Nepal - Annapurna Sanctuary Photos

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 Start of our walk from Trisulli Bazar

Start of our walk from Trisulli Bazar

 Dhaulagiri at sunrise 

Dhaulagiri at sunrise 

 Dhaulagiri

Dhaulagiri

 Dhaulagiri II

Dhaulagiri II

 Annapurna IV

Annapurna IV

 The sunrise over the eastern hills of NEpal

The sunrise over the eastern hills of NEpal

 A book about Alex Macintyre who died on Annapurna I 

A book about Alex Macintyre who died on Annapurna I 

 En route to Annapurna BC - Siduwa Teahouse 

En route to Annapurna BC - Siduwa Teahouse 

 Typical accommodations along the trail.  No stars but no tent either :-)

Typical accommodations along the trail.  No stars but no tent either :-)

 The all to the Annapurna BC follows a deep gorge with spectacular waterfalls 

The all to the Annapurna BC follows a deep gorge with spectacular waterfalls 

 Hinchuli - the south east flank 

Hinchuli - the south east flank 

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 The last teahouse before the ABC 

The last teahouse before the ABC 

 Annapurna IV 

Annapurna IV 

 Annapurna I in all its splendour - 10,000ft of steep wall 

Annapurna I in all its splendour - 10,000ft of steep wall 

 Looking down the Annapurna Glacier.  The pointy peak on the right is Machapuchare. 

Looking down the Annapurna Glacier.  The pointy peak on the right is Machapuchare. 

 Annapurna BC, the actual climbing BC is at the foot of the mountain - another day walk from here. 

Annapurna BC, the actual climbing BC is at the foot of the mountain - another day walk from here. 

 Annapurna I and the Annapurna Glacier 

Annapurna I and the Annapurna Glacier 

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 The icefall of Annapurna IV and Himalchuli 

The icefall of Annapurna IV and Himalchuli 

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 The Fang 

The Fang 

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 The Heliport at the Annapurna BC 

The Heliport at the Annapurna BC 

 Look what I found! 

Look what I found! 

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 It was great to do this trek with Kumar - we shared so many adventures

It was great to do this trek with Kumar - we shared so many adventures

 Annapurna I 

Annapurna I 

 Machapuchare 

Machapuchare 

 Annapurna I at sunrise 

Annapurna I at sunrise 

 Our ride! 

Our ride! 

 Annapurna IV from the helicopter.  On the far right is the Fang. 

Annapurna IV from the helicopter.  On the far right is the Fang. 

 Himalchuli and the icefall

Himalchuli and the icefall

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 Annapurna I and the Annapurna Glacier from the helicopter. 

Annapurna I and the Annapurna Glacier from the helicopter. 

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 The Roc Noir.  Gangapurna is on the far right.   See the Mesocanto La photos for the photos of these peaks from the other side! 

The Roc Noir.  Gangapurna is on the far right.   See the Mesocanto La photos for the photos of these peaks from the other side! 

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 Annapurna I on the left 

Annapurna I on the left 

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 Gangapurna - the triangular peak at the top of the photo 

Gangapurna - the triangular peak at the top of the photo 

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 Gangapurna 

Gangapurna 

 Annapurna III - the mountains not he horizon are not he border of Nepal and Tibet (China)

Annapurna III - the mountains not he horizon are not he border of Nepal and Tibet (China)

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 The north face of Machapuchare 

The north face of Machapuchare 

 Annapurna II - almost 8,000m high 

Annapurna II - almost 8,000m high 

 Pokhara Airport 

Pokhara Airport 

 Machapuchare from Pokhara 

Machapuchare from Pokhara