On May 7th, Ueli Steck and his Canadian partner, Don Bowie reached the summit of Cho Oyu (8188m). Located in the Himalayas, Cho Oyu is the sixth highest mountain in the world.
Here are the last two SMS messages sent by Ueli Steck:
May 4, 2011
We have climbed 6850 meters of Cho Oyu, and will attempt to reach the summit tomorrow, May 5th.
May 7, 2011
On May 7th, Don Bowie and I reached the summit of Cho Oyu (8188m). I wish you kind regards and a sunny weekend!