American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Pakistan, Lawa Brakk

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1990

Lawa Brakk. A British Metropolitan Police expedition was led by Gordon A. Briggs. On July 29, after a seven-day climb, Arthur Collins, Lew Hardy, Steven Sands, Philip Solt, Peter Stapely and Paul Vardon reached the summit of Lawa Brakk or Snow Lake Peak (6590 meters, 21,621 feet). They climbed the west ridge. A 6000-meter peak at the head of the glacier south of Cornice Peak was climbed on July 29 by Mark Deith, John Wakefield and Tony Walkenden.

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