Sweet Memories-My Extreme Adventure:12

Sweet Memories-My Extreme Adventure:12

Before I embarked on my final leg of trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla, I glanced emotionally, for the last time, at mighty Everest. Passing through small hamlets on the way, trail from Namche Bazaar to Lukla offered awesome scenic … (read more)

Rediscovered Me-My Extreme Adventure:11

Rediscovered Me-My Extreme Adventure:11

My trek to Everest Base Camp and  Kala Pathar had magical effect on me. I felt like a bubbly teenager, who was full of energy and ready to conquer the world. I had rediscovered me. Once back to my lodge … (read more)

Up Close Everest-My Extreme Adventure:10

Up Close Everest-My Extreme Adventure:10

I left my mark on Everest Base Camp. Before I bid goodbye to Everest I earnestly wished to go up close to Everest. Everest peak is not visible from Base Camp due to its structural position. For that I had … (read more)

Mission Accomplished-My Extreme Adventure:9

Mission Accomplished-My Extreme Adventure:9

The big day of my life. I was following the trail set off by legendary Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa in year 1953.  And felt the pulse of a climber within me. My long cherished dream of trekking … (read more)

Act Of Bravery-My Extreme Adventure:8

Act Of Bravery-My Extreme Adventure:8

Rest day at Dingboche was instrumental in injecting much desired vigor to my body. High altitude trekking from Dingboche to Lobuche was going to be much tougher. But not bothered about the steep climb, I was anxious to reach Dungla. Dungla … (read more)