Autumn Mt Everest 2004 in Nepal: No expedition has paid any deposits on
Everest permits for Autumn Everest in Nepal. We were told others reported that
expeditions were planning to attempt Everest from Nepal this autumn, however
we know of none that are confirmed for autumn 2004.
On the Tibet Side of Everest, a Dutch Team will attempt the
mountain. Rumors about others attempting from the North are not confirmed to
The Dutch team is
Werner de Jong (expedition leader)
Marc Streefkerk (climber)
Mark Thijssen (climber)
Boris Krielen (climber)
Sander Arens (climber)
with another climber joining the expedition...
They are currently in KTM, making the way to Tibet when
Few expeditions are successful in Autumn on Everest as compared with the
success in the Spring. See here for a classic Autumn expedition reports:
Autumn Everest 2002
Digital Altimeter, Barometer, Compass and Thermometer. Time/Date/Alarms.
Chronograph with 24 hour working range. Timer with stop, repeat and up
function. Rotating Bezel. Leveling bubble. Carabiner latch. E.L. 3 second
backlight. Water resistant. 4" x 2-1/4" x 3/4" 2 oz. Requires 1 CR2032
See more here.