The top three mountains that everyone would like to climb ranges from Mount Kilimanjaro located in Africa to Mount McKinley in North America. The Matterhorn, which is located between Switzerland and Italy, is also considered a challenge for those who like to do mountain climbing. You will want to make sure that you have had some training and experience on other mountain ranges before you decide to tackle any of these mountains. It is always advisable to have a good guide with you who can help you with your adventures.
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The novice mountain climber will want to start by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, which is located in Africa. This mountain is the tallest mountain in Africa and is 20, 000 feet. The novice climber can make this climb without much equipment and accomplish reaching the top in about five days. You will find that once you reach the top of Mount Kilimanjaro that the view is breath taking and even though it is an easy climb, you will want to return for many years just to be able to see the breath taking view.
The Matterhorn is a mountain in Switzerland that many novice climbers will like to tackle because there are starting points that you can use that will enable you to climb to the summit. Those who are novice climbers will want to make their climb starting at Horni Ridge or Lion, which are the easiest points to begin your climb.
Expert Mountain Climbers
Many expert mountain climbers enjoy climbing the Matterhorn. This mountain reaches and elevation of about 14,692 feet. It can be a big challenge for those who are experts and want to start at points that are more complicated. The expert will want to start their climb at North Face, Zmutt, or Furggen Ridges, which will lead them to a challenging climb. The weather on this mountain changes very quickly so you must make your climb during the summer. Make sure that you are wearing proper clothing for a cold weather climb.
The highest mountain range is located in North America with a height of 20,320 feet. Mount McKinley is known for its many glaciers and icefalls. The scenery is very beautiful and the climb is very difficult. The best time to make this climb is in the spring. A novice climber would not like to attempt this mountain it is best suited for the expert.
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