Flying to Lukla!

The team flew to Lukla this morning from Kathmandu and have begun the trek up to Everest Base Camp.   It’s a beautiful flight from the Kathmandu valley up to the little village of Lukla on a hillside in the foothills of the Himalaya.   They will begin trekking for just a few hours after they arrive…

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Everest Team in Kathmandu

Hello from Nepal! The team is here and the bags have arrived!  We are excited to get going, but are trying to enjoy Kathmandu before flying up to the mountains and beginning the trek. The team here is: Scott Holder from California,  Everest Expedition Alisha and David Germer from Alaska,  Everest Base Camp and Island…

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Mount Everest Expedition 2015

Mountain Trip is excited to be returning to Mount Everest again in 2015 for a private expedition with one of our favorite climbers, Scott Holder!   Our Mount Everest Expedition 2015 will be led by Jacob Schmitz who is returning to the Himalaya for his 6th 8000 meter expedition and his second time on Mount Everest.…

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Aconcagua Summit!!!

Lisa called in from the summit of Aconcagua! The team awoke early in the morning, and departed from high camp around 5:30 in the morning.  They worked their way up the north ridge of the mountain, first climbing directly up it, then along the east side, before cresting the ridge to make their way up…

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