Baltoro Glacier, Karakoram, Pakistan

Baltoro Glacier, Karakoram, Pakistan

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Baltoro Glacier


The Baltoro and other glaciers of the Karakoram are the largest and longest in the world outside the polar region. From its spectacular birthplace in Concordia, at the base of K-2 and the gasherbrum range, the Baltoro Glacier flows for more than 59 kilometers, a rippling, pitted, pockmarked river of ice, where great glaciers slide and slither togather before separating to go their diffrent ways. Like a proscenium, Concordia is part of the main stage of natural amphitheatre that has no equal. On every side, within a distance of 24 kilometers, rise up ten of the world's highest peaks.


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Bob Sihler

Bob Sihler - Nov 5, 2007 1:52 pm - Voted 10/10

Many great pictures

A very enjoyable album to view; thank you for posting these.


Afzal - Nov 6, 2007 6:01 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Many great pictures

Thank you very much for your nice comments on my album.
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Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Nov 15, 2008 10:27 am - Voted 10/10

A truly

unique collection of peaks!


Afzal - Nov 16, 2008 12:45 am - Hasn't voted

Re: A truly

Thank you very much for your nice comments and vote to my album.


Alberto - Sep 2, 2009 1:11 pm - Hasn't voted

Really amazing

These are realy amazing pictures!


Afzal - Sep 2, 2009 2:58 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Really amazing

Thanks for your nice comments. I am glad that you like my photos. Best regards, Afzal

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