Blog

28
Apr

Camp 2

We have arrived! Camp 2 on Everest Our location at C2 Bud & Bill in front of our tent in the high rent district Bill with the Lhotse Face in the background


26
Apr

Move to Camp 1

Today Bud & I moved to Camp 1 Bill in the Khumbu Icefall Bud in the Icefall Bill arriving at Camp 1 Bill & Bud in the tent at C1


25
Apr

Camp 1 Audio

Check back later for a written transcription of this audio report. Follow Bill’s progress in 3D. View the tracking map to see the journey so far and instructions on how to see Bill’s track.


24
Apr

Welcome to My New Home

Namaste Family & Friends: Below is a photo of me resting in my new home at EBC. Clockwise, here is the tour: 1 pm-wallet 2 pm-movie theatre (DVD player with 28 movies) 3 pm-closet with my hats, gloves, scarfs & neck gaiters for warmth in the winter months 4 pm-sunglasses & batteries 5-6 pm-bathroom-towels, toiletries, […]


23
Apr

The Puja

Namaste Family & Friends: Yesterday, we had our Puja at Base Camp.  Some Puja photos are attached to this message. The Puja is a Buddhist prayer ceremony considered very sacred by the Sherpas. In fact, the climbing Sherpas will not sleep on the mountain until the Puja has been completed. At the Puja, a Buddhist […]


22
Apr

Sad News, Blessing Tomorrow, and Weather Update Audio

Follow Bill’s progress in 3D. View the tracking map to see the journey so far and instructions on how to see Bill’s track.


19
Apr

First Death on Everest

Yesterday,was a very sad day at EBC.  In the early afternoon, a Sherpa died in Base Camp before the climbing even began.  We don’t have details on the cause of death, but we know that he had been sick for several days.  Please include his family in your thoughts and prayers.  May God rest his […]


17
Apr

Everest Base Camp Photos

Trekking to Base Camp from Lobuche We just arrived!


16
Apr

Everest Base Camp Audios

Follow Bill’s progress in 3D. View the tracking map to see the journey so far and instructions on how to see Bill’s track.


15
Apr

Lobuche Audio

Follow Bill’s progress in 3D. View the tracking map to see the journey so far and instructions on how to see Bill’s track.