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Summit of Wedge Peak, dawn
The summit of Wedge Peak shines in the first light of morning.
Taken from Pangpema, November, 1998.
Peak 5950 is located directly north across the Kangchenjunga Glacier from Wedge Peak.
SP member Bor has provided a link to an expedition that made an ascent of this magnificent peak.


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ScottGreat series


Voted 10/10

All your shots are fantastic. Such a beautiful place, Nepal.
Posted May 12, 2005 11:02 am

mfox79five stars


Voted 10/10

That has to be on the top ten photo's I have seen on this site. truly awesome
Posted May 18, 2005 11:57 pm

NelsonRe: five stars


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Thanks very much guys. The mountain did most of the work. I just had to get up early, something I always try to do in a special place like this, whether taking photos or not.
Posted May 19, 2005 9:13 am

desainmeRe: five stars


Voted 10/10

I assume you intend to put images of this caliber in the calendar. Inspiring!
Posted May 19, 2005 5:51 pm



Hasn't voted

Thanks. Is there going to be an SP calendar?! Now there's an idea...

Actually, I am currently working with these folks to get two images into their 2006 calendar. One was a prior SP Photo of the Week. The other was the one I asked about the foreground shrubs in the General board.

But there is certainly enough good stuff on SP to produce an OUTSTANDING calendar!

Posted May 19, 2005 6:53 pm

Tomek LodowyGorgeous !!!

Tomek Lodowy

Voted 10/10

Another wonderful shot Nelson !
Posted May 12, 2005 11:06 am



Voted 10/10

This is an absolute beautiful picture.

Posted May 12, 2005 1:46 pm

NelsonRe: congratulations


Hasn't voted

Thanks very much. Since you have been to this region you know photos don't do it justice, so I appreciate your words.
Posted May 13, 2005 6:57 pm

NelsonRe: 5 Stars!


Hasn't voted

Thanks JB, much appreciated. The beauty of the mountain made it easy - I just had to wake up and crawl out of the tent early!
Posted May 14, 2005 10:01 am



Voted 10/10

What a contrast and what a figure out of the dark, an angelic appearance, 5* shot Nelson!
Posted May 12, 2005 1:58 pm

NelsonRe: Dreamy


Hasn't voted

Thanks! My friend and I who crawled out of our tents early were very happy that we did!
Posted May 13, 2005 7:04 pm

BorA useful information!


Voted 10/10

Nelson on the page of Peak 5950 I have writtenyou below the rating comments some information about Wedge Peak.

Nice photo!

I was very suprised when I saw it!
Posted May 12, 2005 4:22 pm



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Very nice photo!
Posted May 18, 2005 11:59 am

Antonio GianiGrande!

Antonio Giani

Voted 10/10

Grande immagine

Posted May 18, 2005 2:18 pm

IdahoKidWell Deserved!


Hasn't voted

Photo of the week! Best I've seen in a while.

Posted May 18, 2005 2:51 pm

JodyLangfordDarn it!


Voted 10/10

You beat mine out for POTW.:)

Outstanding shot! Nice work. Composition is perfect.
Posted May 18, 2005 6:09 pm

Charlesgreat stuff


Hasn't voted

Great shot, thanks for posting it!

Posted May 19, 2005 10:58 am

NelsonRe: great stuff


Hasn't voted

My pleasure Charles, glad you enjoyed it.
Posted May 20, 2005 10:17 am

WildMan21This shot made my day!


Voted 10/10

Congrats on photo of the week. It was a well-deserving picture, an incredible shot, and after a long day at work, it made my day. Godspeed. Ty
Posted May 19, 2005 11:53 pm

NelsonRe: This shot made my day!


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Thanks very much for the kind words. I was lucky to be there to see it in person, and glad to share that with you through the picture. Take care.
Posted May 20, 2005 10:00 am

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