8000 Meters Facts
USANA Everest expedition 2004
the latest News on this expedition see here
After two years of preparation and hard work, Claude St-Hilaire, Mario
Dutil and Maxime Jean, three Alpinists from Quebec (Canada) and Gabriel
Lemieux, base camp manager, will join the numerous teams en route to Everest's
summit. On Marsh 25, they will leave for Katmandu with the company of 14
trekkers and two experienced guides,
The team is hoping to reach the top of the world during the first week of
May. Serviced by Montain Hike, They will reach the base camp April 6.
Much more soon!
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
Expedition footwear for
mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold. NOTE US
SIZES LISTED. See more here.