American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, Illegal Ascent

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  • Publication Year: 1988

Cho Oyu, Illegal Ascent. Two Polish climbers, Tadeusz Karolczak and Aleksander Lwow, made an unauthorized climb of Cho Oyu, reaching the summit on September 30. They climbed the northwest face after crossing into Tibet from Nepal.

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