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Hiking up the Lateral Moraine of Rongbuk Glacier  Everest has been climbed by a handful of approaches but the two most popular are the South Col (Nepal) and North Col (Tibet) routes. The North Col route was off limits to foreigners between 1950 and 1980 but has become increasingly popular for climbers since it was reopened in 1980 due in part due to the lower cost of obtaining a climbing permit.

Hiking up the Lateral Moraine of Rongbuk Glacier

Everest.  Buddhists believe a goddess lives in the mountain and she decides who summits, who doesn't, who makes it down safely, and who doesn't.  She doesn't take kindly to big egos or those who try to "conquer" her. Humble respect always.

Everest - Buddhists believe a goddess lives in the mountain and she decides who summits, who doesn't, who makes it down safely, and who doesn't. She doesn't take kindly to big egos or those who try to "conquer" her. Humble respect always.

#Everest  I think this picture should be renamed Caradhras.  how I would love to see this in person

I have been to Nepal.and flown over this, but I want to go back. Vertical panorama of Lhotse Wall on the Nepal side. From bottom of the picture, ca to top of the peak, 8 so the panorama cover about

Trekking Nepal: Mount Everest Base Camp Trek (Not to be confused with actually climbing Mount Everest, which would = me dead in 5 minutes)

Trekking Nepal: Mount Everest Base Camp Trek (Not to be confused with actually climbing Mount Everest. One day I want to do the Everest Base Camp Trek!

Mount Everest, Nepal.alas i can never go there .My own fault,30 years of smoking put paid to that.But i can still dream!!

It would be an fantastic adventure to hike to the first basecamp of the highest mountain on earth and see the Mount Everest summit.

Leisure: In my future I want to climb mount everest. It has always been a dream of mine that I would like to achieve.

Here's an unusual picture of a rock cairn - unusual in the sense that Mount Everest is in the background! Now that I think of it, MAYBE the custom of stacking rocks in this very Zen fashion originated in Nepal.

This picture helps show the setup of the camps, and it helps knowing this while reading the book, so I can visualize them climbing camp to camp.

Educational infographic & Data The allure of climbing Mount Everest. Image Description The allure of climbing Mount Everest.

Mount Everest, Nepal. Do not want to venture up this however the site of it is amazing, cannot wait to go

One day, I will trek Mount Everest!

Mount Everest - Nepal..i would love to go to base camp but there is no way i would be climbing this moma!!

The Mount Everest is an amazing mountain where a lot of tourist visit in vacations.

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