The latest news from Stage 2

of the Great Himalaya Trail

Boulder hopping & glacial crossing in Amphu Labsta

06 May 2019

Since we last wrote, we crossed the final technical pass of Stage 2, Amphu Labsta and then at last descended below 5000 metres, having been above that elevation for over a week - an extremely physically demanding time, to say the least.On April 12, we departed our camp in the Honku Basin and trekked to Amphu...

From the Yosemite of Nepal to the West Col

17 Apr 2019

Greetings from the Honku Basin, on April 11, day 42 of our trek. It’s been an eventful week since our combined group of seven trekkers—Brian, Jasmine, Louise, Richard, Dick, Greg, and Tom—left Yangla Kharka on a brilliantly sunny morning that offered magnificent views of the steep valley wit...

world expeditions