Planning a trek to Everest Base Camp?
We did a 16 day trek in 2015. I’d never trekked or hiked before. This post To Walk To Hike To Trek is about my journey, an over fifties woman who trekked to Everest Base Camp. It is an a brief overview and hopefully a post to inspire you to go too …
EBC Trek Day 4 Namche to Khumjung (en route itinerary change)
EBC Trek Day 3 Namche (High Altitude Acclimatisation)
EBC Trek Day 11 Lobuche to Gorak Shep and Kala Pathar One of my most visited posts and a personal favourites. A reasonably long read but, hey, it is THE best day.
EBC Trek Day 12 Gorak Shep to Everest Base Camp to Lobuche describes one of the big days. Iconic scenery, a long day but the best. BIG.
Nervous about aspects of the trek? That was ME, too. Some posts to reassure you…
Children run to school along the lower parts of this trail …
How hard is to trek to Everest Base Camp?
1. What’s the track like? How difficult is the EBC Trek ?
2. How hard can it be? Just how difficult can trekking to Everest Base Camp be? My post Bucket Lists and Difficult Journeys.
“You don’t need to be an athlete nor a mountain climber to trek to Everest Base Camp. You don’t have to be seasoned hiker either. For many people who trek to Base Camp it is their first experience of anything like this. I was one of these people.”
Things I Liked the Everest Base Camp Trek
Training for the Everest Base Camp
Important Things You Need to Know
What IS it like to trek to Everest Base Camp?
The BIG DAYS
so here it is ….
1. Everest Base Camp Trek Day One. The first day of anything is always a big day. Because it is new. But you are getting used to up, up, up,down,down, up and the basic rules of the track.
What to take to Everest Base Camp
Unexpected things …
A Pop Up Restaurant at Everest Base Camp. Yes believe it not. This is not my post I had to re-blog it.
Wondering about how to train for the EBC trek? Of perhaps for another Nepalese trek ?
Things to Do in Kathmandu after your EBC Trek