NEWSLETTERS - Makalu 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #1028 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #10 - Makalu 2014 All Himex members and Sherpas reach the summit Makalu First of all, apologies for not informing you earlier about our summit success on Makalu on 25th May, however, we have been snowed in...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #923 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #9 - Makalu 2014 Second summit attempt It's already been five days since we came back down from Camp 2 and even though Gyanu and his kitchen team have made base camp life very comfortable for us, our...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #820 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #8 - Makalu 2014 A walk to Camp 2...and back You might be surprised to hear from us earlier than expected, however, our trip towards the summit of the 8,485m-high Mount Makalu was a lot shorter than...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #714 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #7 - Makalu 2014 Himex team is getting ready for the summit attempt Finally, the latest weather forecast has confirmed the weather window for our summit attempt and our team is getting ready to leave on...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #611 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #6 - Makalu 2014 There is a weather window at the end of the tunnel Billi and Heidi in the Makalu Hair Studio It has already been 11 days since we got back from our second acclimatisation...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #58 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #5 - Makalu 2014 Some go up, some stay down We are now well into our sixth day since we got back from our second rotation and we are all trying to keep ourselves busy with different things. "I go for my...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #44 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #4 - Makalu 2014 'Hurry up and wait' Dr Joe catching up on hospital news After having finished our second and final acclimatisation rotation, we have been at Makalu ABC for the past...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #33 May 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #3 - Makalu 2014 Everyone back down safely at ABC "It's so great to be back here and eat good food," Heidi called out during dinner on Thursday night. "Even though I love it up there it...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #228 April 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #2 - Makalu 2014 Getting ready for the second rotation After having rested, basked in the sun and done the much-necessary laundry over the past three days, the Himalayan Experience Makalu team is...

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #125 April 2014

The Daily Moraine - Makalu #1 - Makalu 2014 Update from Makalu Base Camp Makalu First of all we would like to apologise for the silence from Makalu advanced base camp (ABC) even though we have been here for almost...

Makalu team in Kathmandu2 April 2014

Makalu team in Kathmandu - Makalu 2014 Makalu team in Kathmandu - Everest/Lhotse members in Khumjung The Himalayan Experience team is more or less complete with all but one Makalu members having arrived on Tuesday. "I...

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