We are off Trekking in Nepal – again!

We are off Trekking in Nepal – again!

Well, we have just made the final decision to go trekking in Nepal again.  This adventure marks the beginning of  our new project, Trek to the 14, 8000m Mountains.  Along the way on this trek we will see four 8000m mountains, Everest (8850m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu...
Packing for a Trek – Some Pointers

Packing for a Trek – Some Pointers

Packing for a trek can seem daunting.  It is easy to take too much and a disaster to take too little.  With some careful planning you can take just the right amount. When packing for 1 week, 3 weeks or 2 months you need the same basic items, for a longer time you just...

Packing List for Trekking in Nepal

Here is a list of all the items I take with me when trekking in mountainous regions.  When you go above 4000m it will be cold at any time of the year hence the inclusion of some very warm clothes.  I am going to use this list when I go back to Nepal in October.  I was...