American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Bhrikuti

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1993

Bhrikuti. Bertrand Doligez led a second expedition of ten French climbers to Bhrikuti (6364 meters, 20,879 feet), which completed the third ascent of the peak again by the southeast ridge. He had led another successful group there in 1991. On November 1, the summit was reached by Daniel Rossetto, Roland Hamel, Mme Martine Moron, Daniel Faveau and Gyalzen Sherpa. They were followed on November 2 by Doligez, Christian Reynaud, Mme Elisabeth Berard, Dominique Moussu, Nima Sange Sherpa and Dawa Sange Sherpa.

Elizabeth Hawley

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