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Tengboche - 2

This view must have been photographed so many times, but how fantastic is it?

Sunset on Everest (left) and Nuptse (right), photographed from Tengboche.

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Climb Ev'ry Mountain

Nepal is the spinal cord of the world with 1,913 mountain peaks towering greater than 18,000 feet.

Of that huge number, 14 are the highest places on earth within this relatively small country.  492 more words

Goodbye, Ueli.

“Swiss climber Ueli Steck has died.” The voice from NPR echoed through my car on an otherwise bright April day, and I felt my heart break inside my chest. 442 more words

Ueli Steck Dies on Nuptse at Age 40

Ueli Steck, one of the most revered mountaineers of his time, died on 30, April 2017 while on a Himalayan expedition on Mount Nuptse. He was 40 years old. 942 more words

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