Thursday, November 05, 2009

Everest Base Camp (4)

The EBC journey continues... Please click here to view Photo Album #4 taken by yours truly (KC)... lots of deep blue sky in this photo album.

Day04 (9 October 2009) -- on the way to Dengboche (4,410m): Fiona, Sharon and Jayne
This Nepalese actually picks up dry dungs from the ground (as a source for burning)
Arriving at Dengboche ... high tech method of boiling water using solar power

A group photo at Dengboche on Day05 (10 October 2009) morning

Seeing double?

Day05 (10 October 2009) -- Acclimatization day by going to Chhukhung (4,730m). The lower peak on the right is Island Peak (6,200m) where technical climb on ice is required. This peak could be the next trekking trip to Nepal. Anyone?

Admiring the ice-capped mountain view -- Sharon and Fiona

WongFK, Yee Choi, Pei Ling and Alexis

One of the peaks near Chhukhung area

Arriving at Chhukhung for lunch

On the way to Chhukhung Ri (5,550 m)

The group at Chhukhung Ri

Day06 (11 October 2009) -- the group continue the journey to Lobuche (4,930m)

The banner that was placed there earlier by Joseph Yong, who trekked to EBC alone. He started the journey one week before 4 October.

The journey continues ... stay tuned.

Posted by KC

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