Epic Everest - Update 22 The Summit
After a few surreal days on and back at Everest Base Camp, Brad recounts his epic Mount Everest summit experience. Read on and see some of the amazing summit pictures. [Read More]
From The Field
OUR GUIDES AND TRAVELLERS REPORT FROM AROUND THE GLOBE
Epic Everest - Update 19 Pre-summit waiting game
Pre-summit waiting game and rest days. With the final acclimatisation rotation complete, it is now a waiting game for the Everest expedition team's summit attempt. After a thunderstorm across Base Camp, Brad has helicoptered to Namche to spend a few days in thicker air resting and enjoying coffee.
Epic Everest - Update 18 Acclimatisation Rotation 2
Brad and the expedition team are back at Everest Base Camp after completing acclimisation rotation 2. What an experience climbing the Lhotse Face and 'touching' Camp 3...
Epic Everest - Update 13 Everest Rope School
Everest Ice and Ropes School - Update 13. We spent some time on a ropes circuit practising all techniques we will need to employ further up. Tomorrow we head into the icefall up to the first ladder which is about two thirds up. Looking forward to it.
Epic Everest - Update 12 Puja Ceremony
Today was another rest day at Everest Base Camp. That said it was a significant as our “puja” ceremony was held. Read about this blessing ceremony for our mountain climbing ahead.
Epic Everest - Update 11 Climbing Lobuche
Climbing Lobuche & Everest Base Camp
Brad has now arrived at Everest Base Camp and is entrenched in the Adventure Consultants Camp. Read about climbing Lobuche and settling in...
Epic Everest - Updates 5 & 6 Namche to Dingboche
Namche to Dingboche.
We have arrived at Dingboche at an altitude of around 4410 metres. All is going well. The weather is sunny and windy at the moment but looks like some cloud might be coming in.