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  Mt. Everest 2004: Mountain Madness Expedition 2004 Dispatch one


Day 1: This is Sarah Henley, Everest Base Camp Manager, from Kathmandu. Today, March 27th, is the start of the Mountain Madness spring 2004 Everest Base Camp Trek and Everest Climb. Most of the climbers arrived tonight and the trekkers arrive tomorrow. Everyone is excited and anxious to begin the trip up to Everest but they are currently more concerned with catching up on lost sleep, from the long flight. Kathmandu is one of the great cities of the world and we plan to visit some of the sites in the next couple days and experience the fascinating culture of Nepal.

Dispatches

 
Millet One Sport Everest Boot  has made some minor changes by adding more Kevlar. USES Expeditions / High altitude / Mountaineering in extremely cold conditions / Isothermal to -75°F Gore-Tex® Top dry / Evazote Reinforcements with aramid threads. Avg. Weight: 5 lbs 13 oz Sizes: 5 - 14 DESCRIPTION Boot with semi-rigid shell and built-in Gore-Tex® gaiter reinforced by aramid threads, and removable inner slipper Automatic crampon attachment Non-compressive fastening Double zip, so easier to put on Microcellular midsole to increase insulation Removable inner slipper in aluminized alveolate Fiberglass and carbon footbed Cordura + Evazote upper Elasticated collar.

Expedition footwear for mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold.  NOTE US SIZES LISTED. See more here.







 

 

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