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A Hanging Miner via Hugh Brown
An insight into the Gemstone Mining in Pakistan
Gemstone mining in Pakistan dates back to the ancient times when the caravans travelling through the Silk Route bartered goods
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K2 seen from Gondogoro La Pass
Mountaineering’s Last Great Frontier: K2 to receive truckloads of expeditions this winter
Standing tall and unimpressed, calling out mankind for one last great fight-K2 has remained the only 8000er in the world
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Steve Swenson
Steve Swenson and team scale the elusive Link Sar deep in the Eastern Karakoram
While the rest of the world followed the star-studded-glamour climb of the prestigious K2, there was a silent bunch of
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Carla perez on K2
K2 summons Pros to the top-screens rookies
K2 is known to set its own rules in the beginning of every climbing season, allowing only a handful of
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Cimenti Cassardo
Italian climber Francesco Cassardo finally evacuated by Pakistan Army Aviation
As per the latest reports, Pakistani Rescue Helicopters have evacuated Italian Climber Francesco Cassardo from Camp-1 of 6955m high Gasherbrum-Vꓲꓲ.
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“Even dreams expire” Italian Ace Simone Moro hints at a possible attempt of K2 in winters
PC: Alessandro Filippini ​Top winter mountaineer in the world, Italian Simone Moro has hinted a possible attempt of the last
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K2 Base Camp Tour
Winter climbing in Pakistan returns to the fore with K2 and Nanga back in the picture
Two climbing permits have been issued for K2 in winters 2018-19 while one permit, reportedly, is pending for Nanga Parbat.
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Historic Ganish Settlement
Steadfast Ganishkuz of the ancient Ganish Village of Hunza
​Another few hundred meters towards north from the central Karimabad in Hunza, lays the ancient and mesmerizing Ganish Village- humble
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Explorers Lounge Guest house effectively catering to the needs of tourists in Islamabad
Although the tourist season is likely to kick start full throttle after the holy month of Ramadan, the first two
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Backcountry Pakistan: 10 Great Tips to camp in the wilderness totally self-sufficient for days
An outdoor excursion in the wilderness not only gives you the much needed break but it also resets the natural
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Bucket List 2018: Top Ten least explored and heavenly places in Pakistan
The sickening work schedules and grueling corporate culture delivers a devastating blow to the mind and spirits of those who
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K2 stands Invincible: Polish Expedition calls it a day
Polish Expedition Leader Kryzsztof Wielecki has announced the logical conclusion to this year’s Polish Expedition to K2 citing dangerous conditions
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Denis the Menace: Quits Expedition after failed solo attempt on K2
Denis in Base Camp Afternoon Feb 26 Courtesy: TVN24.pl Heeding to his highly developed mountaineering instincts, Denis Urubko decided to
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Dennis
Denis Pushes ahead with his Solo attempt on K2, rejects contact with Base
​Setting off on his solo bid on Saturday, February 24th, Denis has made no contact with the base even after
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Dennis
Defiant Denis quits Polish Expedition for a solo attempt of K2
Denis Urubko at 6200m on K2 After series of complains about the Polish Expedition that he has been part of,
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