The Climb Of A Lifetime

The Climb To The Summit Of Mount Kangchenjunga

Facts About Kangchenjunga

  • 3rd highest mountain in the world
  • 8,586 meters-28,169 feet tall
  • On the border of Nepal & India
  • Nickname is Five Treasures Of The Snow which it got from its 5 peaks

Pictures Of Kangchenjunga

History

The first ascent was May 25, 1955 by George Band and Joe Brown who stopped right below the summit. This is due to the fact that many people who live around the mountain believe it's sacred and that the summit should be left undisturbed by humans.

Gear For The Trek

  • Backpack
  • Mountaineering and Hiking Boots
  • Anti Balling Plates For Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Climbing Harness
  • Helmet
  • Carabineers
  • Trekking Poles
  • Gaiters
  • Parka
  • Sunglasses