Equator Expeditions (P) Ltd, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal , P.O Box 8404 (977)-1-4356644, 4354169

Nepal Peak Climbing

Equator's mountain team derives from the safest and most experienced climbing staff in Nepal. En route to the summit, you will learn the necessary skills to make your climbing expedition a quality experience. Our goal is to turn you into a competent expedition member.

Days start at 6.30 a.m. with bed tea (basins of hot water for washing/shaving soon follow). Breakfast is approximately 7.00 am. There is a real spread for lunch and then refreshments on reaching camp. A 3 course evening meal is served in the base camp dinning tent around 7.00 p.m. The typical group size is 6- 8 climbers, typically 3-5 nationalities energetic and in Nepal for an adventure. A normal climbing day involves approximately 3-4 hours steady climbing with rest periods and time to enjoy the surroundings, and an afternoon of 2-3 hours of similar progress. Summit day requires an early start!

Taking part calls for a reasonable level fitness and a good attitude. Expeditions marked "Hard" involve some resolve and stamina, however if you are fit and enjoy the outdoors you should manage well.