April 13th Hike

We leave Gorak Shep and cross the moraine of the great Khumbu glacier to reach Base Camp, which lies beneath the sweeping ridges of Everest and Nuptse. Everest Base Camp at 17,598ft/5364m, is a sprawling tent city set amidst glacial debris. Here the climbers begin final preparations for their ascent of Mt. Everest. Hiking time: 6 hours – Overnight Base camp

Start Point: Gorak Shep (16,924ft/5158m)
End Point: Base Camp (17,598ft/5364m)
Distance: 2.5 miles/3.5 kms
Hiking time: 6 hours

April 13th Hike

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