The misconception some people have about the toughness and perils of mountain climbing can easily be dispelled. Mountaineering isn’t just about carrying along ropes, ice axes, cams and crampons. You don’t have to head for the Himalayas, the Andes or scale the remote ranges of Antarctica. Throw those old notions about the dangers of mountain climbing over the cliff. Explore the details of these 10 famous mountains anyone can climb.
1. Mount Fuji
It has been said that Japan’s Mount Fuji is the world’s most climbed mountain. At 12,388 feet, it is Japan’s tallest summit. It is located on Honshu Island 100 kilometers outside of Tokyo. The official climbing season is during the months of July and August. The view is spectacular with sunrises and sunsets being especially awesome.