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Lhotse Photo Gallery - Renjo La, Gokyo, Gokyo Ri, Scoundrel's View, and Knobby View

I trekked to Gokyo in 2000 and 2008.

To Gokyo 1-0 Google Earth Image Of Everest Nepal Area The trek to the Gokyo Lakes has it all - beautiful alpine lakes, spectacular mountain views and Nepalís largest glacier, the Ngozumpa. The trek can be continued to the foot of Cho Oyu and Gyachung Kang peaks. Here is a view of Gokyo Valley and Khumbu area from Google Earth, showing the main places I visited.

To Gokyo 1-0 Google Earth Image Of Everest Nepal Area

Renjo La 1 Jerome Ryan, Chandraman, Dumbar, Climbing Sherpa Palden, Guide Gyan Tamang, Pasang Here is my crew on the Renjo La (5345m). In front is Jerome Ryan, cook Chandraman (his second time with me), porter Dumbar. In back is climbing Sherpa Palden (his third time with me), guide Gyan Tamang (his seventh time with me), and porter Pasang.

Renjo La 1 Jerome Ryan, Chandraman, Dumbar, Climbing Sherpa Palden, Guide Gyan Tamang, Pasang

Renjo La 4-1 Gokyo, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, Taweche From Renjo La (5345m) there is an excellent view to the east including Gokyo Ri on the far left, Gokyo and the Nguzumpa Glacier, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Cholatse and Taweche. To the left of Everest is Changtse and poking its head above the ridge is Pumori. The v-shape break in the ridge below Lhotse is the Cho La.

Renjo La 4-1 Gokyo, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, Taweche

Renjo La 4-2 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse From Renjo La Everest North and Southwest Faces, Nuptse, the Lhotse West Face, and Lhotse Shar from Renjo La.

Renjo La 4-2 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse From Renjo La

Renjo La 4-5 Nuptse, Lhotse West Face, Lhotse Shar Close Up From Renjo La Nuptse South Face, Lhotse West Face, And Lhotse Shar From Renjo La.

Renjo La 4-5 Nuptse, Lhotse West Face, Lhotse Shar Close Up From Renjo La

Gokyo Ri 04-1 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, Tawache From Gokyo Ri Before Sunset The view from Gokyo Ri to the east in the late afternoon was excellent, including Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse and Taweche. The Nguzumpa Glacier is in shadow below.

Gokyo Ri 04-1 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, Tawache From Gokyo Ri Before Sunset

Gokyo Ri 04-2 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse From Gokyo Ri Before Sunset Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse close view from Gokyo Ri in the late afternoon.

Gokyo Ri 04-2 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse From Gokyo Ri Before Sunset

Gokyo Ri 04-4 Nuptse and Lhotse Close Up From Gokyo Ri Before Sunset Nuptse and Lhotse close up from Gokyo Ri in the late afternoon.

Gokyo Ri 04-4 Nuptse and Lhotse Close Up From Gokyo Ri Before Sunset

Gokyo Ri 05-0 Everest, Nuptse And Lhotse From Gokyo Ri At Sunset The views of Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse were spectacular from Gokyo Ri at sunset.

Gokyo Ri 05-0 Everest, Nuptse And Lhotse From Gokyo Ri At Sunset

Gokyo Ri 06-1 Nuptse and Lhotse Close Up From Gokyo Ri Just Before Sunset Nuptse and Lhotse change from white to yellow as sunset approaches from Gokyo Ri.

Gokyo Ri 06-1 Nuptse and Lhotse Close Up From Gokyo Ri Just Before Sunset

Gokyo Ri 06-2 Nuptse and Lhotse Close Up From Gokyo Ri At Sunset Nuptse and Lhotse change from white to yellow to red in the last rays of the sun from Gokyo Ri.

Gokyo Ri 06-2 Nuptse and Lhotse Close Up From Gokyo Ri At Sunset

Gokyo Ri 06-3 Lhotse and Lhotse Shar Close Up From Gokyo Ri At Sunset Lhotse and Lhotse Shar burn red in the last rays of the sun from Gokyo Ri.

Gokyo Ri 06-3 Lhotse and Lhotse Shar Close Up From Gokyo Ri At Sunset

Gokyo Ri 08-1 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, Tawache From Gokyo Ri Sunset Ends The last rays of the sun highlight Mount Everest and Lhotse, while a warm glow surrounds Nuptse, Makalu, Cholatse, and Taweche. The Nguzumpa Glacier is in shadow below.

Gokyo Ri 08-1 Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, Tawache From Gokyo Ri Sunset Ends

Gokyo 5 Scoundrels View 7 Guide Gyan Tamang With Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse Behind My guide Gyan Tamang poses at Scoundrelís View with Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse behind.

Gokyo 5 Scoundrels View 7 Guide Gyan Tamang With Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse Behind

Gokyo 5 Scoundrels View 8-1 Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse The view of Mount Everest from Scoundrel's View is excellent of the north and southwest faces, the South Col, Lhotse and Nuptse.

Gokyo 5 Scoundrels View 8-1 Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse

Gokyo 5 Scoundrels View 8-3 Lhotse, Nuptse Close Up Lhotse west face close up and Nuptse from Scoundrel's View.

Gokyo 5 Scoundrels View 8-3 Lhotse, Nuptse Close Up

Gokyo 6 Knobby View 6 South Col, Geneva Spur, Lhotse West Face, Nuptse Close Up The view of the Lhotse West Face, South Col, and the Geneva Spur from Knobby View north of Gokyo are the best in the Khumbu for a trekker.

Gokyo 6 Knobby View 6 South Col, Geneva Spur, Lhotse West Face, Nuptse Close Up