Deadliest mountains in India and its neighbouring countries?


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Majority of the most deadly mountain pass through the “death zone”, while extremely deadliest and dangerous low mountains are a number of obstacles to overcome which requires a set of special skills. Some even mountains attract climbers’ erroneous sense of security, which is why a carefree walk in the mountain trail turns into a fatal encounter with one of the most immutable objects in the world.

Few of the most dangerous mountains in India and its neighbouring countries are:


Kangchenjunga (Kanchenjunga) – India / Nepal – Frequency of deaths: 15%

source: climbing.about.com
source: climbing.about.com

Despite the advances in technology that help improve the safety on dangerous peaks.  Climbing any dangerous mountain implies uncertainty, but the 8586-meter route to the summit of this mountain is so dangerous that it could win only 300 people, and 40 people have died while attempting to reach the top.

Nanga Parbat (Nanga Parbat) – Kashmir (Kashmir) – The frequency of deaths: 21 percent

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Source: www.arbuturian.com

Nanga Parbat is the ninth largest mountain in the world, dubbed the Ogre of the severity of tests faced by climbers. Many people died on the mountain before the first successful route was found Herman Buhl in 1953. Before this attempt ended in 31 deaths. Buhl, who is considered one of the best climbers in history, won the 8126 meters of the mountain without oxygen or ice ax, resting, standing on a narrow ledge with one arm hold it over the precipice.

Source: vikasacharya.wordpress.com
Source: vikasacharya.wordpress.com

Annapurna I (Annapurna I) – Nepal – Frequency of deaths: 34 percent

Source: www.trekkingagencyinpokhara.com
Source: www.trekkingagencyinpokhara.com

Annapurna I, located in the northern region of central Nepal, is a death trap that kills more than a third of people trying to climb on top of it deadly. One of the last tragedies took place in October last year, when 39 people died after a series of deadly avalanches and blizzards.

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Chogori or the K2 – Pakistan / China – The frequency of deaths: 29 percent

Source: www.shughal.com
Source: www.shughal.com

K2 is a legendary top and the second highest mountain in the world, only a few hundred meters inferior Everest.  At least 31 climber died while descending from K2, which makes it one of the deadliest mountains.

Dhaulagiri I (Dhaulagiri I) – Nepal – Frequency of deaths: 16 percent

The height of the mountain is 8167 meters and it is the seventh highest mountain in the world. On this mountain is often missing even the most experienced mountaineersTwo Sherpas and six American climbers were killed in the course of convergence of a huge avalanche. At that time, it was the worst mining disaster in the history of Nepal.

Manaslu (Manaslu) – Nepal – Frequency of deaths: 10 percent

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Source: beyond72.com

Mount Manaslu, also known as the “Mountain of the Spirit” is the eighth highest mountain in the world. Climbers attempting to climb its slopes are often faced with mudflows and monsoons in addition to the usual gathering danger of avalanches or ice. The first ascent of the 8156-meter summit of was committed in 1956, the Japanese team of climbers.

(Broad Peak) – Pakistan – Frequency of deaths: 5 percent

Source: www.summitpost.org
Source: www.summitpost.org

This mountain, which is the 12th largest in the world, got its name from the ridge length of approximately one and a half kilometers, which surrounds its top.

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