Mt. Everest…Virtually

Posted: February 15, 2011 in Reading

The descriptions of the dangers of climbing Mt. Everest are abundant in the story Peak. A reviewer from Booklist magazine couldn’t say it any better about Roland Smith’s writing style, “This is a thrilling, multifaceted adventure story. Smith includes plenty of mountaineering facts told in vivid detail…”

For those of our readers who are looking for more, here are some great websites to visit:

1.  Get 360 degree views from all of the camps to the summit of Everest from this PBS Nova site

2. Photos from National Geographic in their Return to Everest Gallery and Climbing Mt. Everest Photos

3. From Discovery Channel, videos galore!

4. Finally, take a look at this 6 min. video from National Geographic

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