Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, Second Ascent

Publication Year: 1971.

Dhaulagiri, Second Ascent. A 12-man expedition from Doshisha University, led by Tokufu Ota and Shoji Imanari, made the second ascent of Dhaulagiri (26,795 feet). From Camp VI at 25,600 feet on the Swiss northeast-ridge route of 1960, Tetsuji Kawada and the Sherpa Lhakpa Tenzing reached the summit on October 20.