Dec 31, 2023: Ram Gurung, the Ward President of Machhapuchhre Rural Municipality-8, has informed us that a Swedish trekker named Mitchell is currently uncontactable for 24 hours while on the Mardi Himal Trek.
Mitchell, aged approximately 22/23 years, was en route from Mardi High Camp to Mardi Base Camp and has not been located since then.
Despite proactive rescue efforts, Gurung mentioned that the whereabouts of the trekker remain unknown. The situation is being closely monitored as concern grows for Mitchell’s safety.
Mardi Himal Trek is a breathtaking journey in the Annapurna region of Nepal. This short and scenic trek offers stunning views of the Annapurna and Machapuchare mountains, taking you through lush forests, charming villages, and serene landscapes. It’s a perfect choice for those seeking a less crowded and relatively easier trekking experience in the Himalayas.