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

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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?

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Pooping at 4,300 Meters

September 16 4300 meters! Woo! (14,100 feet) Today was pretty chill. Started with a late breakfast at 7:30am, so slept in until about 7:15 which was nice for a change. Constantly tired here, maybe that's the altitude or could be something actually wrong with me. If I go home before I turn 26, I'm definitely… Continue reading Pooping at 4,300 Meters

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Off Season Hiking to Samha

September 15 Home for the night, great pancakes here too! Half of hiking is digging through your bag in hopes that you can find that one thing you know is in there and it started on the top yet somehow made its way to the very bottom. The other half is griping about how many… Continue reading Off Season Hiking to Samha

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Su Cha: Sherpa Butter Tea

September 14 View from breakfast Woke up to the most amazing view ever. What was covered with fog and clouds when we arrived opened up to snow covered mountains reaching out of the valley. Absolutely amazing. Astani said today would be a bit harder, so looking forward to it, yesterday was pretty chill. Steep, but… Continue reading Su Cha: Sherpa Butter Tea