Annapurna as seen from BC moraine
Annapurna Summit Push Thwarted, Climbers Back in Base Camp

Posted: Apr 16, 2016 07:00 pm EDT

(By Raheel Adnan) Weather window on Annapurna wasn’t good enough for summit, this time. A few climbers launched summit-bid from C4 (7000m) last night, but strong wind forced them to turn back at around 7400m. Everyone is safely back in BC now. While some teams are winding-up their expeditions, majority of climbers will wait for another summit window. With four camps fully equipped and route already opened till above C4, they will be having a better chance to reach the top.


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