Everest 2018 – Hike to Pumori

Hello Everyone,

After breakfast today we went on a few hour hike up towards Pumori Basecamp. We gained about 600ft or so on our first group hike after arriving to Basecamp on the 10th. It felt good to stretch the legs and gain some altitude while we are slowly acclimatizing. This was our first hike all together as a group since we met our other guide Eric Murphy after our trek to Basecamp because he was also guiding another Basecamp trek. This afternoon we will be getting out our harnesses and getting them rigged up for the climb and training. We will begin our icefall training tomorrow afternoon.

Below is a photo with Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse behind our entire group.

Talk to you soon,

Ben Jones
Expedition Leader

More info about Climbing Mount Everest and Everest Base Camp Trek.



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