Travelogue of children making it into the Everest region. Written by Yuwei Liew and originally published in Nepali Times One question that we get asked quite often is, “is it hard to trek the Everest Base Camp?” Not to give you a roundabout answer, but we will start by saying this; the trek is not a walk in the park for sure. This, however, should not be discouraging at all for a few key reasons.