Peak experience/a fun edventure
climate on everest
During the winter and spring the winds blow from the west against the peak and around the summit of mount Everest. The moisture then rises from the Himalayas southern slopes mixing with the wind and then condenses into a flag shaped white cloud that predicts storms are coming.
preparation for climbing
Some of the ways you can prepare to climb Everest is they lift weights in a training room.Another way you can prepare for an Everest climb is climbing a rock wall in a indoor or outdoor rock climbing wall.
This is a picture of some foods climbers bring on Mt. Everest to eat while they are up on the mountain.
This is a picture of some climbing gear climbers bring on Mt. Everest to use to climb while they are up on the mountain.
Deaths on everest
The number of people that try for the summit is big .The number of people that try for the summit each year is under 1,000.Each year about 500 people make it to the summit (the top of the world).The percent of men that tried for the summit without a Sherpa (s) that made it to the summit was 50% in the year 2000.The percent of women that tried for the summit without a Sherpa (s) that made it to the summit was 49% in 2000.
biography of Josh
Josh is the father of Peak Marcelo until he left him and his mom in New York to go to Nepal and started a climbing business called Peak Experience. When Josh and Teri (aka Peak's mom) were still together they climbed rock walls. One time when the two of them where climbing a rock wall Teri was thinking about peak instead of the climb and grabbed a lose rock and slipped. Then one day in New York when peak now 14 was climbing up the Woolworth building he got cough a few feet from the top of the building.He got cough and went to court. Then josh shows up and agrees to take peak to Nepal so he doesn't have to go to Juvenal detention.He spends a lot of time with him and peak begins to trust him more .Then peak go's back to New York in time for the twins birthday.