Nepal Earthquakes caused minimal damage to Everest Trails

The earthquake of 25th April and 12th May have been a devastating experience to Nepal, killing over 8900 people, ad triggering a massive avalanche and accompanying air blast hitting upper part of Everest base camp. The government-commissioned of Nepal in their report after earthquakes revealed that most lodges and hiking trails near Mount Everest have suffered minimal damage during two devastating earthquakes in Nepal offering hope to a battered tourism industry. According to the California-based engineering firm Miyamoto International, the majority of accommodation structures and trails near Everest have sustained minimal damage from the April and May earthquakes. The government…

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