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Nepalese Climbs K2 peak in Winter for the first time

Nepali Mountaineer Team Making History as They Top First in K2’s Winter ascent

Nepali anthem echoes at the summit of K2 mountain. The team of 10 mountain climbers from Nepal climbs the world’s most fearest peak, K2. Nepali Climbing Team makes history, by finishing first in K2 Winter ascent. Nepalese people especially, Sherpas are exceptional at mountain climbing. And this time, they made history by conquering the peak...
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Climbing Kilimanjaro without crowds

Travel hacks: How to avoid crowds during your Kilimanjaro Climb?

Mount Kilimanjaro is one among the most popular adventure travel destinations throughout the world. Around 35,000 people attempt to summit this mountain yearly, which means you’ll most likely encounter a large number of people. A crowded path means less time to enjoy the view and a dull experience. However, we have you covered with these...
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Complete Everest Base Camp Trek Packing List

Complete Everest Base Camp Trek Packing List

Everest Base Camp trek is one of the most popular treks among adventure seekers. Getting to the foot of the highest mountain in the world is a great feat. But, the mountains are unpredictable places. Majority of the first time travelers are not aware of the type of gears they need during their trek. This...
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Popular Climbing Peaks

10 Most Popular Climbing Peaks in Nepal

Wondering about the most popular climbing peaks in Nepal? Thinking about the right peak to scale among a myriad of choices that suits your taste and experience? Well, look no further, for this list is specifically designed to answer your curiosity and help you pick out the peak you are looking for. Even if you...
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My First Mera Peak Experience

My First Mera Peak Experience

I have lived all my life in the plains, and did not have any experience of high altitude trekking until I was well into my twenties. That is, when I finally realized my first Mera Peak Climbing experience. Of course during my teen years, I had gone hiking with my father in low hills a...
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Best Time to Climb Island Peak

Best Time to Climb Island Peak in Nepal

So you have finally started wondering about the best time to climb Island Peak (Nepal)? This trip will take you high into the Himalayas and into the heartland of the Everest region with a chance to visit the Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar. You will have the opportunity to get up close not only...
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physical-fitness

What Physical Fitness is required to Climb Island Peak?

One of the common question people have about Island Peak is the level of physical fitness required to climb the peak. Sometimes also called “trekking peak”, getting to the peak top itself is of non-technical nature, graded as alpine PD+. In mountaineering term, PD+ is broadly defined as “slightly difficult” level. Generally speaking, most trekkers...
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Essential Peak Climbing

13 Essential Peak Climbing Equipment in Nepal

If you are contemplating the idea of peak climbing in Nepal soon, then most likely you are busy preparing for an exciting opportunity and adventure that lies ahead. From travel itineraries to your things-to-do list, you think you have it all planned. As such, finding the right gears is just as important as anything else,...
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Choose Island Peak Climbing

Why Choose Island Peak Climbing for Beginners

Island Peak (6,189m/20,305ft), also known as Imja Tse in Nepal, is the most climbed peak in the country. Despite its seemingly formidable altitude, it is one of the most easily attainable peaks in the Himalayas above 6,000m. If you are a novice climber who is aiming for your first real mountain ascent, it is an...
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Getting WIFI on the Way to the Everest Base Camp

Living without the internet is getting harder for us every day. Since we are all connected with the technology one way or the other, the fear of “No internet” ignites the feeling of disconnection and isolation. Coming face to face with the Everest is every adventure seeker’s dream. Sharing those awesome moments with our close...
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