Spantik 2012 pics

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Spantik 2012 pics

by radson » Sun Aug 26, 2012 2:39 am

Hi Guys,

Greetings from Skardu. Just got around to putting up some pics of what we were doing over August.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/radson/sets/72157631234536408/with/7858094532/

Had an awesome time and the weather was reasonably co-operative but very very deep snow in places.

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Avi on the corniced ridge above C2 by radson1, on Flickr

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The plateau prior to the summit ridge by radson1, on Flickr

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Avi at the start of the summit ridge by radson1, on Flickr

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by astrobassman » Sun Aug 26, 2012 3:18 am

Amazing pictures. Thanks for posting. Spantik looks like an incredible mountain.

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by sharperblue » Sun Aug 26, 2012 3:38 am

dang those are gorgeous shots of a stunning range - nice work! trip report, pretty please with a cornice on top?

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by radson » Sun Aug 26, 2012 5:28 am

Thanks Guys,

The TR which may or may not be untitled 'Snow Falling on Sirdars' will be composed as soon as I hit ISB. Currently waiting on a PAF Hercules to pick up us stranded tourists in Skardu.

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by sharperblue » Sun Aug 26, 2012 5:57 pm

radson wrote:Thanks Guys,

The TR which may or may not be untitled 'Snow Falling on Sirdars' will be composed as soon as I hit ISB. Currently waiting on a PAF Hercules to pick up us stranded tourists in Skardu.


hahahHa! nice name! keep it! if they let you, take pics of the Hercules return trip too - that's cool stuff

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by radson » Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:55 am

I soo wanted to catch the Herky Bird but we ended up getting a lame PIA 737. This was still very cool. as we were expecting a 30 hour mini bus ride.

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by lsheen » Mon Sep 03, 2012 2:37 pm



GREAT TR... thanks for posting! LOVE to see a TR and photos from Broad Peak, too!

Safe trip home,

Big Lew

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by radson » Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:56 am

lsheen wrote:


GREAT TR... thanks for posting! LOVE to see a TR and photos from Broad Peak, too!

Safe trip home,

Big Lew


OK, as per your request. I have put up the Broad Peak Dispatches

http://www.summitpost.org/something-steep-this-way-comes/814539

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by passionateClimber » Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:41 am

thanks for the TR.

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by Karrar Haidri » Sun Nov 25, 2012 4:34 pm

Spectacular imagery of a beautiful mountain. Thanks so much for sharing them with us all! Greetings from Skardu Baltistan.

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by Tools_Incoming » Sun Nov 25, 2012 5:56 pm

Absolutely stunning!

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by ScottyP » Wed Nov 28, 2012 2:22 am

Nice work

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Re: Spantik 2012 pics

by aaporik » Sat Dec 15, 2012 3:26 pm

Great pics thanks for Sharing.


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