With the new year fast approaching, many of us may be thinking about setting ourselves a new challenge. And the ultimate challenge for any outdoor adventurer has to be conquering Everest. But do you have what it takes?
From fitness to finances, taking on the world’s toughest mountain requires a lot of preparation. So to help give you a head start, we’ve put together this handy visual guide detailing everything you need to prepare for an expedition to the Big Hill.
Each step contains links to useful websites that will help you along the way. There’s advice on what gear you’ll need, how to acclimatise, how to mentally prepare yourself, what documents and permits you’ll need and much, much more.
So, to see if you’re ready to take on the ultimate climbing challenge, check out our guide to climbing Mount Everest below. Simply click on the image below to view the full version:
Last modified: September 13, 2016