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Why Climb Cho Oyu w/ Alpenglow?

When it comes to tackling the Himalayas, few mountains are as alluring as Cho Oyu.

Standing at a staggering 26,864 feet tall, Cho Oyu is the sixth tallest mountain in the world and a favorite of mountaineers from all corners of the globe. But if you’re considering taking on this formidable challenge, you’ll want to make sure you’re on the best team on the mountain. Here are 5 reasons why climbing with Alpenglow is the best choice.


Unmatched Expertise

In mountaineering, experience counts for everything; especially when it comes to climbing 8,000m peaks. Alpenglow Expeditions has been successfully leading climbers to the summit of Cho Oyu for nearly two decades. Led by seasoned mountaineer Adrian Ballinger, the Alpenglow Team has also pioneered climbing this peak in Rapid Ascent Style. We are the most experienced team on the planet when it comes to climbing 8,000m peaks in this style. The team at Alpenglow has the knowledge, skills, and experience to help you reach the top.


Personalized Attention

Unlike some larger expedition companies, Alpenglow Expeditions prides itself on providing a highly personalized experience for each and every climber. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-time mountaineer, the team at Alpenglow will work with you every step of the way to ensure you’re prepared, comfortable, and confident as you make your way up the mountain.


Top-Notch Support

Climbing Cho Oyu is no small feat, and it takes more than just physical strength and endurance to make it to the top. That’s why Alpenglow Expeditions provides top-notch support throughout your entire climb, from expert guides and porters to state-of-the-art equipment and supplies. With Alpenglow at your side, you can focus on climbing and leave the rest to the pros.


A Commitment to Safety

At Alpenglow Expeditions, safety always comes first. From pre-climb assessments and training to on-mountain risk management and emergency protocols, the team at Alpenglow is committed to reducing the inherent risk that comes with climbing 8,000m peaks to the best of their ability. Cho Oyu will always be a dangerous mountain, but with Alpenglow, you can climb with confidence knowing that our team of professionals is there to help mitigate the risk.


A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience

At the end of the day, climbing Cho Oyu with Alpenglow Expeditions is about more than just reaching the summit. It’s about pushing yourself to new limits, experiencing the beauty and majesty of the Himalayas, and creating memories that will last a lifetime. With Alpenglow, you’ll not only climb one of the world’s tallest mountains, but you’ll also become part of a community of like-minded adventurers who share your passion for the outdoors and a love of the mountains.

Keen to Join?

If you’re considering climbing Cho Oyu, there’s no better team to guide you than Alpenglow Expeditions. With our unmatched expertise, personalized attention, top-notch support, commitment to safety, and dedication to providing a once-in-a-lifetime experience, Alpenglow is the clear choice for any serious mountaineer. So what are you waiting for? Lace up your boots, grab your gear, and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime.