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Climbing Everest South East Ridge
Climbing Everest South East Ridge  [ 1 of 170 ]
Climbing Everest South East Ridge
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Climbing Everest South East Ridge
Climbing Everest South East Ridge  [ 3 of 170 ]
Climbing Everest South East Ridge
Climbing Everest South East Ridge  [ 4 of 170 ]
Climbing Everest South East Ridge
Climbing Everest South East Ridge  [ 5 of 170 ]
Climbing Everest South East Ridge
Climbing Everest South East Ridge  [ 6 of 170 ]
Climbing Everest South East Ridge
Climbing Everest South East Ridge  [ 7 of 170 ]
Climbing Everest South East Ridge
Climbing Everest South East Ridge  [ 8 of 170 ]
Puja Ceremony on arriving at Summit Hotel, Kathmandu (Photo by Gavin Melgaard)
Puja Ceremony on arriving at Summit Hotel, Kathmandu (Photo by Gavin Melgaard) [ 9 of 170 ] Sun 27 March 2011 12:00
Lukla high street, 2860m, start of the trek to Everest Base Camp
Lukla high street, 2860m, start of the trek to Everest Base Camp [ 10 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 08:06
Lukla Starbucks and Irish Pub, Nepal
Lukla Starbucks and Irish Pub, Nepal [ 11 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 08:07
Lukla prayer stone
Lukla prayer stone [ 12 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 08:13
Lukla - Tibetan prayer wheel (though it's a cylinder)
Lukla - Tibetan prayer wheel (though it's a cylinder) [ 13 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 08:28
Ludicrously large loads in Lukla
Ludicrously large loads in Lukla [ 14 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 08:30
Blossom
Blossom [ 15 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 09:30
Prayer flags, stones & stupas are everywhere
Prayer flags, stones & stupas are everywhere [ 16 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 11:05
On the trail
On the trail [ 17 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 11:12
Bridge to Phakding, 2610m
Bridge to Phakding, 2610m [ 18 of 170 ] Tue 29 March 2011 11:46
On the trail
On the trail [ 19 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 08:45
Bridge to Jorsale inside the Sagarmatha National Park
Bridge to Jorsale inside the Sagarmatha National Park [ 20 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 09:57
Bridge to the hill to Namche Bazaar
Bridge to the hill to Namche Bazaar [ 21 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 11:47
Bridge to Namche Bazaar
Bridge to Namche Bazaar [ 22 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 11:52
Porter with typically massive load
Porter with typically massive load [ 23 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 12:28
Porters at Namche Bazaar
Porters at Namche Bazaar [ 24 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 13:14
Our lodge/museum above Namche
Our lodge/museum above Namche [ 25 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 13:25
Namche Bazaar
Namche Bazaar [ 26 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 15:28
Namche Bazaar high street
Namche Bazaar high street [ 27 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 17:08
Namche Bazaar
Namche Bazaar [ 28 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 17:20
Namche Bazaar
Namche Bazaar [ 29 of 170 ] Wed 30 March 2011 17:24
Namche Bazaar
Namche Bazaar [ 30 of 170 ] Thu 31 March 2011 16:00
Namche Bazaar
Namche Bazaar [ 31 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 07:35
Garden of our lodge above Namche
Garden of our lodge above Namche [ 32 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 07:40
Garden of our lodge above Namche
Garden of our lodge above Namche [ 33 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 07:47
Everest, Lhotse and Ama Dablam
Everest, Lhotse and Ama Dablam [ 34 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 08:15
