Kev Reynolds's Abode of the Gods: Tales of Trekking in Nepal PDF

By Kev Reynolds

ISBN-10: 1852847719

ISBN-13: 9781852847715

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 traditional mountains. Stretching via 5 international locations and dwarfing all others, they've got captured the imaginations of travelers and mountain enthusiasts 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 middle of the mountains, and stay - 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 can be Kev Reynolds' number of 8 such discoveries alongside well known trails and into lands formerly locked away. dropped at existence in brilliant kind, Reynolds conjures up the odor of aromatic rhododendron jungles and traveling prior terraced fields, hillside villages and historic temples. Then exploring into hidden valleys past the achieve of civilization, and directly to towering, ice-locked peaks that scratch the sky.
All proceeds from revenues of this publication could be donated to the Nepal Earthquake Appeal.

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