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Often called the Valley of Silence, the Western Cwm is a broad, flat, gently undulating glacial valley basin terminating at the foot of the Lhotse Face of Mount Everest. It was named by George Leigh Mallory when he first saw it in 1921. It is traversed by climbers using the southeast route to the summit of Everest. The central section is cut…
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Western Cwm And Lhotse