Leave no trace
I'm moving some part of the ""leave no trace" section to the Nepal Trekking article since it applies to almost all the treks.
Do the Maoists still demand money with menaces from hikers? When I was there (2005) we had to pay a daily bribe to the Maoists. One anti-communist Pole refused, and was severely beaten. 02:23, 13 May 2011 (EDT)02:23, 13 May 2011 (EDT)~~