American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Various Ascents

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  • Publication Year: 1997

Cordillera Real, Various Ascents. It was reported that in September, 1995, the French team of Michèle Vegezzi, J.P. Boulangié and Yves Astier climbed Cerro Khunu (5458 m) via a large 300- meter couloir on the southeast face, encountering ice and mixed climbing up to 60 degrees. They also made the first ascent of a five-pitch ice fall on Cerro Wajra Apacheta (5600 m) on the left bank of the glacier. (Vertical)

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