Sacred Mountain Amnye Machen

Journey along the rushing Halong River, ford the river on horseback, trek to the imposing Amnye Machen mountain, and travel up to the Tamchok Gongkar… Read more →


Mt. Nyenpo Yurtse Trek

Want to do something really wild? Really off the beaten path? Trek along through the mountainous range of Nyenbo Yurtse and its chain of shark-like… Read more →


Sho’La, The pass of Two Faces

Mountain passes have long held me, not only for their ‘gateway’ rolls within the Himalayas, but for their having been witness to so much movement… Read more →


Nyenqentanglha Mountains, The Silent Guardian

Mountains within mountains seems to sum up the often-overlooked Nyenqen-Tanglha Mountains that lie nestled parallel and slightly north of the Great Himalayan Range within the… Read more →


Genyen Mountain Trek

Our favorite trip is the Genyen Mountain Trek. The Genyen area is isolated, not many people go there. During the trek we meet many different… Read more →


Beautiful Yunnan Meili

Our favorite trip is called Beautiful Yunnan Meili. During the trip you meet and stay with five different minorities including Naxi, Bai and Tibetan communities… Read more →


Three sacred mountains

My favorite trek is the outer kora (circuit) of Mt. Risum Gompo with the sacred mountains of Chenrezig, Jambeyang and Chana Dorje. There is an… Read more →


Chomolangma (Mt. Everest) National Park

Another easy choice: Chomolangma (Mt. Everest) National Park! With 5 of the world’s fourteen 8000-meter peaks (Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu and Shishapangma) within it’s… Read more →


Mount Kailash

Far and away, this is Mount Kailash. Rising like a crystal dome above the surrounding hills, Kailash is a magnificent sight; it’s easy to see… Read more →


The holy mountain Khawa Karpo

There are so many great treks, but my favorite also happens to be one of the toughest I’ve done, the pilgrimage circuit around the holy mountain… Read more →