Gokyo Ri

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 15 trip reports for Gokyo Ri.

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  • Log #13433 - by Christine Theodorovics on June 24, 2004
    Started early in the morning. Great view to Gokyo Lake, Everest and ChoYu. Was my first summit in Nepal. I did not suffer from high altitude sickness too much and could enjoy the great feeling of...
  • Log #13434 - by vivek shah on July 15, 2003
    Great views of the great mountains!!!
  • Log #13435 - by Armando Corvini on June 12, 2003
    I lead a Trekking Group to one of the most beautiful places in Nepal. The Gokyo Lakes Trek. I summited Gokyo Peak at 5.45am. Very cold, But the view of Everest was amazing and great from there.
  • Log #13436 - by Peter Pollhammer on Dec 03, 2002
    Incredible experience with our party of 13, our Sherpa guides and helpers and 9 yaks. Great weather for the entire two week trek.
  • Log #13437 - by Manfred Werkmann on Nov 29, 2002
    It was a wonderful day, sunny with low wind, so I spent 2 hours on the summit. On the top I fixed a rope with prayer flags, I got from a Sherpa, whose friend was sick and he therefore didn't climb up...
  • Log #13438 - by Richard Merrell on Oct 31, 2002
    Summitted at 07:05. Beautiful clear morning with good views of Cho Oyu, Everest, Nuptse & Makalu. Shooting pictures of Everest at this time, was direct into the Sun, so got plenty of flare. Maybe...
  • Log #13439 - by Nick Mew on Oct 18, 2002
    suprisingly good view, as we'd been virtually snowed in by a freak storm but the climb got us above it. Recommend the desserts at the Gokyo Resort after though - nothing better than a deep fried mars...
  • Log #13440 - by Anders Joergensen on July 15, 2002
    Fairly straight forward if you are well acclimatised. The view to the highest mountains of the world is definately worth the effort.
  • Log #13441 - by Klaus Hessenauer on July 13, 2002
    A deep impressing view to Chomolungma, Sagarmatha better known as Mt. Everest! Lothse, Cho Oyu, Makalu and so many impressing Mountains. We will do it again next year!
  • Log #13442 - by Ben Bonnaerens on Jan 21, 2002
    Left Gokyo around 6.30 am and reached the summit at 8.15 after a steady,uninterrupted climb. I don't have to waste much words on it, the scenery from the top is the most beautiful I have seen till...
  • Log #13443 - by Horst Vandermeer on Jan 15, 2002
    In 1985 I started very early in the morning after a night in which the gokyo didi's performed a "lata" tourist cabaret.Great vieuws on the top.Off course Everest cs.But most impressive to...
  • Log #13444 - by Jaymie Hanlon on Jan 14, 2002
    " The only place in the world where I heard absolute silence"
  • Log #13445 - by Mark Allen on May 20, 2001
    One of the best places to get an awesome view of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyu
  • Log #13446 - by Peter gustafsson on Mar 29, 2000
    This is a good place to get a wiev of Khumbu himals major peaks. No technical skills needed.
  • Log #13447 - by Peter Leth on Jan 30, 2000
    An awesome way to finish your trek! No technical skill required, just good physical conditining. Excellent views of the high Himalaya, including Mt. Everest.