Pemba Gyalje Sherpa makes it to National Geographic’s Adventurers List

Pemba Gyalje Sherpa makes it to National Geographic’s Adventurers List

Posted Jan 16th, 2009 under Climbing & Expeditions,

Pemba Gyalje Sherpa has been named one of the top 14 Adventurers of the Year 2008 by National Geographic’s Adventure Magazine.Pemba won this accolade for his heroic role in saving members of his team on K2, the second highest mountain in the world , last year. Among the top fourteen is also Rob Gauntlett, the youngest Briton to climb Everest, who passed away on January 10 2009 in a climbing accident while attempting to scale a section of Mont Blanc in the French Alps.

More about this on http://adventure.nationalgeographic.com/2008/12/best-of/pemba-sherpa-text

« | »

Comments

  1. Pemba is the greatest!

    - David

Happy Explorers

The meeting and handling was very good and on time. We were provided lots useful tips about the Kathmandu and trek. During trek our trekking staffs were very helpful. Lodges were good with warm welcome every time. Itinerary was good and flexible and adapted to our needs.

- Eva Aksahin, Hungary Read Testimonials | Submit Your Testimonial

Community Service

Community Service

We work with the motto "Tourism for Development". Explore Himalaya Community Service Project was conceived to empower underprivileged segments of Nepal.

Join our community services