1st Everest Summit Facts: Several Everest summit expeditions have been set out through the years. Year 2012 counts the most summits so far, while 1995 stands out as the deadliest year. But how much do you know about the first successful summit?
Perhaps no active climber is more closely associated with Mount Everest these days than Conrad Anker, who's also made the preservation of the world's highest mountain one of his priorities. If you've been to Mt. Everest, join our Sunday Conversation and tell us about your experience.
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Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world. Coming in at a stunning 29,029 ft. above sea level, this mountain is almost six miles above the ocean's surface. Several thousand people have successfully summited this daunting peak since 1953 when Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay successfully summited, but there is nothing easy or casual about Everest. Hundreds have died on the peak too. The Anderson Design Group World Travel collection would not be complete without a hand-rendered…