Island Peak including Everest Base Camp
23 Apr - 9 May 2013 - by Andrew Wirkus (view roster page)
Last spring I've joined group of climbers on their expedition to Island Peak in Everest region. To give ourselves better chance to acclimate before climbing IP, we trekked to Everest Base Camp first.
- Peaks: Island Peak, Everest Base Camp, Avi Peak
(sorted/filed as Island, Everestbasecamp, Avi)
- Place: Nepal / India
- Trailhead: Lukla
- Participants: Polish Alpine Club
- Difficulty: class 3, ice axe, crampons, glaciers, helmet, rope used, snow travel
During the trip, I was collecting oxygen saturation (SpO2) and hart beat rate for myself and expedition leader. Below I present the data.
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