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Nepal

Nepal
May 1, 2015

Mountain Spirits Relief Efforts

Namaste, In response to the earthquake disaster in Nepal we have a few different relief efforts happening: 1.  Mountain Spirits Relief Fund (click this link for more information) 2.  Mountain Spirits Clothing Drive (Click above link for donation guidelines and Wood River Valley drop off location). Contact us directly for shipping information. If you would like more detailed information regarding our current efforts, please email us to subscribe to our newsletter. Thanks! Kim and Pete
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Nepal
April 26, 2015

Disaster in Nepal

What We Know On April 25, 2015 there was a devastating, magnitude 7.9 earthquake in Nepal with its epicenter 43 miles northwest of Kathmandu. Reports are flooding in with staggering statistics on the number of people who have died or are injured. Kathmandu was hit hard, many UNESCO World Heritage sites that survived the massive earthquake of 1934 have crumbled.  Flights are disrupted and power and communication sparse. Remote villages have not been reached and…
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Nepal
June 23, 2014

Everest Base Camp 2014

We were lucky to make it to Everest Base Camp a week before the massive tragedy.  Our journey to EBC was simply amazing and we were very proud to take kids up there for the first time:  14, 11 and 8 years old. Amazing!  Our hearts go out to all of those involved in the tragic avalanche. As you can see in this photo of the Khumbu Ice Fall, there is a LOT of danger…
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