Kala Patthar

Elevation: 1,493mDistance: ~24kmTotal Time: ~9 hoursDate: March 23rd, 2019 For those doing the Everest Base Camp trek, Kala Patthar is very popular end destination that provides spectacular views of Everest and its surrounding mountains. While it’s not considered a proper mountain, it’s a worthy objective nonetheless. The usual approach to the final part of theContinue reading “Kala Patthar”

Nangkartshang Peak

Distance: ~5.7kmElevation: ~750mTotal Time: ~3 hours 30 minutesDate: March 21st, 2019 On day 6 of our trek to Everest Base Camp, my Dad and I intended to spend the day resting in Dingboche before pushing on to the upper villages. We spoke with our tea house owner, a Sherpa, about any recommendations for what toContinue reading “Nangkartshang Peak”