American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi II

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  • Publication Year: 1988

Bhagirathi II. Japanese climbed Bhagirathi II by its east face. On October 16, leader Yoshiki Yamanaka, Masaki Hayashi, Yoko Mihara, Yuki Sato, Hitoshi Tsuge and a porter reached the summit (6512 meters, 21,364 feet) from Camp III. They had to bivouac on the summit and returned the next day.

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