5 Most Beautiful Mountains in the World

1. Mountains Ama Dablam (Eastern Nepal)

5 Most Beautiful Mountains in the World - For the bearer backpack ever did walk to Everest Base Camp, no doubt already be familiar with this one. 'S looming in the sky East of the Khumbu Everest as bewitching anyone passing the area. 6856 ft-high mountain is also crowned as one of the most beautiful mountain in the world.

Ama Dablam means mother's Necklace. Two long Ridge located to the right and left side of Mount Ama Dablam as mother's hands "Ama" who protects her son. While glaciers that hang on the side of the western part of the mountain is likened to such a pendulum Necklace (pendant) "Dablam" commonly used by Sherpa women there.

The mountain was first climbed in March 1961 by the joint expedition team from NZ, UK and the USA led by Sir Edmund Hillary. At first he told Sir Edmund Hillary of Mount Ama Dablam is a mountain that is not likely to be climbed unclimbable, but then he's correct to be fantastically difficult.

This expedition team pioneered the South West Ridge route – the Southwest Ridge, which later became the popular path to reach the Summit of Ama Dablam. A climbing lane with an impressive classical Himalayan method and relative safety compared to some other path.

Fascinated by this mountain, Sue Giller, an American climber to climb Mount Ama Dablam through the Southwest Ridge route in 1982, expressing his ascent as "A near perfect climb on a near perfect mountain."

The Southwest Ridge Route

Climb Mount Ama Dablam will begin from the base camp, located at an altitude of 4.450 m. The journey to camp 1, which is located at an elevation of 5.400 m will offer splendid views of the mountain range in the western part of the Himalayan ice. Before arriving in camp I was going through an area called sebagaiGranite Boulder Field.

Camp I to Camp II (5.750 m)

After camp 1 climbers already have started using seat belts because the terjalnya field that must be undertaken, both on the snowy slopes also stone tebingan. Just before the camp 2 climbers will be faced with a Yellow Tower, climbers must climb steep rock cliffs will this with AIDS rises, jumar, to be able to arrive at it.

Camp 2 to Camp 3 (6400m)

The biggest challenge to the camp 3 is a steep rock cliffs which Tower shaped snowcapped as high as 20 m called the Grey Tower. The route then continues with the ascent of the steep terrain to Mushroom Ridge, a narrow igir igir-diselimut snow, until arriving at the terrace near the plains of snow camp location 3. The final part to the Summit is a wall of ice with a level 40 degree slope spliced with the snow before it was at the peak of Mount Ama Dablam.

Using the method of ascent, climbing to the top of Himalayan Ama Dablam from the Base camp will take approximately 15 days. Included in the 15 days is the process of acclimatization, organize and move supplies daribase camp to camp-camp next, and adding the height gradually.

In the fall of 2013, team Gapai higher than among professional and enthusiasts of adventure activities outdoors from Jakarta is planning to climb Mount Ama Dablam, which lies at the heart of the Khumbu Everest region, precisely in the path line to Everest Base Camp.

2. Shivling (Garhwal Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India)

Shivling is a mountain at tapovan in the Gangotri Group of peaks in the western Garhwal Himalaya, near the snout of the Gangotri Glacier. It lies in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, 6 kilometres (4 mi) south of the Hindu holy site of Gaumukh (the source of the Bhagirathi River). Its name refers to its status as a sacred symbol of the God - Lord Shiva's Shiva Linga. It was called "Matterhorn Peak" by early European visitors because of its similarity in appearance to that Alpine peak. While not of locally great elevation, it is a dramatic rock peak, and most visually striking peak seen from Gaumukh; that and the difficulty of the climb make it a famed prize for mountaineers.

3. Matterhorn Mountains (Germany)

The Matterhorn is an isolated mountain. because of its position on the river basin the main Alpine watershed and a great high, Matterhorn rapid weather changes. in addition to the steep mountain faces and remote location make it prone to cloud formation with the air flowing around and creating vortices, conducting condensation of the air.

The Matterhorn is the culmination of the Alpine ditaklukankan last and first ascent of the golden age of alpinism marks the end, namely in 1865 by the expedition led by Edward Whymper and ends tragically when most of its members are falling. the Matterhorn is one of the deadliest peaks in the Alps from 1865 – when it was first climbed – to 1995, 500 alpinists died on it.

The Matterhorn became a symbol of the Alps in General. since the end of the nineteenth century, when railways were built, attracting more visitors and climbers.each summer many skilled mountaineers attempting to climb the Matterhorn via the North ridge-East Hörnli Ridge, the most frequented route to the Summit. The mountain derives its name from the word Germany Matte, meaning meadow, and Horn, which means peak.

4. Pegunungan Rocky (western North America)

Rocky Mountains, usually called the Rockies, is a mountain range that extends to the West of North America. Its length is more than 3,000 miles (4,800 kilometers) stretching from British Columbia, in Canada, to New Mexico, in the United States. The highest peak is Mount Elbert in Colorado, approximately 4401 meters) above sea level (a.s.l.). Mount Robson, on ketingian 3.954 meters is the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. The Rocky Mountain system, including in the United States physiographic region.
5. Gunung Eiger (Swiss)

Switzerland, a country with many mountains, one of whom the famous Eiger. The mountain is located in the Bernese Alps. On the geographical position 46 ° 35 LN and 8 ° 00 ' E. the most excellent climbing Season is in July, August and September. In 1858, Charles Barrington, Christian Almer and several members of the ekpedisinya were the first climbers to climb this mountain. The most straightforward access to the Eiger is from Grindelwald, Switzerland. The Eiger, the name of which means the Giants. The mountain is a bit far ketimur and digigiran Ridge is similar to that of the Jungfrau (13.642 ft) and Monch (13.448). Among these three, Eiger mountain is the most spectacular. The mountain is also frightening with its northern side walls that stand upright with a height of more than 5,000 feet. Many climbers were killed while climbing the North wall is, including the two climbers Germany which is the people who are the first mendakinya in 1935.
In the 1930 's, the mountain became known as a ruthless killer tool, and the mountain is known by the name printed as, The White Spider, The White Cobra, Murder Wall and others. There are several routes to the Summit of the Eiger, but everything is a route that is very serious, although not a hike through the North wall. Although trains and hotels diketinggian (3478) available today will climb but not reduced kepuncak the rigors of ascent.
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