Ascent of Mount Everest on 1953-05-29

Climber: Edmund Hillary

Others in Party:Tenzing Norgay (India)
First Ascent!
Date:Friday, May 29, 1953
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Everest
    Elevation:29029 ft / 8848 m
Summary Total Data
    Route:Southeast Ridge
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Rock Climb, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Oxygen, Porters

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