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Nov 8, 2013 - ABC Trek Day 4 - Tadapani to Chomrong

An easy day today as we finish the acclimatization portion of the trek. We started out with a short uphill walk before a quick coffee stop and a long descent to the Kimrong Kola (River). A gentle climb and some contouring around the mountain and we arrived at the Ghurjung Lodge for lunch. The children who lived at the lodge were fascinated by Reinier's bird book. After a fine lunch, we continued with easy walking until we arrive at the Kalpana Lodge in Chomrong. Only a 4 hour walk today over 8km with a net 400m elevation loss. We're at...

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Mar 27, 2010 - Trek to Chhomrong

Well it happened before I thought it would - food poisoning. I got sick twice during the night. Today I felt terrible. I wasn't sure I could do the day's hike, and I contemplated riding a horse. I ate plain toast and had tea for breakfast then started hiking before the group. Gopal (our leader) assigned BiJay to me (the youngest porter). Initially it was all downhill. I ran into the Russian group part way down the hill. We have been criss crossing paths with them for 2 days. The trail went down the hill through wheat fields. We crossed a...

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