American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Mentok I, Third Ascent

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  • Publication Year: 1999

Mentok I, Third Ascent. A Japanese expedition led by Susumu Sasaki made the third ascent of Mentok I (6340m). S. Sasaki, M. Kimura, W. Ueno, and Sherpa Palden reached the summit via the east ridge on August 12.

Harish Kapadia, Honorary Editor, The Himalayan Journal

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