Dispatches from the roof of the world
Dispatch #1 April 16, 2012
The Trek In
Our team arrives after days of hiking. The tent city known as Base Camp comes to life twice a year during the spring and fall climbing seasons.
Expedition leader Conrad Anker organizes bags in Base Camp.
Everest Base Camp and the Khumbu Glacier glow beneath a full moon.
To learn more about Cory Richards, read an interview with him here.