Search Results for Tag: Gurkha Everest expedition
The spell is broken. For the first time this spring, climbers have scaled the summit of Mount Everest also from the Nepalese south side of the mountain. An employee of the Ministry of Tourism informed from the Base Camp that today 14 climbers reached the highest point on 8,850 meters. The route is now secured up to the summit with fixed ropes. According to consistent reports three members of an expedition of the British Gurkha military brigade were among the successful climbers.
Date15. May 2017 | 10:47
TagsEverest south side, fixed ropes, Gurkha Everest expedition, Mount Everest, Sherpas, Summit successes