P6302m - North Face

P6302m - North Face

P6302m is located on the east ridge leading to Kaluxung South Summit. Its impressive and almost vertical North face can be seen at the turn off for Noijin Kangsang Base Camp.

(Central Tibet - Karo La Group - 16 October 2008)

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Tomek Lodowy

Tomek Lodowy - Dec 21, 2008 2:29 am - Voted 10/10

Pure beauty!

really amazing...

Tomek

Bruno

Bruno - Dec 21, 2008 8:47 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Pure beauty!

Thanks Tomek.

One year ago, I stood at the same location at the sunrise, and remained totally hypnotized by this face.

This shot was taken almost one year later during daytime, when I was back in the area.

Griffiths

Griffiths - Dec 21, 2008 4:02 am - Voted 10/10

wow

that's an impressive face

Bruno

Bruno - Dec 21, 2008 9:51 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: wow

Indeed, it is an impressive wall!

I guess the face is just unclimable, with rotten rock and loose snow. The ridge would already be quite challenging!
Cheers, Bruno

saddlestradler

saddlestradler - Dec 22, 2008 4:46 pm - Hasn't voted

timing...

It is just for reasons like this that it takes me so long to climb anything..always stopping and stairing at beautiful points along the way. What were you on your way to? Terrific shot...

Bruno

Bruno - Jan 11, 2009 4:21 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: timing...

With the risk to decieve you, when I took this shot I was just on my way home between Lhasa and Shigatse...

But around one year earlier, I took almost the same picture while on my way to Mt Qunyang in the Noijin Kangsang massif.

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