Langtang National Park is Open for Trekking

In April of 2015, Nepal made headlines when it was struck with a devastating earthquake. Nearly ten-thousand people were killed in the quake and the chaotic aftermath. Whole villages and regions were destroyed, and the Nepali people were left to the mercy of a disorganized corrupt government. Langtang National Park, in particular Langtang village, in…

EBC Trekking Nepal: The Bad and The Ugly

Initially I found a partner using http://www.trekkingpartners.com. When I arrived in August I posted that I was looking for a partner for the Everest Base Camp Gokyo Lake trek. A few weeks later I received a message from “Nicky” a Swedish girl my same age who wanted to do the same trek, she had a…

Trekking in Nepal; It’s Easy as A.B.C

Day 0.5 Originally, I planned on hiking the Annapurna Circuit trail in September with Saroj (From Sunrise Farm) joining me for a few days then continuing on my own. Then, I changed the plan to October, after finding an EBC partner for September. Then, I met Jenni at Eco-Park, who wanted to do the Annapurna…

Meghuli Eco-Park

The second destination on my journey was an “Eco-Village” farm near Chitwan National Park. So, from Kathmandu I took a local bus to Bharatapur, and from there had to take another, smaller, more crammed local bus to the park location. Between construction from landslide repair, and traffic, the roads were in terrible condition. The poor…