The most difficult climbing riddles A list of climbing related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Mountains quiz What sport is that?Bouldering is a form of rock climbing that is performed on large boulders, small rock formations or artificial rock walls, without the use of ropes or harnesses. While it can be done without any equipment whatsoever, most climbers use climbing shoes to help secure footholds, chalk to keep their hands dry and provide a firmer grip, and bouldering mats to prevent injuries from fallsvery hard 31% ClimbingClimbing30%Speed climbing Speed climbing 25%BoulderingBouldering31%AbseilingAbseiling12%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 211 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Which pair of climbers made the first winter ascent of Mount Everest?Krzysztof Wielicki i Leszek Cichy. On February 17, 1980, Leszek Cichy and Krzysztof Wielicki, as the first alpinists in history, won the highest mountain in the world in winter - Mount Everest (8850 m). A 20-person, national expedition was led by the precursor of the winter himalism, Andrzej Zawada.very hard 39% Jerzy Kukuczka i Andrzej CzokJerzy Kukuczka i Andrzej Czok29%Krzysztof Wielicki i Leszek CichyKrzysztof Wielicki i Leszek Cichy39%Reinhold Messner i Peter HabelerReinhold Messner i Peter Habeler20%Andrzej Zawada i Andrzej HeinrichAndrzej Zawada i Andrzej Heinrich11%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1946 answers in 2 languages »Himalayas riddles » Where does the name K2 come from?Name of the Karakoram Range. The name K2 is derived from the notation used by the Great Trigonometric Survey. Thomas Montgomerie numbered the most prominent peaks of Kararkoram K1 to K35. Next, these were replaced by local names, but K2 appeared not to have acquired a local name, possibly due to its remoteness.hard 54% name of Polish climber - Jerzy Kukuczkaname of Polish climber - Jerzy Kukuczka4%the fact it's second in height in the worldthe fact it's second in height in the world29%name of the Karakoram Rangename of the Karakoram Range54%the name "King George II"the name "King George II"11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14014 answers in 5 languages »hard simple questions riddles » This is Mount Thor on Baffin Island, Canada. What is it famous for?The longest vertical fall. The mountain with an elevation of 1,675 m (5,495 ft) features the Earth's greatest purely vertical drop at 1,250 m (4,101 ft). This feature makes the site popular with climbers, despite its remoteness.hard 55% the youngest mountain in the worldthe youngest mountain in the world13%the longest vertical fallthe longest vertical fall55%the deepest gold minethe deepest gold mine14%Bigfoot caveBigfoot cave16%Created by: Bangaluru!. Statistics based on 19062 answers in 2 languages »geography of Canada riddles » Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first to climb Mt Everest. But which of them was the first to step on the summit?It is not known. After the success, journalists were persistently repeating the question which of the two men had the right to the glory of being the first one, and who was merely the second, the follower. Colonel Hunt, the expedition leader, declared, "They reached it together, as a team."hard 59% HillaryHillary19%NorgayNorgay13%it is not knownit is not known59%Reinhold MessnerReinhold Messner7%Created by: Daisuke Kodama. Statistics based on 8959 answers in 2 languages »Nepal riddles » Play mountains quiz and see all the questions.