The latest news from Stage 1

of the Great Himalaya Trail

Day 8: Crossing the suspension bridge outside Sukathum

06 Mar 2018

The river was the star of the show today. Cascading over huge boulders like liquid blue sky turning to white froth as it crashed down mountain stair steps. The sound generates a never ending power of its own echoing through the canyon. It has been over a week since we arrived in Kathmandu and we've...

And they're off!

01 Mar 2018

They're ready to go! Our Great Himalaya Trail trekkers have touched down in Kathmandu and are excited to start their trek into the lower sections of the Kanchenjunga region.Ken, Ricardo, Vince and their guide leader Tsering took a quick photo outside their hotel before heading to a short briefing an...

Taking on the full traverse: Meet the trekkers

30 Jan 2018

Meet Ricardo, Ken and Vince, three trekkers who will embark on a journey of a lifetime to conquer the Great Himalaya Trail this 2018. It’s not long now for three trekkers to begin their expedition on the longest and highest alpine walking tracks in the world. You could say it’ll be a journey...

GHT 2018 is guaranteed to go

01 Jan 2018

Those of you who have been following this blog will already know that the Great Himalaya Trail is the uber of all treks - the world’s longest and highest - and it’s exclusive to World Expeditions. Since 2011, we’ve offered trekkers the chance to walk the entire 1700km trail across Nepal...

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