Everest trek November 2009 - page 3

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First day of the trek near Lukla

View of Ama Dablam from Dzongla in the evening

In front of Nuptse on the way to Gorakshep

Barbara and Jean happy in front of Nuptse on the way to Gorakshep

Namche Bazar viewed from above

Nuptse and the moon

On the way to Everest Base Camp

Barbara on the way to Everest Base Camp

 
 

On the way to Everest Base Camp

Walking on the Khumbu glacier towards Everest Base Camp

 

Ama Dablam seen from Kyangjuma

Walking on the Khumbu glacier towards Everest Base Camp

Danphe

The Khumbu glacier and Icefall

 

View down the Khumbu glacier

View down the Khumbu glacier

 

Prayers on a rock in Namche Bazar

Barbara sitting on a glacier table

 

 

Woman and child

A Promethean lunch is being served on a glacier table by the Khumbu Icefall. Fortunately the only birds around were choughs.

 

On the way to Machermo

Jean sitting on a glacier table

 

 

Near Machermo

Everest and Nuptse seen from Kalapatar.
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Prayers on a rock in Namche Bazar

Moon rising by Everest

 

Above Machermo

Everest and Nuptse from Kalapatar

 

Barbara

Pumori from Kalapatar

 

Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp, the Khumbu glacier and Icefall and the Lho La (above) viewed with a telephoto lens from Kalapatar

 

Summit of Everest viewd from a ridge above Machermo

Summit of Everest viewed from Kalapatar

 

Summit of Everest (left in the picture) viewed from a ridge above Machermo

Kalapatar panorama in evening light You can open a large image here.

 

Stone walls in Machermo

Three summits sunset viewed from Kalapatar. From left to right: Changtse, Everest, Nuptse.

 

On the way to Gokyo

Everest, Nuptse and the moon viewed from Kalapatar

 
 

Gokyo second lake

Everest, Nuptse and the moon viewed from Kalapatar

 

Gokyo second lake

An unusual sunset afterglow on Pumori viewed from Kalapatar

 

Gokyo third lake and the summit of Cholatse

Sunset afterglow on Kalapatar. You can open a large image here.

Gokyo third lake and the summit of Cholatse - panorama

Sunset afterglow on Kalapatar. You can open a large image here.

 

Nightfall on Everest

Nightfall on Everest

 

Walking up Gokyo Ri

Walking away from Gorakshep with Pumori and the Khumbu glacier in the background.

 

The summit of Cholatse

Walking towards Lobuche with our three faithful dzopkio

Above Gokyo

Clouds above Ama Dablami

 

   

Tibetan Snowcock (Tetraogallus tibetanus)

Crossing a bridge on the way down from Namche Bazar

 

Tibetan Snowcock (Tetraogallus tibetanus)

Everest seen from the plane

   
 

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