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Everest Tibet Rests at Base Camp

29 April 2014 -

Hi this is Scott Patch, with the Everest Tibet Expedition. It's April 29th and our entire team is at Basecamp (5165 meters). We have had an exciting and exhausting couple of days. On 27 April we left ABC (6410 meters) for our first trip to the North Col (7010 meters). It was a long, hard day but everyone did great and reached their personal goal. Great job by everyone!!! Yesterday we left ABC and made the long trek back to Basecamp (approx 21 km).

When arriving at BC we were greeted with our new North Col members, Advanced Base Camp trekkers. It was great to see them and hear they had a nice trip in from Kathmandu with comfortable accommodations and good food along the way!

Today is a rest day for everyone here at Basecamp (BC) . With many members catching up with family via email, taking hot showers or enjoying the day reading a book and visiting with our new friends.

The weather has been nice the last few days. Today some clouds have rolled in with light snow showers. The warm temperatures at BC are a nice treat for the team. Thanks for following our expedition!! Over and Out!

 
 

 

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