NEWSLETTERS - Manaslu 2013

Newsletter #1027 September 2013

Newsletter #10 - Manaslu 2013 From Russell: "Apologies, I omitted Shinji Tamura who also reach the summit at 08.51 on 25th September." 5 days of our lifes The expedition has suddenly...

Newsletter #925 September 2013

Newsletter #9 - Manaslu 2013 Summit success! Today 25 September all members and Sherpas left C4 at 03.00 in half moon light for the summit. I am pleased to report that the following people reached the true...

Newsletter #823 September 2013

Newsletter #8 - Manaslu 2013 Dear all After the two acclimatisation trips on the hill, the members had two rest days before they were expecting to head back up to Camp 1 for the start of their summit attempt....

Newsletter #719 September 2013

Newsletter #7 - Manaslu 2013 The Sherpas are rushing back down from Camp 1 and we follow the route down to Base Camp for a couple of days of rest. The weather is turning back to freezing drizzle and chilly wind. Nothing...

Newsletter #615 September 2013

Newsletter #6 - Manaslu 2013 Manaslu camp 1 route The Sherpas have already left Base Camp at dawn to set up camp 1 at 5,604m altitude. 07.30 sharp. Also, our first trip to altitude! The day before our...

Newsletter #515 September 2013

Newsletter #5 - Manaslu 2013 When is it going to stop raining! It's been days since we have arrived at Base Camp and the rain hasn't stop falling since then. We left Samagon on a clear morning and we followed the...

Newsletter #49 September 2013

Newsletter #4 - Manaslu 2013 We are all acclimatising well and being on the mountain early in the climbing season helps everyone to adjust to altitude. We all enjoy the morning walks that are a good training...

Newsletter #39 September 2013

Newsletter #3 - Manaslu 2013 Another day of acclimatisation. Mornings are usually clear and sunny with a few clouds forming down the valley followed by long hours of drizzle and short showers of rain. In the background,...

Newsletter #29 September 2013

Newsletter #2 - Manaslu 2013 "Sorry for the lack of newsletters, we do not have communications in Samagon so it is not until we get to Base Camp that we set up our satellite systems. We now have communications but in...

Newsletter #126 August 2013

Newsletter #1 - Manaslu 2013 Himalayan Experience gears up to start our 42 commercial expedition and 6th to Manaslu . Last week Puri one of the long term cook staff walked into Samagon and went up to Base Camp in...