Posts by Topic: Sherpas & Everest

Uprooted in Namche

Nawang Doka Sherpa, who runs the dental clinic in Namche, managed to treat one last patient just before bad luck struck again.

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At the foot of Everest

Peter Hillary was just two miles south of Everest Basecamp when the earthquake struck.

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Business as usual on Everest

One year after the tragedy on Everest, there are more climbers than ever and it's looking like business as usual.

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Big smiles at Namche Dental Clinic

The world's highest dental clinic is taking patients again after a brief winter hiatus.

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Teens Against Trafficking

These 8th graders went on a grand adventure in March: they traveled to Nepal for the 70 mile Everest Base Camp trek, all to benefit STOP Girl Trafficking!

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Need a good cappuccino in Namche?

Nyima Tshering Sherpa can help you. Just step up to the bar at his Café 8848. Like something to read while you sip? No worries, he has a good selection in the Everest Book Store nearby.

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