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- 26 April
- 25 April
- 24 April
- 23 April
- 22 April
- 21 April
- 20 April
- 19 April
- 18 April
- 17 April
- 15 April
- 14 Arpil
- 13 April
- 12 April
- 11 April
- 10 April
- 9 April
- 8 April
- 7 April
- 6 April
- Team Roster
29 April - First group is in Camp 3 at 7050m, 23,000ft. Its a beautiful sunny day!
28 April - We are now enjoying sun at 6800m / 22,000ft, base of Lhotse face. Looks like lots of blue ice on deck for tomorrow.
26 April - Just arrived C2 at 6500m / 21,500ft on a sunny very windy day. Everest and Lhotse are getting slammed above us.
25 April - Up here in C1, practice crevasse crossing, serac jumaring, ice cliff abseiling. Met Ueli Steck, the Swiss Machine. A Sherpa is injured by falling ice block in the icefall. Evacuation. all climbing stops. Wish him speedy recovery.
24 April - Wake up! in C 1. After yesterday's workout climb. Feel shaky this am. long sleep challenge night. Drink tea
23 April - Just arrived Camp 1, its windy, snowing here at 6050m, 20,000ft. tough getting here: zigzag path. Climbing up inside the icefall is humbling. Yawning crevasses, rickety ladders, leaning ice towers. Real Everest !
22 April - Excited, nervous, packing for tonight's trip into infamous Khumbu icefall. Crevasses, ladders, icecliffs.
View from pumori. View of Lhotse from Pumori ABC. Photo David Maidment
Stars and moon are in the sky and lights are up inside tents. Sherpas at the Khumbu Ice Fall. Photo David Maidment
Members enjoying view of Everest, Lhotse from Pumori ABC. Members resting at Pumori ABC. Photo David Maidment
Enjoying view. Lhotse vertical ice fall seen from Pumori. Photo David Maidment
Dan and rest of Everest Team ready for Training with full personal equipments. Dan at Training point. Photo David Maidment
Fix rope training near big ice wall. Ladder crossing training at Basecamp. Photo David Maidment
Ready to go at Pumori ABC. Lunch Time. Photo David Maidment
Player Flag at Basecamp. Present location at Basecamp. Photo Stef Wolf Wolput
Everest Basecamp khumbu Icefall. Glacier before reaching basecamp. Photo Stef Wolf Wolput
- Today we had our expedition blessing ceremony. It was an excellent bonding experience between the Sherpas and the members. Now we really are one team.
- Sunny windy morning in basecamp. We are organising!
- We are in basecamp. Its a windy sunny day.
Puja at basecamp. Wolf and Ngang sherpa at basecamp. Photo Stef Wolf Wolput
Walking in snow day. Members and Sherpa discussed on the way to Everest Basecamp. Photo David Maidme
14 April: After a delicious breakfast, we walk uphill with light packs to 5000 metres, 16,400 feet. Weather was stunning. Fantastic views of Ama Dablam and Baruntse ! Returned to a Nepali New Year's Eve dinner in Pangboche. Fantastic day!!
Trekking and hiking inside Everest Region near Pangboche. View of Himalayan Range during our wonderful Everest Trek. Photo Steinar Salte Back to top
We reach at 5036m. Dhud khosi river on the way to Everest Trek. Photo Steinar Salte
Dan, John and Sherpa resting at Dugla. Team members at Pangbhoche behine Mount AmaDablam. Photo Steinar Salte
Member posing behind AmaDablam and follow river Dudh Koshi. View of Cholaste. Photo Steinar Salte
13 April: Prayer blessing ceremony in Lama Geshe's house. He is blessing all of our team members and Sherpas too. Now we walk a few easy gentle hours to Dingboche Village. Taking it step by step so we can get used to the altitude.
Everest Climbing member receiving a blessing from the local Buddhist Lama in Pangboche. Photo Steinar Salte
12 April: Long walk to Pangboche village, covering a wide variety of terrrain. Lucky to see wild mountain sheep and musk deer. A long and challenging day. Back to top
Can you see Mount Everest. Photo Stef Wolf Wolput. Team met from Poland. Photo John Alexander
Hiking up to Namche Bazaar. Photo John Alexander. Members and Namche at arial view. Photo John Alexander
Members at Sangboche, front view Mount Everest. Jokiyo carring loads toward to other camp Photo John Alexander
Arial view of Namche Bazaar. Photo Stef Wolf Wolput. Jokiyo carring loads toward to other camp. Photo John Alexander
11 April: Rest day in Namche. Lovely morning hike to the Everest View Hotel. Stunning views of Everest.
10 April: We walk up to Namche Bazar, the capital of the Sherpa people. Enjoying delicious cheeseburgers and pizza.
Members at Sangboche above Namche Bazaar. Members hiking around in Namche. Photo John Alexander
museum at Sangboche. One of the suspension bridge. Photo John Alexander. Back to top
Player wheel in khumbu valley. Porters carrying loads to namche bazaar. Photo John Alexander
Beautiful and nice teahouse on the way to Phakding. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Mount Everest view at Sangboche. Photo Jeff Sorrell
Himalayan Dog at Lukla shreet. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Jokiyo. Photo Jeff Sorrell.
Statue of Tenzing Norgay. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Mules going back to Luka after loading up. Photo Jeff Sorrell
One of the many suspension bridge. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Prayer flag on the way. Photo Jeff Sorrell
Welcome to StarBucks coffee at Lukla. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Mule at Lukla. Photo Jeff Sorrell
Everest Members ready to take off from heli to Lukla. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Small plane ready to take off from Lukla airport. Photo Jeff Sorrell
Everest expedition climbing equipment for equipment check at hotel. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Everest expedition duffle bags ready to transfer from Kathmandu Domestic airport to Lukla Airport. Photo Jeff Sorrell. Back to top
7 April: Today is our team briefing and last minute shopping, then packing for tomorrows early morning flight to Lukla.
6 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.
- Dan Mazur- Leader UK/USA
- Roland Yearwood, USA
- John Rigney, USA
- Ole Jakob Kjoelvik, Norway
- Mr Steiner Salte, Norway
- Anthony Sanchez, USA
- Damian Bourke, Australia
- Oshrit Mori, Isreal
- Jürgen Kreß, Germany.
- Szczepan Brzeski, Polish
- Sylwia Bajek, Polish
- Arkadiusz Babij, Polish
- Hanna Bruss, Polish
- Krzysztof Sabisz, Polish
- Mariusz Szczuraszek, Polish
- Mito Borang, India
- Andrew Mcpherson, UK
- Robert Nyberg, Sweden
- Stef Wolf Wolput, Belgium
- Jakub Bojan, Polish
- Michal Zajaczkowsk, Polish
SummitClimb Everest Nepal Training Camp 3 team
- Paul Harvell, Australia
- David Maidment, Australia
- Michael Tomordy, UK
- Dennis Mildenburger, Germany
- Jeff Sorrell, USA
- Hagen Steiner, Germany
- Todd Hepburn, Australia
Everest Basecamp Trek Team
- Carol Rudolph, USA
- Robert Rudolph, USA
- Martin Slater, USA
SummitClimb Island Peak Team
- Amy Kleisser, USA
- Melanie Thomas, USA
SummitClimb Everest Glacier School Team
- Michiko Eto, Japanese
- John Beavis, UK
- Ed Montgomery, USA
- James Powlesland, USA
- Travis Lubinski, USA
- Anthony James Dent, UK
- Lauren Smith, New Zealand
- Brendan Wallace, New Zealand
- John Kelton Garrod (Kelly, USA
- Curt Sydenham, USA Back to top