Mount Everest is an amazing 29,029 feet above sea level .It is the tallest mountain in the world.The first people to reach the peak were sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. About 5,000 people have climbed mount everest and 219 people have died trying to reach the top.
I am going to climb mount Everest today.
Mount Everest is located on the border between Nepal and Tibet.The mountain is accesable from both sides but you can get on it easier from Nepal. Everest is located on the Mahalangur side of the Himalayas.
Mount Everest is a snowy mountain so there are storms, low temperatures, avalanches,and low oxygen. People that climb this mountain have to have oxygen tanks,warm clothes, food and water.
Lots of people take pictures miles away from mount Everest for the fantastic view.
On mount Everest there are 4 camps on the north and south sides. Base camp is 17,000 ft above sea level. Abc camp is 23,00 feet above sea level. these are the first two .the temperatures on the peak of mount Everest rages from -31% f to -4% fehrenheit.