These headlamps, Sher realized, belonged to a team of Sherpa descending to base camp.
Graduating from college was like getting to base camp in the Mount Everest–like climb in life.
When author Jon Krakauer wrote about a woman having raucous sex in base camp, many speculated it was Hill.
A couple of weeks earlier, an equally surprising, if less sensational, story emerged from the mountain, this time from base camp.
The teams had been snowed in at the Novo base camp for several days and the whole expedition was in doubt at one stage.
The photograph of the base camp shows a mountainous ridge stretching across much of the background.
One way and another a doctor in a base camp has a busy time of it.
During the remainder of the month the British prepared a base camp a few miles up the river.
On November 24, Scrivenor went back to the base camp, as he had toothache.
In the temptations at the base camp, he would perhaps appear to be utterly irreligious and profane.