A day on a Dolpo trek

With thanks to Explore Dolpo & the team for organising such a great trek!

Morning view from the tent
Morning view from the tent
Early morning frost on the tents
Early morning frost on the tents
Packing up & balancing the mule loads
Packing up & balancing the mule loads

 

All wrapped up before the sun reaches the valley floor
All wrapped up before the sun reaches the valley floor

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Lunch stop overlooking Phoksundo lake
Lunch stop overlooking Phoksundo lake
Crossing a Dolpo river
Crossing a Dolpo river

 

Mani stones mark the edge of a village
Mani stones mark the edge of a village
Putting up the tents
Putting up the tents
In camp
In camp
Keeping warm by the dung fire
Keeping warm by the dung fire
Final night celebration cake, cooked on a gas burner & iced with ingenuity
Final night celebration cake, cooked on a gas burner & iced with ingenuity
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Himalayan sunset at the end of another fantastic day.

Images (c) Dominic Habron

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