by Alexis Bufis
What is MobileClimb?
Details on Mt Everest
- tallest mountain in the world.
6 different parts of the mountain.
glaciers shaped mount Everest.
temperatures can go from 0 to -60 degrees Celsius.
elevation is 29,035ft.
small window of time where its safe enough to climb.
could be avalanches, crevices and major storms.
What do you need for this climb?
backpack to hold everything.
warm, insulated clothing to stay warm on the climb.
gloves, hats, goggles.
- ice ax and equipment to hook up to the mountain.
"Main Page." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 24 Nov. 2014. Web. 23 Nov. 2014. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page>
Stages of the mountain!
base camp- where people originally stay.
ice fall- ice can fall at any moment on top of you.
camp 1 valley of silence- a vast flat area.
camp 2- last rocky patch where you can see the view.
camp 3- Lhotse wall- area with icy slopes.
camp 4 the death zone- an area that you can only be at for a while because there is barely any air.
- the summit- the top of the peak where you can see the whole view.
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being able to climb takes a lot of skill you need to train for.
Must deposit 20,000 before hand.
74 day trip.
- Sherpa assist you as you climb.
"National Geographic Search." National Geographic. Web. 20 Nov. 2014. <http://www.nationalgeographic.com/search/?proxystylesheet=site_search&client=site_search&output=xml_no_dtd&getfields=*&requiredfields=description&site=magazine&q=mt everest&>.