Mt. Everest at 29,035 ft is the highest mountain in the world. In what mountain range and in what country is Mt. Everest located? Click "Read More" for the answer.
Mt. Everest is part of the Himalayan Mountains, the tallest mountain range in the world. Many of the world's highest peaks are found here. The range as a whole is still growing at a rate of approximately 2.4 inches per year!