Travel warnings and autumn treks
This seems to be a real disaster email so far, however our Fall treks are going ahead, supporting Nepal tourism. Jamie's GHT Wild West is full and the following
GHT Mugu Wild is filling.
Kim heads across Sacred Dolpo to Mustang
again with a full team on the most ambitious long trek route there. She still space on the
Everest High Passes Trek, perhaps the best Khumbu trek itinerary there is, and this will be a chance to support the recovering Everest region with tourist dollars as well.
Currently the travel advice/warnings suggest to defer non-essential travel (and so voiding most insurance) but these will be reviewed and very likely lifted three months after the second quake, so from mid-August onward, and should be updated early September at the latest.
While I am not an earthquake scientist, to me everything points to a settling of the area and so I feel the risk of another major aftershock is very low, here is some of what I base my analysis on.