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Everest and Lhotse from Gokyo Ri  
   

Everest and Lhotse from Gokyo Ri

Trekking the Himalayas - Part 3 of 5

March 14th 2014
12-14 March Days 8-10 Machherma(4470m) to Gokyo(4790m) via Gokyo Ri(5360m) to Dragnag(4700m) We set out from Machhermo after less than an inch of snow from the night before. The weather is clear and sunny and the clouds don’t set in until around 3pm today. The first 45 minutes or so were straight up hill again and then the next 1.5 hours were relatively flat. At this point we reached the river ... read more
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30th March 2014

Well done guys!
Incredible shot! Congrats guys on reaching Gokyo Ri! I was really excited to see fellow bloggers trekking through EBC route as it just brought back some memories from last year. You definitely chose a more ambitious path making it all the way to Gokyo. I missed it unfortunately... Well... Maybe next time! And don't worry about not reaching EBC. Not much you can do when you get sick and it's definitely better to be safe than sorry, especially at this altitude. Looking forward to your next blogs! Happy travels!
4th April 2014

Ahh the memories...
Hi Anna, completely agree. I took quite a lot of inspiration for that EBC trip from your blog actually. Just looked incredible! Hope, wherever you are, travelling, or back home, that things are going well for you and Grant!

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