Meters Feet Route Population
8,900 29,199
8,848 29,029 Mt Everest
8,790 28,840 Hillary Step South
8,700 28,543 Third Step North
8,700 28,543
8,625 28,297 Second Step North
8,600 28,215
8,550 28,051 First Step North
8,504 27,900 Lhotse (4th highest mountain)
8,500 27,887 Summit Ridge North
8,443 27,700 Balcony South
8,400 27,559
8,300 27,231
8,250 27,068 High Camp North
8,200 26,903
8,100 26,575
8,000 26,247
7,955 26,100 Camp IV (aka South Col) South
7,955 26,100 South Summit Everest South
7,900 25,919
7,800 25,591
7,700 25,262
7,650 25,100 Camp 2 North
7,600 24,934
7,500 24,606
7,468 24,500 Camp III (half way up Lhotse face) South
7,400 24,278
7,300 23,950
7,200 23,622
7,100 23,294
7,060 23,163 North Col North
7,000 22,966
6,900 22,638
6,800 22,310
6,700 21,982
6,600 21,654
6,500 21,325
6,492 21,300 Camp II (base of Lohtse face) South
6,450 21,160 Camp 2 (Advanced base camp) North
6,400 20,997
6,300 20,669
6,200 20,341
6,100 20,013
6,050 19,850 Changtse Camp North
6,000 19,685
5,974 19,600 Camp I (just past icefall) South
5,900 19,357
5,800 19,029 Intermediate Camp North
5,700 18,701
5,600 18,373
5,565 18,258 Semo La Pass - highest in world
5,545 18,192 Kala Patthar South
5,500 18,045 Yak Camp North
5,400 17,717
5,334 17,500 Everest Base Camp South
5,321 17,457 Tanggula Pass
5,300 17,388
5,250 17,226 Everest Base Camp North
5,209 17,090 Pumori Base Camp South
5,200 17,060
5,158 16,924 Gorak Shep South
5,100 16,732 Wenquan
5,000 16,404 Tibetan plateau - avg elev in NW (Changthang) North
4,930 16,174 Lobuje North
4,900 16,076
4,800 15,748
4,700 15,420
4,600 15,092
4,500 14,764 Tibetan plateau (average height) North
4,412 14,475 Dingbouche South
4,400 14,436
4,371 14,340 Pheriche South
4,300 14,108
4,200 13,780
4,100 13,451
4,000 13,123
3,900 12,795 Pangboche South
3,866 12,683 Tengboche (Tenbouche) South 70
3,800 12,467
3,799 12,464 Thame North
3,734 12,251 Debouche (Deboche) South
3,700 12,139
3,650 11,975 Lhasa North 223,000
3,600 11,811
3,500 11,483
3,444 11,300 Namche Bazaar South 1,647
3,400 11,155
3,300 10,827
3,200 10,499
3,100 10,171
3,000 9,843
2,900 9,514
2,819 9,250 Lukla South
2,800 9,186
2,700 8,858
2,650 8,694 Phakding South
2,600 8,530
2,500 8,202
2,400 7,874
2,300 7,546
2,200 7,218
2,100 6,890
2,000 6,562
1,900 6,234
1,800 5,906
1,700 5,577
1,600 5,249
1,500 4,921
1,400 4,593
1,300 4,265
1,200 3,937
1,100 3,609
1,000 3,281
900 2,953
800 2,625
700 2,297
600 1,969
500 1,640
400 1,312
300 984
200 656
100 328
Death zone