The latest news from Stage 7

of the Great Himalaya Trail

Day 146: GHT 2014 Completed

24 Jul 2014

Hilsa, Humla DistrictWe've arrived! 146 days after starting out from Kathmandu, Ray and I (along with Nima and Ganesh, variously working as two of our porters and/or kitchen crew on different stages of the trek) have marked our completion of the Nepal Great Himalaya Trail by finally arriving in Hilsa and the...

Day 133: Reflections from Rara Lake of peace and beauty

11 Jul 2014

Stage 7: Rara Lake, Rara National Park,  Mugu DistrictI'm writing this sitting in a viewing hut about 20 feet up overlooking Rara Tal (Lake). A cooling breeze is blowing causing gentle waves to ripple and crest over the lake. The water lapping up over the shore is crystal clear and I can see the tiny peb...

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