides will reach the summit point at 8,848 m later in the afternoon opening the climbing...

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  • Kami Rita bids for record 22nd ascent of Everest

    Kami Rita bids for record 22nd ascent of Everest

    Posted on: March 28, 2018

    Mar 27, 2018-Kami Rita Sherpa will soon make an attempt to set a new world record by climbing Everest for the 22nd time. The 48-year-old mountaineer is planning to scale the world’s tallest peak this climbing season. The Everest season begins next month when hordes of climbers will start travelling to the Khumbu valley for acclimatization. The actual climbing starts from the second week of May. If Sherpa succeeds in this endeavour, he will break the record of 21 ascents of Everest set by Apa Sherpa and Phurba Tashi Sherpa, both of whom have announced retirement. According to Kami Rita, he will be leaving...

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  • What Makes Most Popular Hiking And Trekking Destination Of Nepal You Never Want To Miss One?

    What Makes Most Popular Hiking And Trekking Destination Of Nepal You Never Want To Miss One?

    Posted on: February 16, 2018

    Nepal Land of the Himalaya one of the most attractive country of the world located between two big countries China, (Tibet) in the north and India in the east, west and south. Nepal, one of the unique countries in the world with rich of historical temples, unique world heritage sites, traditional cultures and fascinating landscapes. Nepal is very popular for Trekking and hiking because 14 of 8 highest peaks of the world’s located in Nepal including Mount Everest (8848 meters) highest mountain of the world. Mount Everest Base Camp Trekking and Hiking, The Highest mountain of the world, mount Everest, one of...

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  • Five Easy Ways to Facilitate Everest Base Camp Trek

    Five Easy Ways to Facilitate Everest Base Camp Trek

    Posted on: December 15, 2017

    Nepal is a land blessed with breathtaking landscape. It has the eight out of the ten highest mountains in the world. So, naturally, this country is also a top destination for trekkers. Among all the trekking routes, the Everest Base Camp trek is the most popular trek. This legendary route will take you the base of the highest mountain in the world But before reaching the base camp, you will walk for a number of days witnessing the spectacular beauty of this region. You will also experience the wonderful view of the mountains and meet amazing people of this region. Your journey will...

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  • Manaslu Tsum Valley Trekking Necessary Permits

    Manaslu Tsum Valley Trekking Necessary Permits

    Posted on: August 11, 2017

    Some areas in Nepal are strictly controlled for travelers to protect its fragile environment, beauty and culture. You must obtain a legal restricted area permits to enter such area. When planning your trekking in such restricted area make sure to make the entire requirement. These restricted area are opened for trekkers since October 1991. Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek Special Permit Fee From September to November – US $ 70 per week per person and after 1 week – US $ 10 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency From December to August – US $ 50 per week per...

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  • When is the best time for Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking?

    When is the best time for Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking?

    Posted on: July 20, 2017

    Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek begins from Bhadrapur, meanders through the mid-hill scenery and reaches the highest point at Pangpema at 5,160m. It is hard to find the balance in terms of view, temperature and micro climate along the trail. Sele Le Pass along the KBC trail is non-trekable during the winter from mid-December to early March. The numbers of landslides between Ghunsa and Pangpema makes it unfavorable for trekking during monsoon as the rain makes it worse. Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek is possible to conduct throughout the year however spring and autumn are the favorable and most loved season for trekking in...

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