hiking, travel

Adventures in Closing

September 24 Well, the hiking adventure is basically over at this point. Still in Lukla, waiting for the weather to clear to the plane can come from Kathmandu. Been up since 5am and it's now nearly 7am, but it's nice. Maybe I'll get an extra day here, spend some time exploring around Lukla, that'd be… Continue reading Adventures in Closing

hiking, travel

Is this Type III fun?

Then the 1am wake up call came. It was far too early but thankfully all I had to do was pull on some pants over the pants I had slept in. Tried to go poo, didn’t happen. Noodle soup for breakfast. It was snowing and windy and cold and dark as fuck. Waking up to… Continue reading Is this Type III fun?

travel

Lukla: The World’s Most Dangerous Airport

September 13 Hand stamped plane tickets. Finally doing it, and it's amazing! I still can't believe that this is actually happening. Had another delay for bad weather but finally made it to Lukla, the starting point of most Himalayan expeditions. We were supposed to arrive yesterday, but that didn't go as planned. Instead we spend… Continue reading Lukla: The World’s Most Dangerous Airport

climbing, General Blog, hiking, travel

Mera Peak: Adventure Day 1

A few years ago (can't believe it's been that long already!) I was working in Vietnam as a kayak and rock climb guide and had been saving up my vacation days for a few months. After I left it was no longer allowed, but I managed to save up enough days to plan an epic… Continue reading Mera Peak: Adventure Day 1