American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Hindu Kush, Afghanistan, Razer Valley

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1973

Razer Valley. The Kyushu Dental University expedition was composed of the leader Seishiro and five others. Starting from Kabul on July 1, they got to Base Camp in the Razer valley on the 12th. P 5523 (18,121 feet) and P 5623 (18,449 feet) were climbed by all members on July 27, P 5500 (18,045 feet) by Shinichi Nakamura and Nobuhide Kuwabara on the 29th, Koh-i-Piriack South (18,793 feet) by the same climbers on the 30th, P 5521 (18,114 feet) by Kamachi, Masaru Higuchi, Kosaku Tsujihata and Ken Kanazawa on the 30th. Kuwabara repeated the last peak on the 31st. They started their return on August 4 and took the northern route through Jurm and Faizabad, reaching Kabul on the 11th.

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

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