Climbing the south side of...

Climbing the south side of the Amphu Labsa, the difficult pass that links the Hongu and Imja Valleys. November, 2002.
Good weather and snow conditions are important before attempting to cross. There have been several fatal accidents here.
One of the Hongu Valley's elegant unnamed peaks in the background.

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Velebit

Velebit - Nov 22, 2004 6:54 pm - Voted 10/10

Amazing

Another fantastic shot Nelson!! Terraces on the glacier behind are so sweet :-)

Nelson

Nelson - Nov 23, 2004 9:11 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Amazing

Thanks Aleksandar. I was nervous in the cold darkness of 3:00 AM as we set out to cross this pass, but once out on it I totally enjoyed every minute!

Sajama

Sajama - Mar 16, 2006 11:22 am - Voted 10/10

Greetings

Greetings for the striking image. Geometry, light, shape, human factor, dark sky are probably perfect.

turistoalpinista

turistoalpinista - May 26, 2006 9:40 pm - Voted 10/10

Great scenery...

Impressive photo.Glacier is amazing and background too.cheers!TA

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