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Mount Everest in China | Stunning Places #Places
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Mount Everest in China | Stunning Places #Places

mt everest - i dont want to climb it, i just want to see it - one of the natural seven wonders of the world
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mt everest – i dont want to climb it, i just want to see it – one of the natural seven wonders of the world

In March 1996, Outside magazine sent me to Nepal to participate in, and write about, a guided ascent of Mount Everest.
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In March 1996, Outside magazine sent me to Nepal to participate in, and write about, a guided ascent of Mount Everest.

Mount Everest - Nepal
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Mount Everest – Nepal

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.
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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.

Mount Everest, Nepal
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Mount Everest, Nepal

Ice Climbing on Mount Everest. Tibetan name for Mount Everest is Qomolangma
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Ice Climbing on Mount Everest. Tibetan name for Mount Everest is Qomolangma

Traffic Jam on Mount Everest Base Camp . Nepal
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Traffic Jam on Mount Everest Base Camp . Nepal

Mount Everest, South face
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Mount Everest, South face

Mount Everest
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Mount Everest

Everest
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Everest

 

Mount Everest is the Earth's highest mountain.
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Mount Everest is the Earth’s highest mountain.

Mount Everest in scale - Those colorful bits down the bottom aren't rocks or debris but are in fact tents.
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Mount Everest in scale – Those colorful bits down the bottom aren’t rocks or debris but are in fact tents.

View from halfway up Mount Everest, 1954
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View from halfway up Mount Everest, 1954

Mount Everest in Himalayas. | See More Pictures | #SeeMorePictures
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Mount Everest in Himalayas. | See More Pictures | #SeeMorePictures

At some 18,000 feet, Mt. McKinley's base to peak rise is considered the largest of any mountain situated entirely above sea level. Measured by topographic prominence, it is the third most prominent peak after Mount Everest and Aconcagua.
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At some 18,000 feet, Mt. McKinley’s base to peak rise is considered the largest of any mountain situated entirely above sea level. Measured by topographic prominence, it is the third most prominent peak after Mount Everest and Aconcagua.

Mountains are just amazing. They are powerful and majestic. I can understand why they were worshipped by some
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Mountains are just amazing. They are powerful and majestic. I can understand why they were worshipped by some

Hazy heights by Dylan Toh ~ Mount Everest, Nepal*
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Hazy heights by Dylan Toh ~ Mount Everest, Nepal*

The Natural Wonders of the World: Mount Everest
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The Natural Wonders of the World: Mount Everest

From the summit - Mt. Everest Photos
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From the summit – Mt. Everest Photos

The road to Everest
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The road to Everest

Mountains In Nepal, Mt Everest (8.848 m) The highest mountain in the world. Also called Sagarmatha Himal
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Mountains In Nepal, Mt Everest (8.848 m) The highest mountain in the world. Also called Sagarmatha Himal

Reconnect with nature. Photo of Everest region by Michael Anderson - Nepal
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Reconnect with nature. Photo of Everest region by Michael Anderson – Nepal

Everest Summit. Sun looks like a star--no doubt someone has that lens aperture cranked down to f/22.
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Everest Summit. Sun looks like a star–no doubt someone has that lens aperture cranked down to f/22.

Everest North ridge route photo
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Everest North ridge route photo

Mount Chomolungma (Mount Everest), Himalayas
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Mount Chomolungma (Mount Everest), Himalayas

Everest |Pinned from PinTo for iPad|
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Everest |Pinned from PinTo for iPad|

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