Notable Records of Mountaineering on Everest

Notable Records of Mountaineering on Everest

By Kelly PangUpdated May. 17, 2021

After the first recorded summit of Everest in 1953, now there are more than 4,000 different people have stood on the top of Everest over 7,000 times (some of them have climbed it more than once). Read on to learn more about the records of mountaineering on Everest

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Notable Summit Attempts

First-of-a-Kind Ascents

Mount everest Base CampMount Everest Base Camp

Oldest and Youngest Climbers Records

Mount everest Starry sky of Mt. Everest

Records for Number of Ascents

Other Summit-Top Firsts

Rongbuk monasteryView of Mt. Everest from Rongbuk Monastery

Fastest Descents and Ski Descent 

Deaths on Summit Attempts

Road to mt. everest Gyalwula pass to Mt. Everest China side

Mountaineering Facts on Everest

Expedition Facts

Everest base camp tentsTents at Everest Base Camp, China side
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