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El Monte Everest es conocido por muchos por ser el punto más alto de la tierra. Con sus 8848 metros de altura, se convirtió en el sueño de muchos escaladores y en la pesadilla de otros. 330 more words


News: Nobody Will Summit Everest This Year

Breaking News: Nobukazu Kuriki Will Attempt To Summit Everest One More Time

After Japanese Alpinist Nobukazu Kuriki turned away from attempting the summit of Everest due to deep snow conditions on Saturday, this year will become the first in 41 years where no soul has stood on Everest’s summit… 226 more words


Nepal to declare Everest off limits to inexperienced climbers

…and all I can say is ‘it’s about time.

Permits to climb Everest will only be given to those who can prove they have already scaled mountains that are higher than 6,500 metres, officials said.

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NEPAL - Getting Out Chapter 2


On 23 of April Angeline Davies and the group she was with reached the Everest Base Camp and celebrated their achievement. The Base Camp is at 5,364 meters; getting that far is not a walk in the park. 2,120 more words


The Blind Adventurer

On May 25, 2001, Erik Weihenmayer became the only blind person to reach the summit of Mt. Everest. In 2008 he climbed Carstensz Pyramid on the island of Papua New Guinea, completing the Seven Summits, the highest point on every continent. 25 more words