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Phurba Sherpa

Phurba Sherpa

Climbing Guide

FULL EXPEDITION SUMMARY

2000 Pisang Peak 6092m – Korean Expedition – SUMMIT

2002 Manaslu 8165m – Russian Expedition – SUMMIT

2004 Ama Dablam 6812m – American Expedition – SUMMIT

2004 Mount Everest 8848m – American Expedition – SUMMIT – South Side

2005 Mera Peak 63**m – Korean Expedition – SUMMIT

2005 Khun (India) 7000m -French Expedition – SUMMIT

2005 Mount Everest 8848m – Korean Expedition – Camp 4 – North Ridge

2006 Dorjilakpa – 6966m – German Expedition – SUMMIT – Winter

2006 Mount Everest – 8848m – Russian Expedition – Camp 4 – North Ridge

2006 Lhotse Face – 8516mm – Korean Expedition – Camp 4 – Winter

2007 Mount Everest 8848m – Polish Expedition – SUMMIT – North Ridge

2007 Mount Everest 8848m – Italian Expedition – Camp 4 – South Side

2008 Annapurna 1 – 8091m – Korean Expedition – SUMMIT

2009 Mount Everest – 8848m – Austrian Expedition – SUMMIT – North Side

2010 Mount Everest – 8848m – Austrian Expedition – SUMMIT – North Side

2010 Lakapari – 7500m – Austrian Expedition – SUMMIT

2011 Dhalargiri – 8**** – Austrian Expedition – Camp 4

2011 Ama Dablam – 6812m – Korean Expedition – SUMMIT

2012 Mount Everest 8848m – Austrian Expedition – Camp 4 – South Side

2012 Putha Hinchuli – 7246m – Korean Expedition – SUMMIT

2012 K2 – 8612m – Korean Expedition – SUMMIT

2012 Manaslu – 8165m – Chinese Expedition – SUMMIT

2013 Mount Everest – 8848m – Indian Expedition – SUMMIT – South Side

2013 Manaslu – 8165m – UK Expedition – Camp 4

2013 Ama Dablam – 6812m – UK Expedition – Camp 2

2014 Mount Everest – 8848m – UK Expedition – SUMMIT – North Ridge

2014 Lhotse Face – 8516m – Korean Expedition – Camp 3

2015 Mount Everest 8848m – UK Expedition – North Ridge

2015 Lhotse Face – 8516m – Korean Expedition – Camp 4

 

Languages – Sherpa, Nepali, Tibetan, working knowledge of English, Hindi, Korean

Phurba is Sanu’s brother and Lakpa’s cousin and was also born in the village of Mayum in the Makalu region. Phurba’s partner is Tanya and together they have three sons. Their time is shared between Nepal, France and the UK. Phurba started portering at the tender age of 10 years and progressed onto kitchen boy several years later, he is now an accomplished climbing Sherpa with many ascents to his name.