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Eagle Nest waterfall 7-day ice climbing trip

A fun and exciting week in the Lantang Valley climbing the 30-meter-long Eagle Nest frozen waterfall. Your guide will be Tshering, a local IFMGA-certified mountain guide.

Mountain RangeHimalaya
Duration7 days
Offer periodJan, Feb, Mar, Dec
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripNot specified

Description

The Eagle Nest waterfall lies in the Lantang Valley. It’s a Nepalese region in the north of Kathmandu, near the border with Tibet. Langtang is not only an amazing valley but also an important protected area. It is indeed the 4th largest national park in Nepal.

As a local mountain guide I love seeking out new ice climbing spots all the time. That’s why I discovered the Eagle Nest and I became one of the first climbers to ascend it in February 2007. Now I’d like to guide you there so you get a real feel of the place and of the adrenaline of climbing it.

The climb to the Eagle Nest icefall consists in a one-pitch route of 30 meters in length. Right after this frozen waterfall there is the Jean Coudery, another icefall of the same characteristics. Actually you’ll have the opportunity to climb both in a same day!

I have no doubt that this 7-day ice climbing trip in the Eagle Nest will be a memorable experience and a life changing trip.

Contact me now and make your reservation for you and your group. I will be happy to help you climb such amazing ice needles!

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Kathmandu

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About the guide

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I have been climbing since 1996, starting on the 8000m mountains in the Himalaya. I'm one of the few IFMGA/NNMGA certified mountain guides (Instructor) from south Asia, gaining my qualification from the New Zealand Mountain Guides Association (NZMGA) & Nepal National Mountain Guide Association (NNMGA).
I have successfully guided on Mt Everest on multiple occasions, and other 8000m peaks such as Mt Cho-oyu (8,201m) (3 times), Sisha Pangma (8,013m), Mt. Manaslu (8,163m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Mt. Makalu (8,463m), Mt. Lhotse (8,515m) and many more.
I have have also a strong international climbing experience and extensive knowledge of the logistics, planning and group dynamic that are also very crucial to successfully lead adventures in the Himalaya and around the world. I guided in New Zealand, Norway, France, Scotland, Thailand, Bhutan, Pakistan, India and Tibet.
I'm also a rescue expert and a technical trainer for the mountain guides training.
I very much like guiding my clients in remote places, where no tourist goes. I like also discovering new routes and peaks. Please have a look to the different trekking and mountaineering expeditions I propose and contact me if you want to discuss about them. I can of course also guide you in more 'classic' routes, just get in touch with me and let's talk about your wishes!


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Prices per person, per day

Group of 1

USD 1238 each

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