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Apa Sherpa (16 Everest summits in 16 years)
Altitude Sickness Click here to view enlarged version
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Death Zone
Hillary Step
Kangshung Face
Khumbu Icefall
Lhotse Face
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Cleavage before the Western Cwm
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South Col
South Col
Southeast Ridge Climbing Route
Includes descriptions of the trekking route, Base Camp, Camps I to IV & the summit route from Camp IV.
Western Cwm

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