15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Himalayan mountains and its stunning view
This is the Mt. Everest Memorial site in an area known as Chukla Lare, Khumbu Region. The memorials enroute to Everest base camp and can be found after leaving Lobuche and heading to Gorak Shep. There are tens of memorials besides that dedicated to people that lose their lives in everest. Take a break here and wander through the memorials, reading them and appreciating the inspiring climbs and losses that have occurred in this region.
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||Oct. 14, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
||Canon EOS 70D