The old EBC… ( day 12)

Misoprostol ordered without a perscription I know this has been the goal all along, but let me be cheesy here for a second and say we completely got lost in the journey. I don’t know if the pictures (although scarce and bad resolution due to lack of internet) are doing it justice for everyone back home……but every day and every…

Getting closer…. (Day 10)

We split off from the climbers this am, so we could summit kala pattar! We first had to get to Gorak Shep which was another 4 hour hike. Then pending the weather we would either summit this afternoon, or tomorrow am (sunrise hike!) This terrain is so different as there are tons of rocks and…

Climber spotlight: Andres Buhr

Occupation: Entrepanuer Hometown: duesseldorf, Germany First time in Nepal?: Yep! Climbing to camp II Favorite trek: Gulmark: northern India for skiing Favorite trail snack: cashews Spirit animal: eagle Superstitions: go to the spa before any big adventure What he wants the world to know: the quality of our questions determine the quality of our life.

Rest day? (day 8)

Now before you guys get all excited, this rest day was a complete sham…. In the best way possible. Just like in Namche, we set off in the AM for an acclimatization hike-which just happened to be the highest the Himalaydies have ever climbed (brush our shoulders off- higher than anywhere in the contiguous US)!…

Lobu-what? Lobu-che. (Day 9)

Team Carney rolled out from Pheriche ahead of the group this morning to get a jump on the day’s hike. We are trekking above the treeline now and the terrain feels like what I think it feels like to be on the moon. (Any astronauts reading, please confirm.) Lots of brown dust, peaks looming on…