High Adventure with a Higher Purpose

High Adventure with a Higher Purpose

The First All Women’s Trek Through Humla. Nor Cal nurse’s non-profit promotes maternal health in remote region of Nepal By Sarah Ferris, Founder of the Bodhi Tree Foundation Photos by Donna Reid, A Day in Your Life: Photography Dr. Else Uglum, Pediatrician, on top of Sankha La(14,700 feet), highest point on our trek. Arriving in Kathmandu, amongst the hordes of tourists, climbers, and locals, you start to wonder how many of these people are going to be on the trail with you. If you are headed to the Khumbu or Annapurna regions you would probably see many of them again. But in Humla, the most remote and northerly region of Nepal, this is not the case. In fact, you may not see another tourist at all. The stimulus overload of Kathmandu is quickly forgotten as you board a plane to Nepalgunj, the first leg of an indirect journey to the...
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