Snow Storm on K2

 A blizzard is grueling the 8000ers in Pakistan but that doesn’t stop the climbers striving for their winter summits. Simone and Denis headed back up on Nanga Parbat today, an airlift was done from K2 BC, and the team is at work on  Gasherbrum 1. K2 The sun was sighted on K2 yesterday, but only because a violent […]

Reports are still coming in as the Russian giants continue with their attempt to scale the Savage K-2 for the first time in winters. Karakorum, unlike its neighbouring Himalayas in Nepal, is famous for the harshest of the winters in the world after the polar caps. While the mountaineers keep fighting the below freezing temperatures, what has been more of

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Artur, Adam and Maciej

No fewer than two teams are engaged to scale Gasherbrum-1, the second highest peak in the asherbrum Massif and have been engaged in acclimatisation rigours for the last few weeks. Gasherbrum-1, also known as the Hidden Peak or the K-5, is the Highest among the all the seven Gasherbrum peaks in Pakistan and is the second highest in

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