It is the highest mountain peak in Namibia.Famous are the many thousands of rock paintings,which are many thousand years old.(Rock Art").Very famous is the "White Lady" in the east part of the mountain region. Only a few peoples are climbing on the top.You need min. 4 days going up an down.There is no water,the mountain is situated in a desert region

Elevation (feet): 8,441
Elevation (meters): 2,573
Continent: Africa
Country: Namibia
Range/Region: South Africa Plateau
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jan, Dec
Year first climbed: 1917
First successful climber(s): Reinhardt Maack
Nearest major airport: Windhoek
Convenient Center: Uis

Thanks to Dr. Hans B. Strubel for adding this peak.

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