Chasing Yaks

Today is a rest day. I’ll be washing clothes, taking a bucket shower and chasing yaks! I’ll visit other climbers and drink rum with the cooks. We checked the weather for Ama Dablam on November 10th and 11th. As of right now, the winds will be between 35-45mph (56-65kmh). I wish the winds would die … More Chasing Yaks

Heading to Camp 1

Good Morning! It is 8:45am GMT +5 on November 4th, 2021. Today is the beginning of our acclimatization hike to Camp 1. This should take 6-6.5 hours. We will be stashing gear there for our summit push. I’m feeling good and excited to start hiking up the mountain. I can see people summiting right now … More Heading to Camp 1

The Feeling Up High

After Demons, people started to ask ‘what does it feel like and what are the emotions when you’re up in the mountains, looking down at the world and climbing so high? Do you have a sense of fear that overtakes you or are you just crazy?’