American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, India, Panch Chuli

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1954

Panch Chuli. P. W. Nikore, the leader of an Indian expedition on 27 May 1953 claims to have climbed Panch Chuli (22,255 ft.) in Garhwal in a two-day ascent from his high camp. The Scots had failed in 1950 and the Germans in 1951 on this mountain. Doubts that the summit was reached continue to be reported from Indian sources.

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