Explore Himalaya in partnership with Kipling Travels has organized an expedition to the Baruntse peak for 5 Danish and a Norwegian climbers.The expedition is led by Mr.BO BELVEDERE CHRISTENSEN from Denmark. The group will arrive in Kathmandu on 16th April. They shall fly to Lukla on the 17th & start their trek to Mera Peak from 18th April.They will climb Mera peak as an acclimatization exercise and continue on to Barun Tse peak. The names of the climbers are :
1. Mr.Bo Belvedere Christensen –Leader (Denmark)
2. Mr.Jens Christian Trolle Nielsen (Denmark)
3. Mr.Martin Cederkrantz (Denmark)
4. Ms.Anny Kvithyll (Norway)
5. Mr.Steen Ulrik Ulriksen (Denmark)
6. Mr.Jesper Johannesen (Denmark)
The expedition members shall be supported by :
1.Lhakpa Dorje Sherpa (Sirdar)
2.Dachhemba Sherpa (climbing sherpa)
3.Pem Chhiri Sherpa (climbing sherpa)
4.Megh Bahadur Sherpa (cook)
5.Bal Bahadur Lopchen(kitchen boy)
6.Mingmar Tamang(kitchen boy) and 12 local porters.
More details to come soon…
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