Manaslu expedition

ManasluDeparture for Manaslu is August 27th, 2014 to around the end of October. I’ll be climbing the Northeast ridge and buying onto a large Chinese team for my permit. As in previous expeditions I’ll be climbing solo without supplemental oxygen or Sherpa support.

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Manaslu, also known as Kutang is the eighth highest mountain in the world, and is located in the Mansiri Himal, part of the Nepalese Himalayas, in the west-central part of Nepal.

Elevation: 26,759′ (8,156 m)

First ascent: May 9, 1956

Prominence: 10,144′ (3,092 m)

First ascenders: Gyalzen Norbu, Artur Hajzer, Toshio Imanishi

Follow along with real-time updates during the expedition!

Starting the 29th of August!

3 responses to “Manaslu expedition

  1. Hi Alex
    Great to see you briefly at Base Camp.
    Fun to catch up
    Good luck on your next adventure
    I will be following you
    Jim

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