The Everest Podcast – Episode 11: “Mischief in the World’s Highest Monastery”

Join Erick as he broadcasts "live" from his trek to Advanced Base Camp 3 of Mount Everest. This video is built around an audio podcast Erick recorded each day along his journey from Kathmandu, Nepal, through Tibet, and then along the Mount Everest North Col, as he ascended the mountain's North Face. The photos you see were taken by Erick during the trek. In this episode: Erick arrives at Rongphu, home to the highest monastery in the world, as well as the last permanent shelter before Erick beings the actual Everest trek tomorrow. While visiting the Rongphu Monastery, Erick pegs a monk in the back of the head with a piece of bread, and has his shoes stolen by another monk