Image: Michele Korfhage Granite Gear donates piles of backpacks for the Vertical Nepal expedition!
Through trifc.org, these backpacks will be filled with essential supplies and donated to Nepali children with disabilities during the Vertical Nepal expedition.
The expedition is preparing their departure to Nepal on October 3rd, just a few weeks away! Image: Robert Rose (Trifc) In preparation for the journey, the Vertical Nepal team has begun organizing it's non-profit wor
OVERVIEW Nepal has long been a land of mystery to the West. Virtually inaccessible to foreigners for many years, this small, landlocked country now is a playground for climbers and trekkers of many nations. The Himalayas dominate the landscape of most of the nation, living up to its Sanskrit meaning "abode of the snow.” The Himalayan mountain range includes 9 of the 10 tallest mountains on earth. Mt. Everest is the most well-known goal, and thousands have reached its summit –