The seven summits, the highest peaks of the 7 continents: Everest, Aconcagua, Denali, Kilimanjaro, Elbrus, Vinson, Carstensz! Trips, Statistics & information!
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The 7 summits

The highest mountains on the seven continents

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Kilimanjaro, Denali, Elbrus, Aconcagua, Carstensz Pyramid, Vinson & Everest. The seven summits are magical mountains that have been climbed by a select few. Follow your dreams here and join them!

Find facts & figures, Pictures, stories, tips about gear, organized trips & expeditions to the seven summits, statistics, literature, videos and more. Your opinion counts in the voting booths and on the forum!


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