American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Api, Northwest Ridge

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1992

Api, Northwest Ridge. An expedition of five South Koreans was led by Lee Thea-Yeon. On May 27, Son Dong-Su, Pemba Tshering Sherpa and Pasang Gyalbo Sherpa completed the fifth ascent of Api (7132 meters, 23,399 feet), climbing the northwest ridge.

Elizabeth Hawley

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