Ascent of Everest Base Camp on 2019-04-12

Climber: Ruud van den Boom

Others in Party:Bas
Date:Friday, April 12, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Helicopter
Peak:Everest Base Camp
    Elevation:17598 ft / 5363 m

Ascent Trip Report

Day Location Dist. Ascent Descent
1 Lukla - Phakding 8.9km 200m 389m
2 Phakding - Namche 12.0km 1025m 270m
3 Namche accl. day 9.1km 544m 544m
4 Namche - Phortse 12.6km 908m 482m
5 Phortse - Pangboche 5.8km 394m 238m
6 Pangboche - Pheriche 6.7km 403m 160m
7 Pheriche accl. day 6.7km 503m 503m
8 Pheriche - Lobuche 8.6km 656m 30m
9 Lobuche accl. day 4.5km 93m 93m
10 Lobuche - EBC 9.4km 427m 103m

11 EBC & Khumbu icefall 2.0km 38m 38m

11 EBC - Gorak Shep 4.9km 108m 174m
12* Gorak Shep - Pheriche 13.4km 85m 1014m
13 Pheriche - Namche 22.5km 664m 1459m

*On the morning of day 12, we hiked up to Kala Pattar:
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:19842 ft / 6047 m
    Total Elevation Loss:17808 ft / 5426 m
    Round-Trip Distance:79 mi / 127.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Guide, Porters, Animal/Pet, Hut Camp, Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:17030 ft / 5190 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 8313 ft / 2533 m; Extra: 8717 ft / 2656m
    Loss on way in:8717 ft / 2656 m
    Distance:53.6 mi / 86.3 km
    Start Trailhead:Lukla  9285 ft / 2830 m
    Time:10 Days 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:9091 ft / 2770 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 6279 ft / 1913 m; Extra: 2812 ft / 857m
    Gain on way out:2812 ft / 857 m
    Distance:25.4 mi / 40.8 km
    End Trailhead:Namche  11319 ft / 3450 m
    Time:3 Days 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Ruud van den Boom
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