Abode of the Gods: Tales of Trekking in Nepal by Kev Reynolds

By Kev Reynolds

On 8 treks in Nepal's Himalaya; to Kanchenjunga, Manaslu, Annapurna, Everest, Langtang, Dolpo, Api and Mugu, the real spirit of hiking is captured in Kev Reynolds' reverence, interest and ongoing love of the world's maximum mountain range.
The Himalaya are not any usual mountains. Stretching via 5 nations and dwarfing all others, they've got captured the imaginations of travelers and mountain fanatics for hundreds of years. whereas a few search to arrive their snowy heights, many extra step out onto winding and mountaineering trails to trek throughout the center of the mountains, and dwell - if just for a short while - the lifetime of an adventurer.
The first time a path is explored bargains unknown attractiveness and clean adventure round each flip. this is often Kev Reynolds' number of 8 such discoveries alongside renowned trails and into lands formerly locked away. dropped at lifestyles in shiny sort, Reynolds conjures up the smell of aromatic rhododendron jungles and vacationing earlier terraced fields, hillside villages and historical temples. Then exploring into hidden valleys past the succeed in of civilization, and directly to towering, ice-locked peaks that scratch the sky.
All proceeds from revenues of this e-book can be donated to the Nepal Earthquake Appeal.

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