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Everest Base camp: Itinerary & Tips

Everest Base Camp Trekking

The legends of George Mallory, Sir Edmund Hillary, and Tenzing Norgay surround this region. Since the 1920’s, Everest Base Camp Trekking Route takes us there that has captivated adventurous men and women, where one can explore the rich diversity of the region, breathtaking natural scenery, and unique Sherpa culture.  538 more words

Tommy Ludlow - Climb up to Mt. Everest Base Camp!!

Tommy Ludlow – Climb up to Mt. Everest Base Camp!!

12-year-old Folsom boy climbs Mount Everest despite medical condition

Tommy was born with exstrophy, a rare condition that occurs in about 1 of every 50,000 living births, according to the Urology Care Foundation. 47 more words

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The Highest Marathon in the World: My Running Bucket List

This is the first post in what I plan to become a series titled “My Running Bucket List”, and if you couldn’t guess from the name, I really wanted to dedicate a few posts to some of the races and routes that I want to do before I die. 290 more words


Gallery IV

This gallery: Lhotse.  This mountain has a certain pull for me, in the same way Everest does.  Almost like the keys to my soul lay at the top :-)


Mt Everest & Recovery from Narcissistic Abuse

I think that climbing Mt. Everest is comparable to recovering from narcissistic abuse.  For example:

  • Mt Everest – requires Sherpas    Narcissistic abuse recovery  (NAR)requires therapists, body workers, spiritual leaders & more…
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Beautiful documentary to watch

This is a wonderful documentary.  Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzig Norgay first summited Mt Everest in 1953.  Fifty years later, the sons of both men retrace their father’s steps up to the roof of the world. 29 more words


Gallery I





Vinson Massif



My first random collection of mountain pictures, including a couple of famous rocks.  I cannot envision anything more intimidating.  11 more words