Pat, Zengbo, and Kenric on route up to Renjo La pass
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From Three Peaks of Nepal (November - December 2008)
Renjo La pass
Susan and Sean at Gokyo lakes
Susan at Gokyo lakes
Outside Gokyo lodge and village
A view of Cho Oyu on route to Gokyo lakes
Zongbu the lead chef
Rock-Poo's friend eyes Mark's pack
This young baby yak was in training and was prone to run away and misbehave. It's name is "Rock-Poo"
Camp at Dragnag lodge
Group after coming down from Cho la pass
Susan and Sean at the top of Cho La pass. (5690m)
The group climbs near the top of Cho La pass. (5690m)
The group gathers near the top of Cho La pass. (5690m)
Near the top of Cho La pass. (5690m)
Passang on the trail
Porters carry the loads
Lakpa's always smiling!
Mark and Tony relaxing in Dzonglha lodge
Relaxing in Dzonglha lodge
Silhouette of yak at Dzonglha
Distant view of Ama Dablam from Dzonghla
Another perspective of Ama Dablam
Porters on the trail to Dzonghla lodge and camp before we ascend the Cho La pass
On the trail to Dzonghla lodge and camp before we ascend the Cho La pass
This porter is waiting for Susan to get her act together as she is packing very slowly this particular morning.
Mingma is an incredibly strong Sherpa and has climbed Everest once.
Mingma cleans the route after team ascent.
Descent off Lobuche
Another breathtaking view of Everest and the Khumbu from the summit of Lobuche East (6119m)
Zoomed image of Mera Peak which Susan climbed on New Years day 2006!
Breathtaking view from summit of Lobuche East (6119m)
Looking down from summit of Lobuche East 6119m.
View from summit of Lobuche East 6119m, Pumori is visible to the right