American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, India—Garhwal, Meru North

  • Climbs And Expeditions
  • Climb Year:
  • Publication Year: 1984

Meru North. An all-woman Polish expedition was led by Danuta Wach. They made the first women’s ascent, following the Japanese-Austrian route via the northeast face and north ridge. On September 8 Aneila Lukaszewska, Ewa Pankiewicz and Danuta Wach reached the summit of Meru North (6400 Meters, 20,998 feet). On September 15 Monika Niedbalska and Ewa Szczesniak repeated the ascent.

Józef Nyka, Editor, Taternik, Poland

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