Everest 2011 Part I – Kathmandu To Base Camp
The beginning of Climb For Memory's 2011 Everest Expedition! Traveling from Kathmandu, through the Khumbu Everest Valley, all the way to Base Camp.
Everest 2011 Part II – Everest Base Camp
Base Camp sits at 17,500 ft above sea level. Here is a tour of our Peak Freak's Base Camp last year.
Everest 2011 Part III – Khumbu Ice Fall
Climbing through the treacherous Khumbu Ice Fall to get to Camp 1.
Everest 2011 Part IV – Camp 1 To Camp 2
Moving up the mountain from Camp 1 (19,900 ft) to Camp 2 (21,500 ft). Absolutely grueling and sun-baking.
Everest 2011 Part V – The Lhotse Face
To get to Camp 3, climbers have to slog up a near-vertical, icy wall called The Lhotse Face (it rises 3000 ft). This is the point in the expedition that separates the strong from the weak.
Everest 2011 Part VI – Summit Day
May 12th, 2011 our Peak Freaks team made a push for the summit. Here is what happened...