by site editor Rick McCharles
As I’ve done most of the easily accessible major hikes in Nepal next time I’m planning on Makalu. Cost most likely between $3000 – $4000. I’m hoping to do it for less with one Guide and carrying my own pack.
Sathya did it independently in 2012.
Mountain IQ has a good overview.
Though not visited by many hikers each year, there are some tea houses available now.
Click PLAY or get a glimpse on YouTube. Two feet of snow on day 8 en route to Base Camp.