American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Himlung Himal Attempt

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  • Publication Year: 1989

Himlung Himal Attempt. A Japanese expedition led by Hiroyuki Baba attempted to make a winter ascent of Himlung Himal by its northwest ridge. The route turned out to be extremely difficult because of the snow conditions and on December 17, they had to give up at 6650 meters.

Elizabeth Hawley

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