Kami Rita Sherpa

Kami Rita Sherpa

Climbing Guide

Kami Rita (born 17 January 1970, Solukhumbu, Nepal) is working with Seven Summit Treks as a Senior Climbing Guide who since May 2018, has held the record for most ascents of Mt. Everest. Most recently, he scaled the mountain for the 26th time on 7 May 2022, breaking his record set on 7 May 2021. Kami Rita also holds a record for the most ascent of mountains above 8000m with 40 summits in total. In addition to his Everest completions, his totals include Cho Oyu 8 times, 4 times on Manaslu, and both Lhotse and K2 once each.

Mountains Summitted by: Kami Rita Sherpa

S.N.Name of MountainTotal SummitedSummitted Year(s)
1Everest28 times1994, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
2K21 times2014
3Lhotse1 times2011
4Cho Oyu8 times2001, 2004, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016
5Manaslu4 times2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
6Ama Dablam1 times2021
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