American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Kanjiroba

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1975

Kanjiroba. A Japanese expedition from Yamagata University made a successful ascent of Kanjiroba (22,583 feet) by a new route, the south face to the east ridge. The summit was reached on April 26 by Morishige Makano, Akisha Shiraishi and the sirdar Annu Sherpa and on April 29 by Eiji Kamei, leader, Kachio Ito, Akiyoshi Sakurada and Maori Ohtake.

Michael Cheney, Himalayan Club

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