Trekking Pikey Peak: Day Four – Namkheli to Nagaor Gumba

Namkheli’s Good Weather Start to the Trek A good night’s sleep, a plate full of pancakes, and blue skies outside. I felt happy with my choice not to rush to Nagaor Gumba the day before. The only downside? Stone steps. Yes, there were more of them. Truth be told, if we had gone on yesterday, …

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Trekking Pikey Peak: Day Three – Bhandar to Namkheli

Mustard field in Namkheli

Bhandar to Liklu River The rolling joke about there being so many Bhandar’s continued into the next morning’s trek after day two trekking Pikey Peak. In Nepal, if a new joke is found, it’s the highlight of an entire day. The day started, and Raj made sure to mention the many steps of today. Both …

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Trekking Pikey Peak: Day One – Permits, Planning & Kathmandu to Shivalaya

Photographing Pikey Peak Mountains

What’s the Pikey Peak Trek? I’d heard of Pikey Peak before, but never gave it much thought. By name alone, it seemed like one of those “Peak Treks” or expedition treks. It couldn’t be further from the truth. The Pikey Peak Trek is an “easy to moderate” trek in the lower Everest region, with views …

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The Best Trekking in Nepal Guidebook

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The best guidebook for trekkers in Nepal (February 2024) Over ten years ago, I began publishing guidebooks to Nepal because I was passionate about providing something that would truly help people make the most of their trips to this great country. I was motivated to do this because I felt the existing guidebooks from major …

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The best paperback guidebook to Nepal in 2024

Nepal Guidebook paperback 2024 edition

The Latest Paperback Guidebook to Nepal Has Arrived! The latest addition to my Nepal guidebook collection is now published in print: Nepal: The Complete Guidebook (Print Edition) 2024. Published by The Longest Way Home and Himalayan Travel Guides, it’s available worldwide through international printing presses. The digital edition is available here. Previously, I shared the …

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The Best Guidebook to Nepal

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The most up to date travel guidebook to Nepal in the world for February 2024! The latest editions in my Nepal guidebook collection have just been published and fully updated for February 2024, including the new edition of the best guidebook to Nepal in 2024 (February). Now, there’s both a complete collection of all my …

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