Cho Oyu News of our expedition 7 April 14 May
Blog posts: Scroll down for day by day news of our climbing and trekking teams.
14 April : today we had a hike up the hill around Tingri. In the morning the visibility was great we had a nice view on Everest and Cho Oyu. All members feel fine so far.
13 April : After a 6 hour drive through snow, a 5400m high pass and a lost wheel the whole summit climb team (Everest and Cho Oyu) arrived safely in Tingri. Everybody is fine, just slow paced today and adopting to the altitude. Tomorrow we all will have a rest day in Tingri before we split up to Everest and Cho Oyu B.C.
Board on the way to Thingri. High way to Thingri. Photo Martin S.
High way to Thingri to Cho Oyu basecamp. Lake and mountain view. Photo Martin S.
member trying to study sign board. Photo Martin S.
Player flag. Qomolangma National Nature Reserve. Photo Martin S.
stop over on the way to Thingri. View of Thingri. Photo Martin S.
What a altitude gain. Photo Martin S.
Stupa during sight seen. Photo Martin S.
11 April : today’s pics and report. after 10 hour of driving on the way both teams (Everest and Cho Oyu) could enter Tibet. We arrived in a small town called Kirong where we’ll rest tomorrow. The town is surrounded by beautiful mountains so we’ll have a hike after breakfast
7 April: Our members are arriving in Kathmandu and we are checking their gear, then taking them out to the shops to buy and rent/hire what they need. Delicious dinner at a cultural dance restaurant.
- Martin Szwed (leader), German
- Hana W.,Canada / Czech
- Eva W, Canada
- Mark T, Canada
- Peter S. , Österreich
- Andreas P., Österreich
- Mathias M. , Nederland
- Stephanie K., Deutsch
- Andre H., Swiss
- Johann F., Osterreich
- Ang Dawa Sherpa
- Dawa Jangbu Sherpa
- Nima Dorje Lama
- Geli Sherpa
- Pemba Sherpa
- Phujung Bhote Back to top