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche [ 35 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 08:16
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche [ 36 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 08:39
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche [ 37 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 08:40
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche [ 38 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 08:43
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche [ 39 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 08:54
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche
Hiking amongst clouds above Namche [ 40 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 08:59
Bridge to the hill to Tengboche Monastery
Bridge to the hill to Tengboche Monastery [ 41 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 09:42
Tengboche Monastery, 3867m
Tengboche Monastery, 3867m [ 42 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 11:16
Everest and Lhotse above Tengboche bakery (good Apple Pie here)
Everest and Lhotse above Tengboche bakery (good Apple Pie here) [ 43 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 11:23
Pangboche, 3930m
Pangboche, 3930m [ 44 of 170 ] Fri 01 April 2011 15:01
Rivendell Lodge
Rivendell Lodge [ 45 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 07:46
View back to Tengboche from near Pangboche
View back to Tengboche from near Pangboche [ 46 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 08:29
Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam [ 47 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 10:07
Pangboche (where we were blessed by a Lama)
Pangboche (where we were blessed by a Lama) [ 48 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 10:09
Approaching Dingboche, 4410m
Approaching Dingboche, 4410m [ 49 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 12:01
Ama Dablam from Dingboche
Ama Dablam from Dingboche [ 50 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 14:55
Dingboche
Dingboche [ 51 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 15:13
Ama Dablam from Dingboche
Ama Dablam from Dingboche [ 52 of 170 ] Sat 02 April 2011 15:18
Dingboche (bottom left), Kangtega and Thamserku behind
Dingboche (bottom left), Kangtega and Thamserku behind [ 53 of 170 ] Sun 03 April 2011 08:51
Kangtega and Thamserku
Kangtega and Thamserku [ 54 of 170 ] Sun 03 April 2011 10:32
Dingboche, Lhotse, Island Peak
Dingboche, Lhotse, Island Peak [ 55 of 170 ] Sun 03 April 2011 11:30
Ama Dablam from Dingboche
Ama Dablam from Dingboche [ 56 of 170 ] Sun 03 April 2011 17:43
Ama Dablam from Dingboche
Ama Dablam from Dingboche [ 57 of 170 ] Sun 03 April 2011 17:48
Ama Dablam from above Dingboche
Ama Dablam from above Dingboche [ 58 of 170 ] Tue 05 April 2011 08:49
Near Chhukhung Ri, 5404m
Near Chhukhung Ri, 5404m [ 59 of 170 ] Tue 05 April 2011 12:28
Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam [ 60 of 170 ] Wed 06 April 2011 08:28
Table tennis at the Italian Pyramid research station
Table tennis at the Italian Pyramid research station [ 61 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 09:45
Italian Pyramid research station, 5050m
Italian Pyramid research station, 5050m [ 62 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 09:47
Yaks heading to Everest Base Camp with Pumo Ri, Lingtren & Khumbutse behind
Yaks heading to Everest Base Camp with Pumo Ri, Lingtren & Khumbutse behind [ 63 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 10:18
Yaks, Nuptse behind
Yaks, Nuptse behind [ 64 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 11:32
Nuptse
Nuptse [ 65 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 11:51
Everest and Nuptse
Everest and Nuptse [ 66 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 15:33
