Gasherbrum III

Probably the highest 7000er (so the 15th highest mountain in the world), but certainly not the most popular. The slightly higher Gasherbrums 1 and -2 are 8000ers, and Gasherbrum 4 is much more impressive than its closest neighbor.

Elevation (feet): 26,089
Elevation (meters): 7,952
Continent: Asia
Country: Pakistan/China
Range/Region: Karakoram
Latitude: 35.759317
Longitude: 76.64161
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1975
Nearest major airport: Islamabad

Thanks to Frank Verwijs and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

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