American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Pakistan, Falak Sar, Swat Kohistan

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  • Publication Year: 1971

Falak Sar, Swat Kohistan. After the Meijo University expedition (Kohtaro Ohyama, Yutaka Arita, Munechika Sawada, Yamamasa Ueno and Hironari Hirabayashi) had climbed Mir Samir in Afghanistan, they went through Kalam and Matiltan to the Falak Sar valley, where they established Base Camp at 12,800 feet on August 7. From camp at 16,000 feet, Sawada and Ueno climbed Falak Sar (19,417 feet) on August 19, a climb which has already been made a number of times.

ICHIRO Yoshizawa, A.A.C. and Japanese Alpine Club

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