Putha Hiunchuli Expedition 2014 / 2015

23 Sep

It’s Super Exciting!

Soph and I are off to Nepal on the 28th for almost 9 months.  We’ve got a range of trips up our sleeves mixed in with Tandem Paragliding, some NGO work and trying to come to grips with the Nepali Language.

 

The Plan

  • Puth Hiunchuli Summit PushOctober 3 – November 4th
    • Putha Hiunchli – working for Jagged Globe as Lead Guide
    • Intermediate – Non Technical
    • Dolpo Region
    • 7246m

 

 

 

 

  • pokhara_paraglidingNovember 7 –  March 10th 2015
    • Based in Pokhara – Tandem Paragliding for BABU ADVENTURES
    • Charity flights with KARMA FLIGHTS
    • Hopefully helping out with training at the Khumbu Climbing Centre
    • Learning Nepali!

 

 

  • Shaun just hanging about

    Shaun just hanging about

    March 15 – April 10   INTRO EXPEDITION

    • Come and Learn the basics of Himalayan Expeditions
      • climbing
      • Logistics
      • Rope Skills
      • Technical Tools (crampons etc)Introductory Khumbu Climbing expeditions

 

  •  April 15 – June 1  ADVANCED EXPEDITION
    • Technical Climbing Expedition
      • This trip will be aimed at a remote technical Peak
      • For experienced climbers with previous altitude experience
      • Small group numbers

 

More info to follow!

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Putha Hiunchuli – A successful Expedition without a Summit.

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