March 22 – Valery and Victor departed from Katmandu to Beni, where they spent one night.
On the next day, March 23, they moved to Lete by Jeep.
March 24 – Valery, Victor and 30 porters will start their way to Annapurna Base Camp (West face). It will take them 4 days and won’t be easy especially for porters.
Valery and Victor bought 400 m of rope which they want to fix for porters in order to get over the pass.
They expect a lot of snow on the pass at this time of the year.