Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation has granted permission to 17
teams for carrying out mountaineering expeditions on 11 different mountain
peaks starting from 25th August 2005. Three Mountaineering teams have been
given permission to climb Mt. Dhaulagiri I (8167m.), Three mountaineering
teams have been given permission to climb Mt. Tukuche (6920m.), Two
mountaineering teams have been given permission to climb Mt. Amadablam
(6812m.), and one team on each mountain have been given permission to climb
Mt. Annapurna (8091m.), Mt. Gyazikang (7038m.), Mt. Gyachung Kang (7952m.),
Mt. Janak (7090m.), Mt. P2 (6251m.), Mt. Pangbunk (6244m.), Mt. Putha (7246m.)
& Mt. Dhampus (6012m.).
teams are from 11 different countries, of which 4 teams are from Japan, 3
teams from Slovenia, 2 teams from Switzerland and 1 team each from Australia,
Canada, Holland, France, Russia, Slovakia, Spain and Ukraine.
Sport Everest Boot has made some minor changes by adding
more Kevlar. USES Expeditions / High
altitude / Mountaineering in extremely cold conditions / Isothermal to
-75°F Gore-Tex® Top dry / Evazote Reinforcements with aramid threads.
Avg. Weight: 5 lbs 13 oz Sizes: 5 - 14 DESCRIPTION Boot with semi-rigid
shell and built-in Gore-Tex® gaiter reinforced by aramid threads, and
removable inner slipper Automatic crampon attachment Non-compressive
fastening Double zip, so easier to put on Microcellular midsole to
increase insulation Removable inner slipper in aluminized alveolate
Fiberglass and carbon footbed Cordura + Evazote upper Elasticated
Expedition footwear for
mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold. NOTE US
SIZES LISTED. See more here.
weather, high altitude double boot for extreme conditions The Olympus
Mons is the perfect choice for 8000-meter peaks. This super lightweight
double boot has a PE thermal insulating inner boot that is coupled with
a thermo-reflective outer boot with an integrated gaiter. We used a
super insulating lightweight PE outsole to keep the weight down and the
TPU midsole is excellent for crampon compatibility and stability on
steep terrain. WEIGHT: 39.86 oz • 1130 g LAST: Olympus Mons
CONSTRUCTION: Inner: Slip lasted Outer: Board Lasted OUTER BOOT: Cordura®
upper lined with dual-density PE micro-cellular thermal insulating
closed cell foam and thermo-reflective aluminium facing/ Insulated
removable footbed/ Vibram® rubber rand
See more here.