Everest from Kala Patthar
Everest from Kala Patthar [ 67 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 15:34
View from Kala Patthar, 5550m
View from Kala Patthar, 5550m [ 68 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 15:46
View from Kala Patthar
View from Kala Patthar [ 69 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 15:46
Everest Base Camp (bottom left), Lho La (top centre) and Khumbu Ice Fall (right)
Everest Base Camp (bottom left), Lho La (top centre) and Khumbu Ice Fall (right) [ 70 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 15:46
View from Kala Patthar
View from Kala Patthar [ 71 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 15:47
Gorak Shep, 5140 (last hamlet before Everest Base Camp)
Gorak Shep, 5140 (last hamlet before Everest Base Camp) [ 72 of 170 ] Thu 07 April 2011 16:25
Everest from Kala Patthar
Everest from Kala Patthar [ 73 of 170 ] Fri 08 April 2011 09:48
View from Kala Patthar
View from Kala Patthar [ 74 of 170 ] Fri 08 April 2011 09:50
Nuptse
Nuptse [ 75 of 170 ] Fri 08 April 2011 10:48
Yaks heading to Everest Base Camp
Yaks heading to Everest Base Camp [ 76 of 170 ] Fri 08 April 2011 11:03
People heading to Everest Base Camp
People heading to Everest Base Camp [ 77 of 170 ] Fri 08 April 2011 11:35
Everest Base Camp - looking towards the Ice Fall
Everest Base Camp - looking towards the Ice Fall [ 78 of 170 ] Fri 08 April 2011 13:40
View from the Khumbu Icefall, Pumo Ri on right
View from the Khumbu Icefall, Pumo Ri on right [ 79 of 170 ] Thu 14 April 2011 06:08
View from the Khumbu Icefall
View from the Khumbu Icefall [ 80 of 170 ] Thu 14 April 2011 06:08
Looking up the Khumbu Icefall
Looking up the Khumbu Icefall [ 81 of 170 ] Thu 14 April 2011 06:17
Gavin, Khumbu IceFall & Pumo Ri
Gavin, Khumbu IceFall & Pumo Ri [ 82 of 170 ] Thu 14 April 2011 06:47
Lobuche, 4910m
Lobuche, 4910m [ 83 of 170 ] Sat 16 April 2011 06:59
Pumo Ri, Lingtren & Khumbutse
Pumo Ri, Lingtren & Khumbutse [ 84 of 170 ] Sat 16 April 2011 08:51
Pumo Ri, Lingtren & Khumbutse & Yaks
Pumo Ri, Lingtren & Khumbutse & Yaks [ 85 of 170 ] Sat 16 April 2011 08:59
Our Puja Ceremony at Everest Base Camp (Khumbu Ice Fall behind)
Our Puja Ceremony at Everest Base Camp (Khumbu Ice Fall behind) [ 86 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 08:47
My tent at Everest Base Camp - home for 6 weeks
My tent at Everest Base Camp - home for 6 weeks [ 87 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 08:47
Puja Ceremony
Puja Ceremony [ 88 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 08:52
Puja Ceremony
Puja Ceremony [ 89 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 08:53
Puja Ceremony - the ice axes & crampons were blessed, rice wine, whiskey & beer were drunk, flour and rice were thrown at each other, a good time was had!
Puja Ceremony - the ice axes & crampons were blessed, rice wine, whiskey & beer were drunk, flour and rice were thrown at each other, a good time was had! [ 90 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 08:57
Puja Ceremony - some of our fabulous Sherpa Team
Puja Ceremony - some of our fabulous Sherpa Team [ 91 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 08:57
Puja Ceremony - fixing up the prayer flags
Puja Ceremony - fixing up the prayer flags [ 92 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 09:11
Puja Ceremony
Puja Ceremony [ 93 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 09:58
Puja Ceremony
Puja Ceremony [ 94 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 09:59
Puja Ceremony - our fabulous Sherpa Team
Puja Ceremony - our fabulous Sherpa Team [ 95 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 10:09
Puja Ceremony - some of our fabulous Sherpa Team
Puja Ceremony - some of our fabulous Sherpa Team [ 96 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 10:14
