Lhotse Shar

Elevation (feet): 27,559
Elevation (meters): 8,400
Continent: Asia
Country: Nepal
Range/Region: Central Nepal Himalaya
Latitude: 27.9667
Longitude: 86.95
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Sep, Oct
Year first climbed: 1970
First successful climber(s): Austrian Expedition
Nearest major airport: Kathmandhu
Convenient Center: Namche Bazar

The lowest of the three Lhotse summits. Only Lhotse middle remains unclimbed. Though the mountain has alocal name it is still not included in many eight-thousanders lists, for it is a subsidary peak of Lhotse, the 4th highest mountain of the world, south of Everest

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

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  • Log #21360 - by Nick De-Gare Pitt on July 31, 2008
    Very hard on sumit, never ending climb!