A Nomadic Family Resting on the way to Hilsa

This is typical of many nomads in Humla. When the weather window opens they take around 100 goats fitted with small pouches and move salt from Tibet into Humla, Nepal and take back rice. The route between Simikot and Hilsa has been used by these people for centuries.

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