May 12, Kathmandu: An 18-year-old American woman Lucy Westlake climbed the world’s highest peak, Mt Everest, today morning. Lucy Westlake from Naperville reached the summit at around 5:36 am Nepal time.
She climbed along with her Sherpa Climber.
She and her sherpa climber are now descending.
According to her, she hoped to inspire other young girls to pursue their own adventures.
Lucy Westlake has ascended Denali in Alaska, Europe’s Mount Elbrus, Africa’s Mount Kilimanjaro, and Aconcagua in South America.
Many other climbers reached the Summit of Mt Everest Today.