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Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent

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  • Publication Year: 1989

Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent. The summit of Langtang Lirung (7234 meters, 23,734 feet) was reached for the ninth time when Japanese leader Akitsugu Nishimura, Pang Nima Sherpa and Ang Kazi Sherpa got to the top via the southeast ridge on December 11.

Elizabeth Hawley

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