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In Search of Hillary's last camp that made it all possible!

Paul F. Giorgio, who reached the Summit of Everest last year on May 24th as a member of the Jagged Globe Expedition, returns to Everest this Spring with a full plate of plans.

Paul hopes to find the secrets of the high camp that Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay used when they reached the summit of Everest on May 29, 1953. The expedition hopes to find artifacts from the Hillary/ Tenzing's high camp that made their summit of Everest possible. The tent is expected to be just tatters now, but cooking equipment and other articles would be expected to remain in good condition. Paul also hopes to find the spent oxygen containers used by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay ! Paul has hired a number of Sherpa climbers to assist in this expedition. The Sherpa climbers will help take the measurements on the Summit as well as help excavate the high camp. 

Andrew Lock, who has reached the summits of several 8000 meter peaks, including Everest and K2, is on the way to Everest to join Paul. Andrew, initially was planning to go to Kangchenjunga this spring, but when Paul asked him to join this interesting expedition, he changed his plans at the last minute.

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