Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya
Sixth edition of a 'Walking Guide' first published in 1979. Provides historical and cultural background and comprehensive information for trekkers including preparation for a trek, detailed health, safety and first aid sections, and social and environmental considerations. Chapters on each region include details on accommodation, local park rules, and trek routes with elevation graphs. Also includes 26 maps, notes on flora and fauna, equipment checklist, Nepali language section, glossary and an index.
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FACTS FOR THE TREKKER
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airport altitude Annapurna Arun ascent bamboo bank base camp Bhanjyang bhattis Biratnagar campsite Chhetri chorten Dhaulagiri Dhunche diarrhoea Dolpo Dudh Kosi elevation Everest expedition flights follows forests Ghandruk Ghorapani Gompa Gurung Helambu hills Himal Himalayan Hindu houses huge India infection Jiri Jomsom Jumla Kailas Kali Gandaki Kanchenjunga Kathmandu Kharka Khola Valley Khumbu Kosi lake Langtang Lodge Lukla Makalu Manang Manaslu Manthang maps Marsyangdi metres moraine mountain Muktinath Mustang Namche Bazaar national park Nepalese Nepalgunj night pass peak Phedi Phoksumdo Pokhara police checkpost porters region rhododendron rice ridge river road rock route Sherpa shops side Simikot snow steep steeply stone stream suspension bridge Taklakot Tengpoche Terai Thakali Tibet Tibetan tion trail climbs trail crosses trail descends trees trek trekkers trekking peaks trekking permit trip usually views village walk western Nepal