It’s amazing how the human body can adjust to different climates, landscapes, altitudes and with such grace. A hike that … Continue reading Everest Base Camp Hike: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche
“We’ll be cruising at 16,000 feet,” said the Air Canada flight attendant as we departed for Nepal and the 12 … Continue reading Everest Base Camp Hike 1: Lukla to Namche Bazaar
Hiked to Namche bazaar today! We followed a beautiful glacier river most of the way then crossed a crazy-scary suspension … Continue reading Sneak Peek of a Sneak Peak
Adventure doesn’t fall in your lap, you have to go out and find it. And that’s exactly what I’m doing! … Continue reading Asia Hiking Adventure: Bon Voyage!
From first aid kits to wick-and-wear clothing, packing for the climb to Everest Base Camp feels almost more daunting than the mountain. I prefer to pack as light as possible, but for such a big climb I also don’t want to forget anything. Luckily the guide company I will be traveling with in April sent me a packing list to help with the ruck-sack stuffing adventure.
With the big trek to Everest base camp ahead of me – by golly – am I preparing both my … Continue reading Everest Base Camp Training Guide
In 2 months and 22 days, I will be set out on the adventure of a lifetime. With two strong … Continue reading Everest or Bust!