Dhaulagiri is Earth's seventh highest mountain at 8,167 meters (26,795 ft); one of fourteen over eight tousand meters. Dhaulagiri, which is in Nepal was first climbed May 13, 1960 by a Swiss/Austrian expedition. Annapurna I (8,091m/26,545 ft) is only 34 km. east of Dhaulagiri I. More info in Wikipedia.