Due to heavy snowfall, four hotels in Annapurna Base Camp are totally damaged. ACAP Check post in Chhomrung is not letting trekkers to go onward but if trekkers insist on going by themselves, check post is allowing trekkers to sign a letter stated thus: “We are trekking at our own risk”.
Hotels of Machhapuchre Base Camp are safe but there are no people around. Also, two hotels of Deurali are damaged. only one hotel at Dovan and Bamboo each is opened. On the way to MBC from Deurali, there are still chances of avalanches.
We would like to alert all about the high risk involved therein for trekkers. Further, if the weather remains clear, ABC will be opened in 10-15 days.
*Note: About the weather of Annapurna
1. Mardi Himal Trek which was also closed due to heavy snowfall has been opened for trekking since the past one week.
2. According to the ACAP check post, it began operation from today through the routes of Manang-Tilicho, Manang-Narphu, Pisang, Manang-Thorong pass are still put on high alert. Yesterday, 16 trekkers had difficulty crossing the Thorong pass.
We will update new updates as soon as we get further information.