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FS: Brand new LS Baruntse Shell w/ Palau liner from Scarpa8K

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FS: Brand new LS Baruntse Shell w/ Palau liner from Scarpa8K

This classified forum doesn't seem to be very active, but figured I'd try my luck here anyway. In trying to find the perfect combination of boot and fit for an upcoming trip, I bought a pair of Scarpa Phantom ...

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on Fri Jan 20, 2017 8:44 am
 

Kurt Wedberg's SMI Aconcagua 2017 team just summited

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Kurt Wedberg's SMI Aconcagua 2017 team just summited

http://sierramountaineering.com/smis-ac ... he-summit/

https://www.facebook.com/kurt.wedberg (log in)

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on Thu Jan 19, 2017 5:10 pm
 

Broad peak from China

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Broad peak from China

Hello folks,

Seems like I won't be able to climb Broad Peak from Pakistan. See thread here: broad-peak-permit-issues-for-people-of-indian-origin-t81618.html

Climbing from China is a possibility. An expedition in 1992 climbed the central summit but not the main summit from China. So ...

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on Thu Jan 19, 2017 3:12 pm
 

Inconsistency with prominence on peak lists?

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Inconsistency with prominence on peak lists?

I will preface this by saying that the only list I have completed is the Adirondack 46 and that list is a total mess. Nominally it represents the 46 highest peaks (over 4000') in the Adirondacks, however at least four of the peaks are ...

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on Thu Jan 19, 2017 3:54 am
 

Single v. Double Boots

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Single v. Double Boots

A buddy and I are going to be spending about 7 days on the Emmons side/Camp Curtis area this June conducting glacier "research" (grad school side project stuff). Probably will wrap up with a summit shot. We'll have to make two trips to haul food and ...

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on Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:57 am
 

Sleeping Bag Ratings

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Sleeping Bag Ratings

This is basically a question about EN vs. traditional sleeping bag temperature ratings and about the suitability of a particular choice.

I am trying to come up with the perfect winter sleeping bag. I sleep normal to cold. The two trips I have planned are Mt. Morrison ...

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on Tue Jan 17, 2017 4:05 pm
 

Broad peak permit issues for people of Indian origin

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Broad peak permit issues for people of Indian origin

Hi,
I found an American group that was planning to do Broad peak + K2 this year (2017) on this forum who were using the same logistics company I was in touch with for over a year. After I confirmed the ...

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on Mon Jan 16, 2017 3:22 pm
 

Elbrus Expedition

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Elbrus Expedition

My son and I are looking for 4 climbers for the north-west face of Elbrus from June 14th to the 25th. The climb, (with guide) and logistics are taken care of by New Route (a very reliable agency that I have already climbed with). Three tent camps at ...

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Post by marjenn
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on Sun Jan 15, 2017 1:14 pm
 

Happy 94th Birthday Fred Beckey!

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Happy 94th Birthday Fred Beckey!

Happy Birthday Beckey!
Not that he will view SummitPost or this thread. He isn't one to make a big deal out of birthdays.
Well, it is a big deal. So many decades of first ascents, exploring new areas, writing guidebooks and documenting mountaineering history. The ...

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on Sat Jan 14, 2017 8:58 pm
 
 

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