American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Nuptse Attempt

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  • Publication Year: 1982

Nuptse Attempt. A four-man Scottish expedition led by Malcolm Duff attempted a new route, the west ridge, hoping to traverse from the western summit to the main summit and descend into the Western Cwm. They failed on October 10 at 22,000 feet.

Michael J. Cheney, Himalayan Club, and Elizabeth Hawley

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