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Shishapangma 8'027 m
The Eight-Thousanders
Platzhalter

The Shishapangma is the fourteenth highest mountain of the world and the lowest of the eight-thousanders. It was the last 8'000 metre peak to be climbed.

Shishapangma is located in south-central Tibet, a few kilometres from the border with Nepal. It is the only eight-thousander entirely within Chinese territory. The Shishapangma belongs to the Jugal Himal.  

First ascent 02.05.1964, Chinese expedition, Leader: Xǔ Jìng. In addition to Xǔ Jìng, Zhāng Jùnyán, Wang Fuzhou, Wū Zōngyuè, Chén Sān, Soinam Dorjê, Chéng Tiānliàng, Migmar Zhaxi, Dorjê and Yún Dēng.

 

mountainstamp.com Shishapangma 1965 China

China 1965, First ascent of Shishapangma. 

 

mountainstamp.com Shishapangma 2005 Ecuador

Ecuador 2005, Shishapangma.
Mountaineer with the Rotary-Emblem on Shishapangma.

 

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