Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Acclimating Day above Pheriche

. We climbed just up over 16,000ft to help our bodies adjust to the upcoming altitude of BC (base camp).

Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Arrive at Everest Base Camp

I just wanted to update everyone and let you know that we had a nice hike today and beautiful weather with fantastic news of Nuptse and Everest and the whole Khumbu Glacier as we headed out of Gorak Shep.

Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Descend to Namche

It was a super busy day on the trail with climbers, Trekkers, yaks, and porters all bound uphill to Everest Base Camp.

Alaska: Elias & Team Successfully Climb Moose’s Tooth

The trip ran very smoothly, and we’re happy to have tackled this ultra classic line, “Ham and Eggs” up the Moose’s Tooth, which is without a doubt, a haunting peak in the Alaska Range.

Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Complete Trek, Arrive in Lukla

There were still dozens of loads headed for Base Camp as always, because much of the needed supplies arrive via plane or from a few days away by mules.

Alaska: Elias & Team Fly Onto the Root Canal Glacier

We were able to fly in yesterday, a day ahead of schedule thanks to our fantastic air taxi, K2, who had our logistics all planned upon our arrival in Talkeetna.

Which spectacular summer music fest is for you? (QUIZ)

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5 Fun Things to Do In and Around St. Petersburg Clearwater

When I visited St. Petersburg Clearwater, it was on a business trip, so there wasn’t much time for sightseeing. However, there was a little bit of time to enjoy some of the fun things to do in and around the St. Petersburg Clearwater area, just enough to make me interested in more.Look for ManateesDid you know that manatees, also known…

Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Return to Kathmandu

Everyone is enjoying the comforts here at the Yak & Yeti hotel, along with hot showers, good food, and the warm temps.

Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Enjoy Base Camp, Begin their Descent

Today we woke up to calm beautiful clear day and said good bye to our gracious hosts at Everest Base Camp, all of our staff, and we started making our way down hill.

These 7 coastal hotels are California’s best kept secrets

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Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Make Their way to Lobuche

Today we left Pheriche and hiked further up valley to Lobuche.

The Ultimate 3-Day Death Valley Road Trip Itinerary

Death Valley is the largest U.S. National Park within the contiguous United States. Death Valley is located in eastern California and has valleys, mountains, canyons, salt flats, sand dunes, and oases. Death Valley also has almost 1,000 miles of paved and dirt roads, so is a multi-day road trip within itself. There are so many outdoor adventures to be had in Death Valley. Here are some of the best things to do …

Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Receive Blessing at the Tengboche Monastery

It was another beautiful day here in the Khumbu Valley, and we had some nice views of Everest.