Kim Broom

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The lodge at Lobuche where we stayed last night. Tonight (27 April) we stay at Gorak Shep (5190m).

The view as we set off for Base Camp. Light snow last night but everything clear now. #SAConEverest

Oh, Lord my God, when I in awesome wonder consider all the works Thy hands have made... #SAConEverest

A yak-herder's hut with Ama Dablam towering in the background. Location, location, location! #SAConEverest

Base Camp tomorrow! Stopped at a memorial site for deceased climbers and Sherpas on route. Sobering.#SAConEverest

Base Camp is nearly at the centre of this picture, just left of the base of the snow triangle. #SAConEverest

Congrats to Group 1 of the Everest Base Camp Expedition for making it up to Everest Base Camp!! #SAConEverest

Me at Base Camp. There is a real sense of history here - and history yet to be made.

Magnificent view of Base Camp from a distance, with the Khumbu icefall on the right. #SAConEverest

Congrats to group 1 for reaching the Everest Base Camp! #SAConEverest

Where we are right now! (05h30 SA time) About 2hrs walk to Base Camp. #SACon Everest

Group 1 Approaching a village through the snow. #SAConEverest

The village at gokyo with the lake in the foreground. #SAConEverest

The Everest shower - a treat when available! Note the buckets and the ladder. #SAConEverest

Rick and me before setting off from Phortse to Dingboche. Trekking day 10.

#SAConEverest. Some photos from last few days. Some fun in the snow

#SAConEverest The beautiful view of Lake 3 at Gokyo village.

#SAConEverest. The view Group 2 had as we climbed into Namche last night

#SAConEverest Anri, Rory and Deven - our guide. Konde peak in the background

#SAConEverest On our acclimatization day in Namche with with cold winds coming off the snow covered peaks around us.

Ross enjoying a great Cappucino after a hard day's walk to Namche. Both groups together this evening!

#SAConEverest What an intimidating, inspiring and stunning view. "Even the rocks will cry out..."

#SAConEverest great views this morning!

Views of the mountain! #SAConEverest - picture taken by Gustav Bouwer

Group 2 pauses for a photo! #saconeverest

Our snow frog. #saconeverest

Awesome views out here! #saconeverest

Our first snow! Gustav's prayers have been answered. #saconeverest

Water from the famous Himalayas! #saconeverest

Group 2 arrives in Mong-La #SAConEverest