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Trips and Talks

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Portland-Area Book Talks:

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International Hiking Trips:

March 14 to April 1, 2018: Trek to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes, Nepal — a less-traveled route, via high sacred lakes (below) and spectacular mountain viewpoints, to the base of the world’s highest peak.

Gokyo Lakes from Kogyo Ri (source: Wang Lama Humla on Wikimedia

Gokyo Lakes from Kogyo Ri (source: Wang Lama Humla on Wikimedia

September, 2018: Volcanoes of Ecuador — a hiking and cultural tour in the Ecuadorean high country, topped off with five volcanic summits above 13,000 feet, plus to a trip to nearly 17,000 feet on Cotopaxi (below).

Cotopaxi volcano eruption seen from Quito, Ecuador

Cotopaxi volcano eruption seen from Quito, Ecuador

October 27 to November 17, 2018: Trek the Manaslu Circuit and Tsum Valley, Nepal — a rarely-visited loop around the world’s 8th-highest peak, with a side trip into a sacred pilgrimage valley of traditional Buddhist villages, up against the Tibetan border.

Mt. Manaslu in Himalaya, Nepal

Mt. Manaslu in Himalaya, Nepal

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