Annapurna summit as seen from BC this evening. Strong wind sweeps the upper slopes.
Final Summit-Bid is Underway on Annapurna, Majority of Climbers Retreat

Posted: Apr 15, 2016 07:00 pm EDT

(By Raheel Adnan) Summit window on Annapurna didn’t prove to be as auspicious as some of the climbers have been hoping for. Strong wind continues to blow up the mountain, as majority of summit push teams decided to retreat from C3 and C2, today. A few climbers, nonetheless, climbed to C4 and are launching the final summit-bid tonight.

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