Everest Base Camp
Everest Base Camp [ 97 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 11:02
Everest Base Camp
Everest Base Camp [ 98 of 170 ] Sun 17 April 2011 11:02
Khumbu Icefall ladders
Khumbu Icefall ladders [ 99 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 06:49
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 100 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 07:04
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 101 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 07:17
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 102 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 07:18
Khumbu Icefall ladder
Khumbu Icefall ladder [ 103 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 08:57
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 104 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 09:34
Bottom of Khumbu Icefall & Everest Base Camp
Bottom of Khumbu Icefall & Everest Base Camp [ 105 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 09:51
Everest Base Camp
Everest Base Camp [ 106 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 15:50
Everest Base Camp
Everest Base Camp [ 107 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 15:52
Everest Base Camp - our mess tent (1/2 cyclinder) & comms tent (1/2 dome)
Everest Base Camp - our mess tent (1/2 cyclinder) & comms tent (1/2 dome) [ 108 of 170 ] Wed 20 April 2011 15:52
Gorak Shep & Nuptse
Gorak Shep & Nuptse [ 109 of 170 ] Thu 21 April 2011 12:17
Gorak Shep
Gorak Shep [ 110 of 170 ] Thu 21 April 2011 12:23
Khumbu Icefall dodgy ladder
Khumbu Icefall dodgy ladder [ 111 of 170 ] Sun 24 April 2011 08:14
Mess tent at Camp 2, 6400m
Mess tent at Camp 2, 6400m [ 112 of 170 ] Sun 24 April 2011 17:27
Descending to Camp 2
Descending to Camp 2 [ 113 of 170 ] Mon 25 April 2011 10:50
Camp 2
Camp 2 [ 114 of 170 ] Mon 25 April 2011 11:44
Camp 2
Camp 2 [ 115 of 170 ] Mon 25 April 2011 11:49
Everest Base Camp
Everest Base Camp [ 116 of 170 ] Thu 28 April 2011 10:13
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 117 of 170 ] Sat 30 April 2011 09:20
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 118 of 170 ] Sat 30 April 2011 09:20
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 119 of 170 ] Sat 30 April 2011 09:20
In the Khumbu Icefall
In the Khumbu Icefall [ 120 of 170 ] Sat 30 April 2011 09:21
In the Khumbu Icefall - Pumo Ri behind
In the Khumbu Icefall - Pumo Ri behind [ 121 of 170 ] Sat 30 April 2011 09:23
Pumo Ri & Cho Oyu behind (photo by Martin Smith)
Pumo Ri & Cho Oyu behind (photo by Martin Smith) [ 122 of 170 ] Sat 30 April 2011 10:00
Camp 1, 5980m
Camp 1, 5980m [ 123 of 170 ] Mon 02 May 2011 08:42
Camp 1
Camp 1 [ 124 of 170 ] Mon 02 May 2011 08:43
Khumbu Icefall ladder
Khumbu Icefall ladder [ 125 of 170 ] Mon 02 May 2011 08:48
Start of the Lhotse Face
Start of the Lhotse Face [ 126 of 170 ] Wed 04 May 2011 08:32
Andy at the start of the Lhotse Face (photo by Martin Smith)
Andy at the start of the Lhotse Face (photo by Martin Smith) [ 127 of 170 ] Wed 04 May 2011 09:00
Looking down the Lhotse Face from above Camp 3 (photo by Martin Smith)
Looking down the Lhotse Face from above Camp 3 (photo by Martin Smith) [ 128 of 170 ] Wed 04 May 2011 09:00
Camp 2
Camp 2 [ 129 of 170 ] Fri 13 May 2011 10:15
Camp 2 - some of our fabulous Sherpa Team
Camp 2 - some of our fabulous Sherpa Team [ 130 of 170 ] Fri 13 May 2011 10:19
Camp 2 - view to the Lhotse Face
Camp 2 - view to the Lhotse Face [ 131 of 170 ] Fri 13 May 2011 10:21
Camp 2 - view to the Lhotse Face
Camp 2 - view to the Lhotse Face [ 132 of 170 ] Fri 13 May 2011 10:24
Everest South Summit with S. Col on right (photo by Martin Smith)
Everest South Summit with S. Col on right (photo by Martin Smith) [ 133 of 170 ] Sun 15 May 2011 11:00
Everest Summit Ridge from the South Summit, 8749m (photo by Martin Smith)
