April 12, 2011

Snowing again. Some avalanches down the walls. All my stuff in BC. Missing the snow bars only. Can't wait going up. Jordi Savall on my iPod.

April 10, 2011
Alex and Pawel

First thoughts from Kangchenjunga Base Camp

We finally managed to reach base camp on the evening of April 8th in quite bad weather.   Kangchenjunga has some of the most astonishing scenery I have ever encountered in a base camp. I'll let you discover part of it through ...
April 10, 2011

Loads and loads of snow as if the winter is not over yet. Wanted to set Camp1 at 6200m tomorrow, but the avalanche danger is much to high..

April 9, 2011

Now, my tent (the so called unanimously Dracula's Fortress) completely covered with snow. Strange enough, heavily thundering and lightening.

April 9, 2011

Weather having not a good pattern yet: clear in the morning, starting snowing at about 2pm.

April 9, 2011

Today prepared my 5 stars high altitude hotel. One more equipment barrel to reach Base Camp.

April 8, 2011

Just checked in Kangchenjunga Base Camp at 5470m. Finally. Going the whole day through a strenuous glaciated labyrinth in a tough blizzard.

April 7, 2011

Still could not totally manage our porter's problem. To short the space to try to explain here. Hopefully tomorrow we will reach base camp.

April 5, 2011

Ramze acclimatization camp. Alex Gavan on Radio Guerrilla (in Romanian)

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April 5, 2011

Just had a first glimpse at Kangchenjunga: gigantesque enormously huge. Camped at 4800m, with Jannu-7710m near by. One more day to Base Camp.


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