Aside from the famous eight thousanders and the popular trekking destinations, there are other Nepal mountains that will arouse your interest. One of them is Cho Oyu, which means turquoise goddess. This is the sixth highest mountain in Nepal. It stands 8,201 meters above sea level. The mountain is situated in the Himalayas, along the Nepal and China border. Many people consider Cho Oyu as the easiest to climb of the eight thousanders in Nepal.
Among the eight thousanders, Cho Oyu was the fifth one to have a successful ascent to the peak in 1954. It was first attempted by a [Read more…]