Everest Summit Ridge from the South Summit, 8749m (photo by Martin Smith) [ 134 of 170 ] Mon 16 May 2011 05:00
Self on the summit of Everest, 8848m (photo by Thundu)
Self on the summit of Everest, 8848m (photo by Thundu) [ 135 of 170 ] Mon 16 May 2011 06:30
Resting at the Balcony, Lhotse behind (photo by Martin Smith)
Resting at the Balcony, Lhotse behind (photo by Martin Smith) [ 136 of 170 ] Mon 16 May 2011 10:00
View to Makalu from near the Balcony
View to Makalu from near the Balcony [ 137 of 170 ] Mon 16 May 2011 10:14
View across South Col to Lhotse
View across South Col to Lhotse [ 138 of 170 ] Mon 16 May 2011 10:14
View across the Nuptse Ridge
View across the Nuptse Ridge [ 139 of 170 ] Mon 16 May 2011 10:15
Preparing to descend from the South Col, 7906m
Preparing to descend from the South Col, 7906m [ 140 of 170 ] Tue 17 May 2011 08:27
View down the Western Cwm
View down the Western Cwm [ 141 of 170 ] Tue 17 May 2011 09:10
Martin, Alan & Geoff on the descent from Camp 4 to Camp 2
Martin, Alan & Geoff on the descent from Camp 4 to Camp 2 [ 142 of 170 ] Tue 17 May 2011 10:50
Our last time down the Khumbu Icefall
Our last time down the Khumbu Icefall [ 143 of 170 ] Wed 18 May 2011 06:10
Our last time down the Khumbu Icefall
Our last time down the Khumbu Icefall [ 144 of 170 ] Wed 18 May 2011 06:30
Our last time down the Khumbu Icefall
Our last time down the Khumbu Icefall [ 145 of 170 ] Wed 18 May 2011 07:31
Dr. John, Richard, David
Dr. John, Richard, David [ 146 of 170 ] Thu 19 May 2011 16:58
Alan, Geoff
Alan, Geoff [ 147 of 170 ] Thu 19 May 2011 16:58
Mark, Dr. John, Richard
Mark, Dr. John, Richard [ 148 of 170 ] Thu 19 May 2011 16:59
Adam, Rachel, Martin
Adam, Rachel, Martin [ 149 of 170 ] Thu 19 May 2011 16:59
Dr. John, Richard, David
Dr. John, Richard, David [ 150 of 170 ] Thu 19 May 2011 17:00
Adam, Rachel, Martin
Adam, Rachel, Martin [ 151 of 170 ] Thu 19 May 2011 17:01
Self with post summit day windburn
Self with post summit day windburn [ 152 of 170 ] Fri 20 May 2011 07:21
Self with post summit day windburn
Self with post summit day windburn [ 153 of 170 ] Fri 20 May 2011 08:05
Kangtega and Thamserku on the trek back down
Kangtega and Thamserku on the trek back down [ 154 of 170 ] Sat 21 May 2011 08:14
Tengboche Monastery
Tengboche Monastery [ 155 of 170 ] Sun 22 May 2011 06:27
Tengboche Monastery
Tengboche Monastery [ 156 of 170 ] Sun 22 May 2011 06:33
Tengboche Monastery
Tengboche Monastery [ 157 of 170 ] Sun 22 May 2011 06:34
Tengboche Monastery
Tengboche Monastery [ 158 of 170 ] Sun 22 May 2011 06:39
Tengboche Monastery
Tengboche Monastery [ 159 of 170 ] Sun 22 May 2011 06:42
Prayer flags, Namche Bazaar bridge
Prayer flags, Namche Bazaar bridge [ 160 of 170 ] Mon 23 May 2011 08:46
Prayer flags, Namche Bazaar bridge
Prayer flags, Namche Bazaar bridge [ 161 of 170 ] Mon 23 May 2011 08:51
Chariots in the street, Patan, Kathmandu
Chariots in the street, Patan, Kathmandu [ 162 of 170 ] Fri 27 May 2011 11:20
Chariots in the street, Patan, Kathmandu
Chariots in the street, Patan, Kathmandu [ 163 of 170 ] Fri 27 May 2011 11:22
Chariots in the street, Patan, Kathmandu
Chariots in the street, Patan, Kathmandu [ 164 of 170 ] Fri 27 May 2011 11:23
Boudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu
Boudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu [ 165 of 170 ]
Tengboche Monastery, Everest (left) & Ama Dablam
Tengboche Monastery, Everest (left) & Ama Dablam [ 166 of 170 ]
Everest Base Camp - looking towards the Ice Fall
Everest Base Camp - looking towards the Ice Fall [ 167 of 170 ]
Khumbu Icefall ladder
Khumbu Icefall ladder [ 168 of 170 ]
Preparing to descend from the South Col, 7906m
Preparing to descend from the South Col, 7906m [ 169 of 170 ]
Tengboche Monastery
Tengboche Monastery [ 170 of 170 ]

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