Category Archives: Random Adventures

EKP to become EMS contributor!

It’s been a great week for EKP. On Wednesday we learned that starting next week, Eastern Mountain Sports will begin picking up EKP content for the gear company’s online outdoors blog! We hope to be featured 2-4 times a month … Continue reading

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Shameless self-promotion for Bollywood Festival!

Today, we’re cross-promoting a different kind of adventure! The second annual New England Bollywood Film Festival takes place tomorrow, Saturday, May 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Wilton Town Hall Theatre, in Wilton, N.H. Dan and Meena have … Continue reading

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That Sherpa just jumped off Mount Everest, or how to learn to love BANFF despite the lines

Right. So. These two Sherpas climbed to the top of Mount Everest, assembled a paraglider AT THE SUMMIT, then jumped off, flying 25 miles to Namche Bazaar in 45 minutes. That’s about 30,000 feet to about 10,000. Of the seven … Continue reading

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Monday round-up: trots, turkeys and canoes

An unusually warm Buffalo was the site our Thanksgiving celebrations this year. Besides the great family time with Dan’s side of the family, we ran in Buffalo’s Turkey Trot, managed to avoid getting pepper sprayed on Black Friday and saw … Continue reading

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The new era of EKP begins with a dedication

The new era of EKP begins today with a dedication to Meena that’s been on the back burner for quite some time, but since her birthday was just last week, Dan finally finished the project. After celebrating the success of … Continue reading

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World’s highest webcam set up on Kala Patthar

Our view from Kala Some news we found interesting was that a German company in conjunction with the National Research Council has set up an Everest Web Cam from atop Kala Patthar, the mountain we climbed last year. On a … Continue reading

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Two roads contest!

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both… Welcome to fall! We came upon this wonderful cross-roads last week. Guess where it is and win a White Mountain related prize! On Friday morning, we’ll … Continue reading

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