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Day 13 ~ Namche Bazaar

Another clear, but freezing cold day greeted us when we woke early this morning. Tim headed outside before everyone was out of bed to brave the weather and to take some photos of the sun hitting Ama Dablam’s peak. 262 more words


Everest Base Camp Trek

Many people called us crazy – going on a trek to Everest Base Camp just 1 year on after the devastating 2015 earthquake that rocked… 290 more words


Day hike to Mongla (3,975m): Ama Dablam views stunning

The day started early for I wanted to capture a few images at sunrise (5:52am). I didn’t sleep particularly well anyway. I think its the jetlag mainly and a little bit the altitude (3,600m) that I need to get used to. 519 more words


Earthquake Triggers Avalanche In Nepal, Killing Sherpa And Injuring British Climber

Early this morning, A 5.4 magnitude earthquake shook the mountains surrounding Ama Dablam, killing one sherpa and injuring a British mountaineer reports The Seattle Times… 109 more words


Ama Dablam: 3rd Most Popular Peak

Not many of you know, Ama Dablam is the thirst most popular expedition peak of Nepal. Even though, the Six-Thousander peak doesn’t boast great height of the likes Everest, Makalu and Lhotse, it is still preferred by the climbers willing to tackle its technical difficulties. 448 more words


Everest Trail Race 2016 #ETR2016 Race Preview

Set against one of the most iconic and awe-inspiring backdrops on the planet, the Everest Trail Race is one of the world’s toughest high-altitude ultra-marathons. I had the pleasure to attend the 2013 and 2014 and I am pleased to say for 2016, I am going back… 1,255 more words

In profile: Jack Maitland

Jack feels that the highlight of his fell career was probably winning the British Championship. In mountain racing it would be winning Mount Cameroon and the Everest marathon (both in 1989).

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