Nepali team successfully climbs Mount Baruntse
16th Oct, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew
KATHMANDU, Oct 16: A Nepali team has successfully climbed Mount Baruntse on Thursday. According to Mira Acharya, Director of the Department of Tourism , seven people led by Dawa Steven Sherpa climbed Mount Baruntse on Thursday.
The Mt. Baruntse in the Khumbu region is 7,129 meters high. A 36-year-old Sherpa-led team had left for the mountain on September 6. The climb was managed by the Asian Trekking Company. This is the second successful climbing of this season.
The first successful climbing of this year was by a team led by Bahrain's Prince Sheikh Mohammed al Khalifa. The Bahraini team had climbed Lobuche Mountain on 3rd October. The same team had also climbed Mt. Manaslu on 15th October.