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  Baruntse and Mera at 5200 Meters Base Camp

22 October 2014 -

Today's Tweet from Expedition Leader Dan Mazur: The team made it 2 base camp 2day. Walked across the Mera-la. Doing some glacier training 2moro. Cheers from the only Aussie on the treck.


21 October 2014 -

Beautiful sunny morning. Checked all gear and made adjustments. Everyone is excited to climb to Mera La tomorrow. Banzai! -Bill Moton


19 October 2014 -

G'day from the team having a rest day at Tagnag. Cooking up sum tea on the billy. Going walk about tomorrow to the next town. Cheers mate.


18 October 2014 -

Our loyal hardworking Sherpas led us up the raging Hongku valley to explore ancient monastery. We arrived village of Tagnag 4300m/14,100ft

We visit Khote village shrine, a massive boulder split vertically in two. When you shimmy through the gap you receive the mountain's blessing ...


17 October 2014 -

Today's Tweet from Expedition Leader Dan Mazur: Lowest point of the SummitClimb & SummitTrek Mera Peak & Baruntse Expedition. The Honku River is just 3400m/11,100ft & a lovely forest walk.

Now in Kote Village, picturesque log cabin hamlet in hemlock rhododhendron forest on Honku river. 2nite Richard's delicious birthday dinner.


16 October 2014 -

Today's Tweet from Expedition Leader Dan Mazur: News of big snowfall in Annapurna region. Luckily our SummitClimb & SummitTrek teams are ok. Condolences to families of those tragically lost.

Reached Chetra village 4100m/13,500ft. Sunny & warm here below the snowline. Today's trek was ideal: high peaks, passes, views, warm sun.

We are on the Chetra La pass, 4600m / 14,800ft. This is one of the 3 high passes on the Mera Baruntse trek/climb & its a beautiful day!


15 October 2014 -

Today's Tweet from Expedition Leader Dan Mazur: Night's heavy rain & snow ended @ 3am & then today's sunrise yielded stunning mt views of numbur & kwangde peaks. Our alt 3900m / 13,400ft.


14 October 2014 -

Today's Tweet from Expedition Leader Dan Mazur: Baruntse + Mera Peak team fly to Lukla. Thanks to brilliant logistics by our Ktm office, everyone & all bags arrived ok. Weather horrible.
 

 

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