Mount Everest News! : Proposals for a ‘Hillary’ Peak and ‘Tenzing’ Peak are underway!!
Two unnamed mountains are to be called Hillary Peak and Tenzing Peak, former Nepal Mountaineering Association president Ang Tshering Sherpa said. The two peaks — Hillary’s at 7,681m and Tenzing’s at 7,916m — have never been climbed and are expected to be opened to climbers in the spring season that starts in March. Officials hope the [click to read more]
What’s Buzzing in the World of Everest treks? Was Rupee really the first dog to trek Everest Base camp??? Private Expeditions brings you a round up news …… The NEW Fox Everest show and a Dog named Rupee…
Trekking Everest news! Trekking Everest News!!!!!! The USA network, Fox announced a 10 episode event series about Mount Everest! Describing it as “a suspenseful, action-packed drama that revolves around a group of hikers on an expedition to conquer Mount Everest” in which “secrets are revealed and the truth about their motives are uncovered as [click to read more]
Training for An Everest trek? Or to Climb Kilimanjaro? There’s an app for that!
We all have lists, whether its a shopping list, a list of work to do for that free weekend around the house, a Christmas wish list! We just love it when we have ticked all those boxes off! Its a huge accomplishment! Well when we were just browsing through the app store we were delighted [click to read more]
From Ely to Everest Two great friends took on the trek of their life as they trek Everest Base Camp and summit!!!!!
From Ely to Everest….Two great friends take on the trek of their life as they summit Everest Base Camp with Private Expeditions! And so on to the expedition…… Less than a week ago, October 2013, two great friends Tim Titmarsh and Keith Gallois, two ordinary middle-aged family men, embarked on a three [click to read more]
Fantastic Everest Base camp review from Solo Private Expeditions trekker Vicky!!
A fantastic review from Vicky who took a trek to Everest Base camp with our guide Dawa at the start of this trekking season! From start to finish, the service from Private Expeditions for my trek to Everest Base Camp was nothing short of superb. From the initial email exchanges, setting out the possibilities for [click to read more]
ONE MAN ONE MOUNTAIN ONE GREAT CAUSE – Raising awareness for Meningitis!
ONE MAN ONE MOUNTAIN ONE GREAT CAUSE – Raising awareness for Meningitis! Mark Smith, 28 from Nottingham is all set to fly off to Nepal in a few days time to trek to Everest Base Camp with the help of Private Expeditions having never set foot on a mountain in his life till recently. Most [click to read more]
TWO MEN – ONE MOUNTAIN – ZERO FEAR PATRICK AND JAG TREK EVEREST BASE CAMP FOR CHARITY!
TWO MEN – ONE MOUNTAIN – ZERO FEAR Patrick McLoughlin from Wigan and Jag Purewal from Leeds are all set to fly out to Nepal in a few weeks to start their journey to Everest Base Camp. This will be a gruelling 2 week trip that will take them up to 18,000 feet and although [click to read more]
Wrexham Fitness fanatics’ alternative adventure honeymoon: a trek to Everest Base Camp!
Wrexham keep fit fanatics, Jo Linwood, Head of Bid Management for a global real estate company, and Chris Barnes, a fire-fighter, decided that after tying the knot on 5 October this year they will trek to Everest Base Camp to mark the start of married life together. Jo comments “Chris actually proposed to [click to read more]