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Top 5 Adventurous Climbs in China - La Vie Zine
The sight of a mountain rising up into the clouds has inspired people for centuries. There are many incredible mountain ranges in China and many of them are famous throughout the world, among which you may see beauty or steepness. Do you fancy an adventurous climb up a steep mountain and feeling the pleasure of conquering? K2 Peak K2 peak, locally known by the name of “Chogo Ri”, which means “The Great Mountain”, is the 2nd highest mountain in the world at 8,611 meters. K2 is placed on the Pakistan – China border in the mighty Karakoram Range. K2 is a rocky mountain up to 6,000m, beyond which it becomes an ocean of snow. K2 is known as the Savage Mountain due to the extreme difficulty of ascent. Among 14 high mountains with the elevation reaching over 8000m, K2 is the most difficult one to climb up. Mt. Everest At 8,848 metres, Mount Everest is by far the world’s most prominent peak. It’s the stuff of made legends-the names of its first climbers, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay have been inscribed into the annals of history. Much has been said about the dangers and the tons of rubbish left …