Body of missing US skier Hilaree Nelson found
A team of Sherpas was mobilized to search for her after she went missing . The team has reported that they had found the body and a helicopter was sent. She will be brought to Kathmandu via Samagaon in Gorkha by helicopter, DSP of Gorkha Lilaraj Lamichhane stated to media.
On Thursday, Nelson wrote on Instagram of the challenging conditions she and Morrison were facing on Manaslu, with heavy rain and humidity making the climbing difficult.
“I haven’t felt as sure-footed on Manaslu as I have on past adventures into the thin atmosphere of the high Himalaya,” she wrote. “These past weeks have tested my resilience in new ways.”