American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa Winter Ascent

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  • Publication Year: 1992

Dorje Lhakpa Winter Ascent. A South Korean expedition succeeded in making the seventh ascent of Dorje Lhakpa (6966 meters, 22,854 feet) and did it in the winter. They climbed the west ridge. On December 16, leader Song Ki-Bo, Jung Woo-Chang and Ang Kami Sherpa reached the summit.

Elizabeth Hawley

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