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Noun1.Nuptse - a mountain in the central Himalayas on the border of Tibet and Nepal (25,726 feet high)
Kingdom of Nepal, Nepal - a small landlocked Asian country high in the Himalayas between India and China
Sitsang, Thibet, Tibet, Xizang - an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China; located in the Himalayas
Himalaya, Himalaya Mountains, Himalayas - a mountain range extending 1500 miles on the border between India and Tibet; this range contains the world's highest mountain
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Kenton and Sherpa Dorje Gylgen were midway through their world-first six-day summiting of Himalayan giants Nuptse, Everest and Lhotse.
All the time you are surrounded by the rocky peaks of Nuptse, Lhotse, Amadablam and of course Everest.
It gets surprisingly hot in the bowl between the three mountains that include Lhotse (28,000 feet) and Nuptse (25,800 feet).
His group is providing local logistics for three expeditions on Mount Everest and four teams to Lhotse and Nuptse peaks in the same region.
It was so cold that both my aluminium water bottles were frozen solid but to look across the monstrous-snow capped peaks of Everest, Nuptse, Pumori and the Khumbu glacier was a breathtaking experience," said Steve.
In the evening we clamber up for our first real view of Everest--it peeks out over the top of the Nuptse ridge like a shy bride with the imposing South face of Lhotse stretching to the east.
Other popular prizes included women's boots such as The North Face Nuptse Fur boot and the SOREL Tivoli boot.
GILLINGHAM, England, September 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As the nights draw in and the temperature drops it's time to turn to the comfort and warmth of down and Webtogs' regular best seller, the classic North Face Nuptse jacket.
To keep your feet as protected as your hands, try the Nuptse Fur boot ($100) from The North Face.