Mountains are Calling and I must Go!

mountain is a large landform that rises above the surrounding land in a limited area, usually in the form of a peak. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill. Mountains are formed through tectonic forces or volcanism.

Mountains

They define landscapes, people risk their lives to climb them, and they can even make their own weather.

The 7 Summits

The 7 Summits represent the highest point on each of the seven continents. It has become a goal for climbers around the world and around 416 people have met the goal as of 2016.

  1. Everest, Nepal – 29,035’/8850m
  2. Aconcagua, Argentina – 22,902’/6960m
  3. Denali, Alaska – 20,320’/6194m
  4. Kilimanjaro, Africa – 19,340’/5896m
  5. Elbrus, Russia – 18,513’/5642m
  6. Vinson, Antarctica – 16,067’/4897m
  7. Carstensz Pyramid, New Guinea – 16,023’/4884m
  8. Mt. Blanc, France/Italy - 15,771'/4807m
  9. Mt. Kosciuszko, Australia - 7,310’/2228m
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Best Seasons:Winter, Fall
Popular Location:Mt. Everest, Annapurna, Alps, Kilimanjaro

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