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  Cho Oyu Team Hikes to Acclimatize

27 April 2014 -

We spent part of the morning climbing a promontory close to town in order to improve the acclimatization process. It was a nice walk and everyone enjoyed it. We could take great pictures of Cho Oyu and Everest.

The farming lands are ploughed at the moment and show no evidence of sprouting plants. We will need to return in autumn to enjoy the green fields in contrast to the ever frozen high lands.

Tomorrow we head to Chinese Basecamp. Some of the staff have already gone to establish our camp so that it will be ready by the time we get there. Life is great and the Himalayas makes it better.

 

Team Enjoying Tingri

Tingri at 4,300 meters/14,100 feet.

 

 

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