Introduction to Pumori
Pumori (or Pumo Ri) is a mountain in the
Himalaya on the Nepal-Tibet border. Pumori lies just eight kilometers west of
Mount Everest. Pumori, which means
"Unmarried Daughter" in the Sherpa dialect, was named by George Mallory.
Climbers sometimes refer to Pumori as "Everest's Daughter". Pumori is a popular
climbing peak and the easiest route is graded class 3, although with avalanche