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Photo of 2013 summit day on Kangchenjunga; Climbers were at around 8200m by 08:30AM, but some of them summited as late as 6:00PM.
courtesy Carlos Soria, SOURCE
Makalu
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Kangchenjunga's NW Face. Red: 1979 British route. Blue: Proposed new route
courtesy Denis Urubko, SOURCE

Spring 2014 Climbing Season Kicks Off

Posted: Mar 28, 2014 07:43 pm EDT

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(By Raheel Adnan) We are now formally into spring season and the climbers have already started reaching Kathmandu for pre-monsoon climbing. Everest and Lhotse will be busy mountains, expeditions to Annapurna and Makalu have also been announced, whereas Kanchenjunga will also be the centre of attention, this spring. Kangchenjunga North Denis Urubko, Alex Txikon, Adam Bielecki and Artem Brown will attempt a new route on Kangchenjunga Northwest Face in alpine style. The project is conceived by Denis Urubko. Last year, Denis...

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