Best Mountain Climbing


Best Mountain Climbing

Mountain climbing has become a world renowned activity and more people are part taking in it every year. The main reason for this is the fact that there is more information and awareness about mountain climbing than ever before and countries which house mighty mountains have opened their gates for travellers as well. There are many countries that have rare mountain climbing tracks and these countries attract a lot of tourist attention on the basis of this. If you too, want to be a part of mountain climbing, then here is a list of the best mountain climbing in the world on the basis of countries. Also when you think of mountain climbing; your mind will strike mountain climbing gear, mountain climbing equipment list, mountain climbing exercise, mountain climbing books, mountain climbing destinations, mountain climbing holidays and list continues.

Top 3 Mountains to climb

1. Mount Everest, Nepal

Sits at an altitude of 29,035 feet (8,856 meters) from sea level, Mount Everest is the highest mountain on the Earth. For decades, scaling Mount Everest has been adventure lover’s coveted desire, dream and life time achievement. Sir Edmund Hillary and Tensing Norgay scaled this giant highest peak on the earth in 1953. Since then, almost 2,000 adventurers have reached Mount Everest from different part of the world. In the recent years, Mount Everest has seen many Nepalese celebrities conquering this peak.

2. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

The Kilimanjaro; a flat-topped mountain has been revered as Africa’s highest mountain. This mountain is located on Tanzania’s northern border with Kenya. The large number of adventurers climb this mountain every year.

3. Mount Annapurna, Nepal

Annapurna, which sits at an altitude of 26,493 foot (8,075.07 meter) from sea level is another popular Himalayan peak in Nepal. This mountain was scaled by Maurice Herzog (group of French climbers) in 1950. At that time, Annapurna was the highest peak anyone had ever climbed until Sir Edmund Hilary and Tenzing Norgay climbed Mount Everest in 1953.

Mountain Climbing in Nepal

Renowned peaks of Nepal: Mt. Everest, Annapurna range, Kanchenjunga

Nepal is a country that is filled with mountain ranges and tourism is probably the department of their government that yields maximum revenue. Thousands of foreigners throng the country just for the purpose of mountain climbing and water sports. The Mount Everest is the most famous peak that they have, it is known for various reasons, the most important being that it is the highest mountain peak in the world. There are trekking circuits of all levels present and the cost of the trip is also very reasonable, which is why people like to come here and mountain climb.

So if you are a trekking enthusiast and have not visited these places then you have missed out a lot as these places offer the best mountain climbing in the world. So go ahead and plan your trip to any of these places and discover the true meaning of mountain climbing.

Photo by: Partha Sarathi Sahana

Photo by: Partha Sarathi Sahana

Mountain Climbing in UK

Renowned peaks of UK: Ben Macdui, Ben Lawers, Great Gable

As UK covers a very large area, there are countless mountain ranges present the region and these mountain ranges have a distinct identity that make them a tourist haunt all through the year. Trekking is very common in the UK and thus there are local trekkers as well as trekkers who come from across the globe, just to trek these mountain peaks. Mountain climbing circuits that are present here are of different levels and thus the country has something to offer to you irrespective of whether you are a novice or a pro mountain climber. There are small lakes and rivers along with thickets that you will come across while you are mountain climbing and you will be in union with nature.

Mountain Climbing in Scotland

Renowned peaks of Scotland: Ben Nevis, Stac Polly

Scotland is a country is a filled with mountains and hills and this makes it the hilliest region in the entire UK. There are numerous peaks that are open for mountain climbing, but the Ben Nevis which is also known as the Great Ben is known to attract major tourist attention. Ben Nevis is the tallest mountain in Britain and the trek up to the mountain is difficult but rewarding. It is not a very tough path though it is quite steep and you can climb up the mountain and descend from there on the same day. Also on the base of Ben Nevis kayaking and other water sports have been organized.

Mountain Climbing in Wales

Renowned peaks of Wales: Snowdon, Pen y Fan

Wales does not have many mountain peaks, but the ones that are present are known to be a mountain climber’s delight. Also, these peaks are a good choice for those who are looking for solitude and do not intent to have large crowds of people scaling the mountain with them. There are green pastures that you will come across while you trek these areas and on reaching the summit of the peak, the view is simply awe-inspiring.

Mountain Climbing in Europe

Renowned peaks of Europe: Mont Blanc, High Pyreenes

Mountain climbing Mont Blanc is a very challenging task as there are many obstacles present but the success in the end makes up for everything. It is an entertaining trek and you will have to cross small English set-ups with the local living near the base of the mountain range. The mountain climbers are trained prior to the actual trek and all the necessary information is provided with the mountain range and the thing that they need to be careful about. In case you do not want to go for a very advanced trek then you can even go for smaller mountain ranges that are not as difficult as this one is. The Pyrenees is a hut to hut trek and is extremely enjoyable. The trek commences at the Aigues Tortes National Park and thus there is a good chance that you will get a peek at some exotic wild animals and birds.

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