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The 14 Highest Mountains in the World - Climbing - About.com
The world's 14 highest mountains are an exclusive club of peaks whose summits tower more than 8000 meters (26247 feet) above sea level.The Eight ...
The 8,000-Meter Peaks — The World's Highest Mountains - Climbing
The world's highest mountains, all in central Asia, are the 14 mountains that rise higher than 8000 meters (26247 feet) above sea level. Learn fast facts here ...
The 8,000-Meter Peaks — Climbing the World's Highest Mountains
The world's highest mountains are 14 peaks in central Asia whose summits tower more than 8,000 meters (26,247 feet) above sea level. Learn here about each ...
How Many 8,000-Meter Summits are in the World? -- Prominence ...
The 8,000-meter peaks are the main summits of the earth's 14 highest mountains. All are in the lofty Himalayan and Karakoram mountain ranges in Nepal, Tibet, ...
Broad Peak — 12th Highest Mountain in the World - Climbing
It's debated if Broad Peak has two 8,000-meter summits or one; many climbers stop at the lower 8,015-meter summit rather than the higher 8,047 feet one.
Cho Oyu: 6th Highest Mountain in the World - Climbing - About.com
The first American ski descent of an 8,000-meter peak was on October 1, 2002, when Montana ski mountaineer Kristoffer Erickson reached the summit of Cho ...
All About Annapurna: 10th Highest Mountain in the World - Climbing
Facts About Annapurna, the Tenth Highest Mountain in the World, and one of the world's 14 8000-meter peaks, including its location and first ascent information.
Gasherbrum I — 11th Highest Mountain in the World - Climbing
Gasherbrum I was the first 8,000-meter peak climbed alpine style when Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler ascended it bottom to top with no set camps, ...
Kangchenjunga - Highest Mountain in India - Climbing - About.com
Kangchenjunga is the highest mountain in India and second highest in Nepal and is the easternmost 8000-meter peak.
K2: Second Highest Mountain in the World - Climbing - About.com
Godwin-Austen climbed 1,000 meters up a spur of Masherbrum above Urdukas and ... K2 is one of the most difficult of the fourteen 8,000-meter peaks, offering ...