Just to let you know that Team Drek Trek have made Base Camp (and beyond).  They got up at 3.00 am or thereabouts and at 12.07 reached Kala Pattar.  My understanding is that this is 200 m above Base camp.  I know they will tell us all about their amazing journey as soon as they can get on line.   Jo

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Hello all, I have just received a text asking me to let you know that the Drek Trek team have walked from Thyangboche and have arrived safely in Pangboche.  All are safe and well.   My guess is that they will blog again when the signal is better.   Jo

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