American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1975

Himalchuli. The 16-man Aoyama Gakuin University Expedition to Himalchuli (25,895 feet) was led by Khiro Koribayashi. The Japanese established Camp V at 22,300 feet on the east ridge and on October 23 got to 23,125 feet, but abandoned the attempt because of increasing snowfall and high winds.

Michael Cheney, Himalayan Club

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