The World’s Second Highest Mountain K-2
The “Mount Everest” is the first Highest Mountain on the Earth, it is (8,848 meters) above from the sea level which is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas and after the Mount Everest, The “K2” is the second Highest Mountain in the world ranking, The K2 mountain located in “Gilgit–Baltistan” near to Pakistan-China border, the height of the K2 is 28,251 feet (8,611 meters) above from sea level, the K2 is not only the highest mountain it is also the world’s most dangerous and difficult mountain near to Mountain Climbers, it is also known as the “savage mountain”, about one person dies on the mountain for every four who want to cross it. Crossing the K2 is not a little less a dream near to mountain climbers, First time, The Italian mountain climber Ardito Desio is the first successful ascent to reach the summit of the world’s second highest mountain. last time, an American lady Vanessa O’Brien has crossed the K2 on 28 July 2017 with her 12 team members. Several Hollywood movies have created on K2, many books have been written and numerous documentaries have also been developed on the topic of the K2. The name K2 is given by the Great Trigonometric Survey of British India. Thomas Montgomerie made the first survey of the Karakoram in 1852, the word ‘K’ in K2 was represented to the Karakoram mountain range, and the ‘2’ representing to the fact that it was recorded the second peak in the region. If you want to travel for visit the K2 Mountain so you will have to reach the last village of Gilgit–Baltistan “Askole” and after hiking the world’s long glaciers, then you can easily reach the base of K2.
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