American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Southwest Face Solo

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  • Publication Year: 1989

Annapurna Dakshin Southwest Face Solo. Italian Luca Tessarin climbed solo the 2000-meter-high southwest face of Annapurna Dakshin by a new route which was mostly 50° to 55° ice with two short vertical sections and 100 meters of UIAA Grade III to IV rock. The final push started on August 16 and the top was reached on the 18th.

Józef Nyka, Editor, Taternik, Poland

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