Baruntse & Mera Peak Autumn: News of our expedition
12 October to 14 November (Mera Peak and Baruntse) and 1-29 November (Baruntse only)
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- 21 Nov
- 19 Nov
- 18 Nov Second Team Summit
- 15 Nov
- 6 Nov
- 5 Nov
- 4 Nov
- 3 Nov Buruntse Summit
- 2 Nov
- 1 Nov
- 31 Oct
- 30 Oct
- 29 Oct
- 27 Oct
- 25 Oct
- 23 Oct Mera Summit
- 22 Oct
- 21 Oct
- 19 Oct
- 17 Oct
- 16 Oct
- 15 Oct
- 14 Oct
- 13 Oct
- 12 Oct
- Team Roster
19 Nov - Back is basecamp today. All is well. Now going back to Lukla and fly back to Kathmandu.
18 Nov - Second Team 100% SUMMIT. Back in Camp 1 already. Today going to basecamp from Camp 1. Very High Wind.
15 Nov - Second team we are going to Camp 1 again, then camp 2 and then we will try for Summit Push. Before that we were in Basecamp after rotation to camp 1 and then two days rest in basecamp.
6 Nov - First Group and Second Group meet at Dingboche and share thier experience together. Good team .
5 Nov - Second Group for Baruntse Reach Pangboche Today. All is well with group.
4 Nov - Amphu Labtsa pass in back in Chukung. All enjoy beautiful hike in Amphu Labtsa.
Team members are at Amphu Labtsa. View seen from Amphu Labtsa. Photo Jakob
All set to cross the Amphu Labtsa. Climber climbing Amphu Labtsa. Photo Jakob
Team enjoying the summit of Baruntse. On the ridge of Baruntse Summit. Photo Jakob
Summit Ridge seen from Camp 2. The Summit with Ice Axe . Photo Jakob
Member at the Summit. Camp 2 in Night. Photo Jakob
Going for summit from Camp 2. Climbing up with the help of Fixed rope. Photo Jakob
Summit Ridge. Going for summit. Photo Jakob
Camp 2 in morning view. Early start for going summit. Photo Jakob
Camp 1 with a view looking up toward camp 2 behind. Our team heading up to the upper snow pitch
Flashing an ice-wall at Naulekh Glacier. Photo by Andrew D.. Dashes up the ice while Jonas Lohaus watches and Lakpa Garmu Sherpa belays. Photo by Andrew D..
Team are at the basecamp. Photo: Dagobert W.
Puja ceromony and basecamp view. Photo: Dagobert W.
Summit of Mera Peak. Merala. Photo: Thijs S
View from Summit of Mera. Slow of Mera where you can ski as well. Photo: Chris B
Going for Summit of Mera. Mera Basecamp. Photo: Thijs S
Team at MeraPhoto: Chris B
Trekking to Kare. Kipa and Mr. Wang at Tea House enjoying food.
Mr. Wang and Kipa at Kare. Team at Tea House.
Hiked from Kote.
Trek across the Zetra La pass. Photo Dani
16 Oct - Today after a 3 hours walk up quite step but easy ground we have arrived at Kharkateng 4000 meters / 13150 foot. All members are doing well.
15 Oct - Trek from Lukla to Chutanga (3474 metres/11,400 feet). All is well.
Trek from Lukla to Chutanga.
13 Oct - Busy few days in Kathmandu with the members buying last minute supplies, equipment and getting to know each other, we are ready to leave tomorrow.
Team at Hotel. Team at Kathmandu resturant.
- Daniel F. , (Leader) British
- Mathias S. , Deutsh
- Simon H., New Zealand
- Dagobert W, Osterreich
- Iris W., Osterreich
- Jakob K., Osterreich
- Gordon G., British
- Michael S., Australian
- Ms. Sanni R. Finland
- Ms. Clare L. Irish
- Yanzhong W., Chinese
- Peter D, Australian
- Ramon G., Espanola
- Samo M., Slovenia
- Ms. Lena S. Finland