Everest Base Camp Trek
Take on one of the world's most iconic challenges whilst taking us closer to a world without dementia.
Explore colourful Kathmandu and enjoy Nepal's breathtakingly beautiful scenery and fascinating culture whilst taking on this challenge of a lifetime.
Trek through varied terrain and scenery including beautiful valleys, dense forests and across
glacial rivers. En-route you'll enjoy tantalising glimpses of the mighty Everest before we reach our goal of Base Camp. There is
also time built in to trek to the summit of Kalapatar, the famous Everest viewpoint, and wonder at sunrise views of the highest mountain on the planet.
Our 19 day challenge sees us arriving in Katmandu, enjoy a day exploring before flying on to Lukla where we will begin our trek.
The 14 days of trekking takes us via the Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar through beautiful valleys, dense forests and across glacial rivers, enjoying tantalising glimpses of the mighty Everest before we reach our goal of Base Camp.
Download the full trek itinerary.
Being fully prepared for the trek is very important, so take a look at the kit list.
There are two ways of funding your place on this trip. For both options we require a non-refundable registration fee of £399.
Sponsorship option 1
You commit to raising a minimum sponsorship of £4,700 per person. £3,760 of this amount must be sent to the charity ten weeks prior to the trip and out of this we pay the balance of your trip costs. The rest of your fundraising should be sent in within six weeks of your return.
Self-funding option 2
You may prefer to cover all of the trip costs yourself. If you wish to do this we will send you a payment form three months before the trip to collect the balance of the costs of £2,350. This needs to be paid ten weeks prior to the trip date. You also pledge to raise a minimum sponsorship of £2,350 and to aim to get as much as possible in before the trip and within six weeks of your return.
We're here to help you every step of the way with your fundraising! If you have any questions or would like some ideas, please don't hesitate to get in touch by emailing [email protected]
Kick-start your fundraising by setting up a JustGiving page. Any money you raise is transferred to us on a weekly basis, so there's no fuss your end!
Print off a sponsorship form and encourage your friends and family to show their support.