Karim Shah, an experienced mountaineer
and friend of Urubko, described the attempt as 'very risky'.
He said the lady mountaineer
will soon be shifted to Islamabad.
GILGIT -- A team of 13 Polish mountaineers
who are on an expedition these days to scale K2 a task no one has so far accomplished in winter reached the K2 base camp on Wednesday evening, according to the last satellite message received from its team leader.
The last Mount Everest expedition by the Navy was conducted in 2004 under the leadership of Cdr Satyabrata Dam and five Naval mountaineer
summited the peak.
Hassan Sadpara was the first Pakistani mountaineer
who climbed six high mountains, including the world highest peak Everest, K2, Gasherbrum I, Gasherbrum II, Nanga Parbat and Broad Peak.
Boyes and Mackenzie's chapter on conceptualizations of wilderness provides a good consolidation of many dominant Western ways in which some mountaineers
and mountaineering tourists might understand landscapes as wilderness.
Major Javed Akhtar Khan was an expert mountaineer
and became first Pakistani to summit a "major" peak, when he reached atop Masherbrum (7821 metres), also called K1, on July 8th, 1960.
As part of the anniversary celebrations, Rocky Mountaineer
and Barrhead Travel invite you to discover the awe-inspiring scenery of the Pacific Northwest and the majestic Canadian Rockies for less, with the Stay & Play offer.
31 July 2014 - US-based energy company PDC Energy Inc (NASDAQ:PDCE) has signed a deal to sell its 50% stake in natural gas explorer PDC Mountaineer
LLC to local oil and gas exploration and production company Mountaineer
Keystone Energy LLC in a deal worth some USD250m (EUR186.
15) Basic or advanced mountaineer
and Ranger-qualified Soldiers are trained in the proper use of the equipment included in the kits and its employment to traverse otherwise inaccessible mountainous terrain.
GuestLogix will continue to work closely with Rocky Mountaineer
to ensure a smooth deployment, and we warmly welcome this luxury rail operator into our growing rail customer base.
Century Travel's new partnership with Rocky Mountaineer
will provide travellers in the region the chance to experience something truly special--a luxurious train trip through the Canadian Rockies," said Daniel Essex, managing director of Century Travel.