Everest A Trekker s Guide

The guidebook is packed with essential advice on trekking in the Himalayas, including planning and preparation, trekking formalities, health and acclimatisation, as well as notes on culture and the fascinating history of the region, making ...

Everest  A Trekker s Guide

Everest A Trekker s Guide

Everest has an eternal appeal for mountain lovers and the classic trek to Everest Base Camp is high on the bucket-list of many trekkers. Fully researched after the devastating earthquake of 2015, this guidebook covers the most popular route in the Khumbu Valley, from Lukla via Namche Bazaar and Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar, the best viewpoint for Everest. It also describes the classic route from Jiri to Lukla taken by Tenzing Norgay and Sir Edmund Hillary, as well as a trek north to Gokyo with its spectacular lakes and the peak of Gokyo Ri. Finally, the Three Passes Trek, also starting in Namche, links the region's major passes and valleys. The guidebook includes suggestions for side trips and time spent in Namche Bazaar, Pangboche, Dingboche and Gokyo, as well as two treks approaching Everest from Tibet - Tingri to Rongbuk Everest Base Camp and from Kharta to the Kangshung Face. The guidebook is packed with essential advice on trekking in the Himalayas, including planning and preparation, trekking formalities, health and acclimatisation, as well as notes on culture and the fascinating history of the region, making this a complete guide to exploring the area.

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Everest: A Trekker's Guide
Language: un
Pages: 320
Authors: Kev Reynolds, Radek Kucharski
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-15 - Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited

Everest has an eternal appeal for mountain lovers and the classic trek to Everest Base Camp is high on the bucket-list of many trekkers. Fully researched after the devastating earthquake of 2015, this guidebook covers the most popular route in the Khumbu Valley, from Lukla via Namche Bazaar and Gorakshep
Everest: A Trekker's Guide
Language: un
Pages: 256
Authors: Kev Reynolds
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-09 - Publisher: Cicerone Press

Guidebook to Everest and the Khumbu region of Nepal, one of the great trekking regions of the world. All the main trekking routes, including from Lukla (and Jiri) to Namche, and routes to Thame, Gokyo, Thangboche, Lobuche, Kala Pattar and Everest Base Camp. Includes the route in Tibet from Tingri
Everest
Language: un
Pages: 176
Authors: Kev Reynolds
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-04-01 - Publisher: Cicerone PressLtd

This trekker's guide to Mount Everest provides full details of lodges, tea houses, health matters, environmental issues and cultural issues that are needed for a successful trek. Thorough coverage of the Nepal approaches is provided along with details on the Tibetan approaches.
Everest: A Trekker's Guide
Language: un
Pages: 272
Authors: Kev Reynolds
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-17 - Publisher: Cicerone Press

Guidebook to Everest and the Khumbu region of Nepal, one of the great trekking regions of the world. All the main trekking routes, including from Lukla (and Jiri) to Namche, and routes to Thame, Gokyo, Thangboche, Lobuche, Kala Pattar and Everest Base Camp. Includes the route in Tibet from Tingri
Ladakh
Language: en
Pages: 221
Authors: Bob Gibbons, Siân Pritchard-Jones
Categories: Buddhist monasteries
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

Ladakh is a wonderland of mesmerizing, sweeping vistas. With its barren rugged mountains, crystal clear skies and intriguing visions of a lost Shangri-La, Ladakh is a very special place. Beyond the Himalayas, on the edge of Tibet, it is a hidden paradise for trekkers, tourists and travelers. This book describes

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