Mt. Cho Oyu – Fall 2011

Sixth Highest Mountain on Earth

On October 2, 2011, at 9:15 a.m., Elia Saikaly successfully summited the sixth highest mountain on Planet Earth. Against all odds, after helping evacuate his climbing partner Kheiry Sammakieh, he returned with his Sherpa to overcome the great challenge of reaching the peak of Mt. Cho Oyu.

Video From the Summit

Dawa and Elia reached the summit and stood alone on top of Mt. Cho Oyu.