Everest Base Camp Hike: Dingboche to Louboche

This stretch of the hike was one of the most beautiful. From the first steps out of Dingboche, the mountains surrounded our trail. As we moved north, more appeared and appeared with their white peaks poking the azure sky. After lunch we climbed up to the memorial site for hikers who died on Everest’s stormyContinue reading “Everest Base Camp Hike: Dingboche to Louboche”

Everest Base Camp Hike: Dingboche Acclimation

To further let our bodies adjust to the increasing elevation, we took a second acclimation day in Dingboche. The recommendation for high elevation climbing is to hike high and sleep low. Pushing our bodies a little more on this day, we hiked to a high ridge above the town. Topping out at 5000 meters, theContinue reading “Everest Base Camp Hike: Dingboche Acclimation”