Map of Asia.
Hong Kong, our entrance point to China.
Hotel in Chengdu.
A bike shop on the sidewalk
Small village en route to Rilong
In the Wolong Valley
Panda at Wolong (captive)
The Pass into the Rilong Valley
Luxury accommodations In Rilong
Visiting a destroyed monastery near Rilong.
Preparing the yaks
Leaving Rilong on the trail to the mountains.
Nearing the mountains. Siguniang Peak is prominent.
Near base camp.
In base camp.
Negotiating with an obstinate Japanese group to allow climbing in their permit area.
Hiking to the base of Bokra II.
Camp 2 on Bokra II.
In Camp 3, trying to reach base camp in the valley below on the radio.
The climb of Bokra II.
Descent of Bokra II
Back in camp 3.
Back in Base Camp and the immediate area.
Hiking out to Rilong
Celebratory Dinner. At this point I'm proposing a toast to the yaks that carried our gear into the mountains. This was approximately toast #14 of an unknown number.
Back in Hong Kong.
Kim sitting on the baggage in the Hong Kong Airport.
Back home in Los Alamos, NM.