American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Africa, Kenya, Mount Kenya

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  • Publication Year: 1993

Mount Kenya, Diamond Buttress, 1991. A probable new route on the 500-meter-high rocky south face of Batian, the highest summit of Mount Kenya, was climbed on December 19, 1991 by Bulgarians Ivan Maslarov and NikolaiPetkov. They ascended a 15-pitch high-quality route to the left of the Diamond Buttress Direct, which it joined in the upper part (UIAA VII, VII+ , A2).

Józef Nyka, Editor, Taternik, Poland

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