Yala Peak, Langtrang Himal and Mardi Himal, Annapurna Group. Two climbing trips, organized by Sporthaus Schuster, went to Nepal. (There were six trips to other parts of the world.) From October 3 to 27 a group of 25 climbers was in the Langtrang Himal. Yala Peak (17,717 feet) was climbed by 17, guided by Anderl Ernst. From October 24 to November 17 a party of 26 was in the Annapurna group. Mardi Himal (17,831 feet) was climbed by 19, guided by Walter Utzmeier.
Hermann Köllensperger, Deutscher Alpenverein