The latest news from Stage 3

of the Great Himalaya Trail

Day 60 - Strong winds, falling rocks and 10-hour days!

27 Apr 2016

GHT-3, Tashi Lapcha Pass 5800m. On 27 April 2016 at Nagaun 4180m. We are on the downhill! At 4180m, we are currently enjoying the lower altitude, and warmth that comes with it, on route to the stage 3 exit point and our link to Kathmandu.Although comfortable now, the last three days haven't always been. From...

Day 56 - The real heroes of the GHT

23 Apr 2016

GHT-2, 23rd April 2016, ThameWell, I was the interloper, Nick, who joined in the GHT party at Yangla Kharka and received a delightful welcome from Heather, Cal, Bek, Matt and Florian.  Only later did I discover that they had been isolated for so many days in Eastern Nepal that any new face would have don...

Day 48 - The epic ascent of Sherpani Col & West Col

15 Apr 2016

GHT-2, 15th April 2016, Dingboche What an epic 8 days! It seems like weeks ago that we were last blogging in Makalu base camp with the enormity of what we have achieved since then. In brief, we have completed the highest and hardest sections of the GHT with a 100% success rate; everyone, clients and staf...

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