American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Nuptse Attempt

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  • Publication Year: 1988

Nuptse Attempt. On October 10, after four bivouacs, the two members, Italians Enrico Rosso and Fabrizio Manoni, reached 6700 meters on the south spur of Nuptse, previously attempted twice by Jeff Lowe. They abandoned the climb because of bad snow conditions.

Michael J. Cheney, Himalayan Club, and Elizabeth Hawley

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