Tuesday, March 13, 2012

First Winter Ascent of Gasherbrum 1

The first successful winter ascent of Gasherbrum 1 was completed a few days ago.  Adam Bielecki and Janusz Golab, members of a Polish team, reached the summit on March 9 without the aid of supplemental oxygen.  They followed the Japanese Route.

Here are a couple links from Alpinist, Rock and Ice, and Planet Mountain:



Planet Mountain has the most information so far:


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