Navigation in the icefall

Navigation in the icefall

A climber on the normal route, walking on huge bridges in between crevasses. Altitude about 5850m. Muztagh Ata's icefall has a reputation of being free from crevasse danger. Most of the crevasses are large, open and easy to spot but there are hidden ones as well.
on Sep 8, 2006 11:31 am
Image Type(s): Alpine Climbing
Image ID: 224001


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pvangeenen - Sep 8, 2006 12:29 pm - Voted 10/10


Great photo Corax, would have loved to see more back country because there's a beautifull contrast with foreground.

tfs pierre.


Corax - Sep 8, 2006 12:37 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: wow

Here's one photo with more back country.
I couldn't resist to have a look around in my photo collection for some more of that kind, so I submitted one more from the icfall.


turistoalpinista - Sep 9, 2006 8:56 am - Voted 10/10

What an ambient!

Great photo!
Your pages about Muztagh Ata are perfect.
Thank you for posting!


Corax - Sep 10, 2006 6:56 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: What an ambient!

Thanks turistoalpinista!
Muztagh Ata is one of the more famous mountains in Asia and therefore I thought it deserved a page with a lot of info.

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