On 26th July 2014,
All together 19 climbers reached at the top of K2 Summit. First Nepali Women to summit K2 achieved new record. 3 women from Nepal Dawa Yangzum Sherpa, Maya Sherpa and Pasang Lhamu Sherpa reached at the summit on 26th July 2014 and achieved new record too.Along with them Mr. Adrian Michael Hayes from UK,Mr Al Hancock from Canada,Mrs Christ Burke from New Zealand, Mr. Ferran Latorre Torres from Spain and Miss Lou Jing from China Summited K2.
On 27th July 2014, 3 American Climber along with their 3 Sherpas also summited K2.
On 26th July 2014 following climber summited K2:
1. Mr. Adolphus Gordon Hancock - Canadian
2. Mr. Adrian Michael Hayes - UK
3. Mr. Fernando Latorre Torres - Spanish
4. Miss. Christiana Patricia Burke - New Zealand
5. Miss. Jing Luo - Chinese
6. Mrs. Maya Sherpa - Patle 5, Okhaldunga, Nepal
7. Mrs. Dawa Yangzum Sherpa - Dolakha, Nepal
8. Mrs. Pasang Lhamu Sherpa - Solukhumbu, Nepal
9. Mr. Lakpa Sherpa - Makalu 9, Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
10. Mr. Chhiring Sherpa - Sesuwakhola 9, Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
11. Mr. Mingma Gyabu Sherpa - Taplejung, Nepal
12. Mr. Chhiji Nurbu Sherpa - Makalu 9, Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
13. Mr. Mingma Dorchi Sherpa - Makalu 5 , Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
14. Mr. Ngima Dorchi Sherpa - Makalu 9 , Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
15. Mr. Pemba Sherpa - Makalu 4 , Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
16. Mr. Lakpa Sherpa - Tamkhu 9 , Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
17. Mr. Ngatasi Sherpa - Yaphu 9 , Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
18. Mr. Lakpa Temba Sherpa - Makalu 9 , Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
19. 1 Pakistani climber
On 27th July 2014 following climbers reached at the top of K2 Summit:
1. Mr. Alan Arnette - USA
2. Mr. Mathew Dupuy - USA
3. Mr. Garrett Madison - USA
4. Mr. Kami Rita Sherpa - Thame, Solukhumbu, Nepal
5. Mr. Fur Kancha Sherpa - Thame, Solukhumbu, Nepal
6. Mr. Ang Chhiring Sherpa - Pangbotse, Nepal
Updated : 30 July 2014
Seven Summit Treks is established under Company Act 2053 and Tourism Act 2035 (Registration No: 68492/066/067. Pan No: 304311183). The company is licensed by Tax Department of Nepal as a taxpayer, and also by Central Bank of Nepal as foreign currency acceptable company from foreigners and members of national and international tourism umbrella organisations.
Our guides, Sherpas and team leaders have years and years of experience in mountaineering, and understand the whims of Himalayas, as much as it’s humanly possible. Over the years, they have been trained to coordinate in a hostile terrain and take immediate actions. Read More..
In general Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November) are two best seasons for both climbing and trekking in Nepal.
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Yes, medical & high altitude rescue insurances are required while climbing. Read More..
Yes, permit issued from Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) with authorised signature is essential to climb NMA peaks. If you are found to involve in an illegal climbing activity you can face prosecution as per the laws governing mountaineering regulation of Nepal Tourism Act - 2035 B.S. Article No. 38.
Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) classifies certain peaks between altitudes of 5000 m to 7000 m that can be climbed in a day as trekking peak. The total accent from basecamp to the peak and the decent back to the base camp can be accomplished in a day. The license for those peaks can be obtained from NMA.
Experience or no experience, it requires certain level of fitness to climb a peak. Depending upon the altitude and difficulty level, some training might also be necessary. However, there are certain mountains that can be climbed by a trekker or someone with no experience at all.
You’ll be provided a well trained and experienced guide during the climb.
During your stay in base camp, you will be provided a tent. You will also be provided food appropriate to your upcoming endeavor. Before you reach the base camp, you will be placed in a lodge or tea house.
You can obtain visa to Nepal through embassy or other diplomatic mission to your country. You can also obtain visa at entry points to Nepal, or at the airport in the immigration for merely $40. The extension of visa requires an additional payment of $30. Do not forget to carry some passport size photos with you.