Everest Winter Expedition 2017 update


Spanish climber Alex Txikon has arranged to summit Mt. Everest on 14th February without oxygen which is organized by Seven Summit Treks.

Climbing the summit is taken as toughest in winter because of freezing weather. Txikon has summited  Nangla Parbat in 2016 without oxygen and attempting to do the same with Everest.

Txikon will become first climber to reach the summit of Mt. Everest in 2017 after the completion of expenditure. In order to reach the summit 8500m rope is fixed already .

Txikon has schedule to reach the summit on early morning of 14th February starting the climb  in the evening of 13th from camp4. The team will start climbing on 10th of February from Everest Base Camp and reach camp 2. On 11th the team is planning to prepare to reach the summit. On 12th they have schedule of reaching camp 3(7200m above sea level). The team has schedule to stay overnight at camp 4 and prepare for the next day to reach the summit.

Presently the team is waiting for summit window at Everest Base Camp.


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