Risk behind Everest Base Camp Trek with solution

Everest trek itself risky because of high elevation and other factors. All risk comes with a solution. Trekking Everest region starts at 2800 meters high and it already high for trekkers. You do not have to worries that much if you are following this instruction carefully.

1. Altitude Sickness:

2. Unpredictable Weather

3. possibilities of risks of injuries, ankle sprain, bruises or minor cuts.

4. Carelessness may result in death and serious injuries.

5. Lukla Flight

Unpredictable Weather:

Weather condition of this trekking route is very unpredictable. Weather of Lukla and rest of the route changes very fast. Amazing view of mountains can be covered by cloud within a minutes. Sometimes weather gets clear within a minutes and doesn’t make us disappointed. Rain and snow are also unpredictable, sometimes heavy snow can disturb us. As this trek lies above 3500 M wind is also another problem creating a factor for Trekkers.


possibilities of risks of injuries, ankle sprain, bruises or minor cuts:

Although Everest Base Camp Trek is a famous and well-developed trek, the possibility of risk of injuries is bit high. Trekkers can face different problems like an ankle sprain, bruises, dehydration, minor cuts. Trekkers sometimes may face a health problem like diarrhea, headache, illness, fever and so on.


Carelessness may result in death and serious injuries:

Even though this is not so risky factor but sometimes our negligence can result in a serious problem. Some people take a selfie in dangerous places, pose on risky places, don’t follow guide instruction, walking on edge of the track are some careless factor that might create a serious problem and even death of travelers.


Altitude Sickness:

Altitude sickness is the serious and main problem while doing Everest base camp trek. Do you know what is altitude sickness? Yes, Great. When doing trekking above 4000 M, you may feel uneasy, Headache, vomiting, and difficulty in breathing are the major symptoms of altitude sickness. AMS can disappoint you as you may not reach your destination.



Solution to overcome the above-mentioned problems.

1. First of all, choose the best trekking agency of Nepal for your trip as they provide you experienced and best guide.

2. Listen to the pre-trip briefing provided by the company carefully.

3. Listen to your guide briefing carefully every day.

4. Be careful while taking pictures, take pictures but don’t put your life at risk while taking a picture.

5. Take help of Guide in case of any difficulties and uneasiness.

6. Be cooperative with Guide as your guide need to know you well.

7. Sometimes due to bad weather, you may need to rest in the mountain for some more extra days so you need to be prepared for that as well.

8. Keep extra expenses and research about the route before your booking.