April 25, 2013

Lower Dolpo Trek, Nepal

Photograph by Alex Treadway

Trekkers admire the peaks of Lhashama (left) and Kanchauni Lekh in the Dolpo region of Nepal. Ancient Tibetan culture thrives in this remote area in the country's northwest, which is home to the trans-Himalaya Shey Phoksundo National Park, the largest in Nepal.

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