EXPEDITION LOGS

By James McKinney and Kate VossAfter an 8 month hiatus, the engineering team returns to Imja Lake; this time with technical equipment to collect empirical data. For the past two days we have been hard...
By James McKinney and Kate VossToday we went from Dingboche up to Chukung where we will spend the night at an elevation of around 4700 meters (about 15,400 feet). In the next few days, we will be camp...
By James McKinney and Kate VossThe Khumbu Alpine Conservation Council (KACC, established 2005) is one of the leading conservation organizations in Nepal with representatives from many villages in the ...
By James McKinney and Kate VossOur morning began with a magical trek from our Rivendell Lodge, a nod to Lord of the Rings, through a magical rhododendron forest and up into the alpine. We stopped for ...
By James McKinney and Kate VossToday was a rest and acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar. What better way to spend it than a day hike over the hill into the adjacent hanging valley to the village of K...

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