American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Kangdungmar

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1993

Kangdungmar. An Italian expedition visited the Kingdom of Mustang and climbed in the Thingar region. Their objective was the highest mountain in the region, Kangdungmar. [The first ascent had been made in 1953 by Austrian Herbert Tichy.] On August 13, Mauro Dell'Amico and Andrea Zini climbed the mountain via the east ridge despite unsettled weather. Other members of the party were Andrea Cocconi, Giuliana Iott, Mauro Sant and Marco Zuccardi.

Józef Nyka, Editor, Taternik, Poland

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