American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, India–Sikkim, Kokthang

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1992

Kokthang. A 12-member team from Calcutta climbed Kokthang (6147 meters, 20,167 feet) via the northeast face from Camp II at 5425 meters. On May 12, Dipak Kumar Bose, Parijat Chowdhury and Sherpas Kami, Lhakpa Tsering and Tharchen Tsering reached the summit. The leader was Amulya Sen.

Kamal K. Guha, Editor, Himavanta, India

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