Photo's from Dick Lust, Carla Beers and Jan Hoek from their trek in Nepal, October/November 1997

Here are photos from the trek that Dick Lust, Carla and Siem Beers, Jan Hoek and friends took in the Khumbu region of Nepal in October/November 1997. To see each one, click on the title in the first column below, then return to the index using your browser's "Back" button.

TITLE (to click on)File nameDate
Ceremonial body burning on the main river in Kathmandu. Photograph by Dick Lust.body Oct/Nov 1997
Valley with millet fields. Photograph by Dick Lust.greenval Oct/Nov 1997
Junbesi, half way between Jiri and Lukla. Photograph by Dick Lust.junbesi Oct/Nov 1997
Moving down to Lukla from Zadare Dandra around 4000 m after heavy snow flurries. Photograph by Dick Lust.snowpath Oct/Nov 1997
Moving down to Lukla from Zadare Dandra around 4000 m after heavy snow flurries. Photographs by Dick Lust (top left and bottom) and Carla Beers (top right).snowdown Oct/Nov 1997
Dancing boy at party. Photograph by Dick Lust.dansboy Oct/Nov 1997
Mount Everest (top left) with few clouds and Lotze (top right). Photograph by Dick Lust.everest2 Oct/Nov 1997
Climber with high altitude sickness at 6000 m altitude on Island Peak. He made it back safely with the help of one of the sherpa guides. Photograph by Dick Lust.hasick Oct/Nov 1997
Island Peak, top at 6200 m, glaciers at 6000 m. Photograph by Dick Lust.iwall Oct/Nov 1997
Kid at a lodge between Namche Bazaar and Dimboche. Photograph by Dick Lust.kidlodge Oct/Nov 1997
Party with dancing porters. Photograph by Dick Oct/Nov 1997
Porters preparing a meal over a camp fire on Zadare Dandra Ridge, 3500 m altitude. Photograph by Jan van den Hoek.campfire Oct/Nov 1997
Shelter for the night for the porters. Due to heavy snow they slept in the dining tent the next night. Photograph by Dick Lust.shelter Oct/Nov 1997
Sherpa women in tea house. Photograph by Dick Lust.woman Oct/Nov 1997