Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Txikon to Everest C2 & K2 Climbing + Ventana Double Cone (Calif) + Ben Nevis UK + SG Rescued Hiker's Own Words

Txikon to Camp 2 on Everest..At K2 climbing begins. Nanga awaits the right window - Montagna.tv. Stefan Nestler and Alan Arnette
Return to Ventana. Ventana Double Cane (California) - Trip report with pictures by Leor Pantilat
Ben Nevis - Never forget the first time - Winter climb by Nick Bullock
Details of the San Gorgonio rescued hiker in her own words


http://www.montagna.tv/cms/117782/txikon-a-campo-2-sulleverest-al-k2-il-vento-rallenta-i-polacchi-al-nanga-si-attende-la-finestra-giusta/       -- Txikon to Camp 2 on Everest. At K2 the wind slows down the Poles. A1 Nanga awaits the right window. English translation available    
http://blogs.dw.com/adventuresports/camp-2-reached-on-everest-storm-on-k2-and-nanga-parbat/-- Stefan Nestler 
http://www.alanarnette.com/blog/2018/01/15/everest-2018-welcome-to-everest-2018-coverage/ -- Alan Arnette
http://www.alanarnette.com/blog/2018/01/16/k2-and-everest-winter-efforts-begin-climbing/ -- K2 and Everest Winter Efforts Begin Climbing






https://pantilat.wordpress.com/2018/01/15/return-to-ventana-double-cone/  -- Leor Pantilat  -- California -- Return to Ventana Double Cone - 4853 feet - East of Big Sur, California





http://nickbullock-climber.co.uk/2018/01/16/never-forget-the-first-time/ -- Nick Bullock -- Scotland -- Ben Nevis - Never forget the first time


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https://mysangrescue.blogspot.com/2018/01/my-san-g-rescue-jan-6th-7th-2018.html-- Details of the San Gorgonio rescue by the thankful rescued hiker-- Details of the San Gorgonio rescue by the thankful rescued hiker

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Polish Winter K2 Expedition Update + Mt Baldy via Register Ridge + Hiker Rescued From San Gorgonio + Everest Teams to C2

Winter National Expedition to K2. See the first photos. English translation available
Mt Baldy and Harwood via the Register Ridge by Meetup.com - Adventures Unlinited - Photos
Lost and afraid atop Mt San Gorgonio - Hiker rescued by helicopter at the waterfalls
Everest teams on the way to C2 - Winter 2018 Everest - from Altitude Pakistan and Alan Arnette

http://www.tvp.info/35592160/zimowa-narodowa-wyprawa-na-k2-zobacz-pierwsze-zdjecia-galeria -- Winter National Expedition to K2. See the first photos
Polish climbers are already in the base near K2, from where they will set off to conquer this unconquered mountain in winter. At the end of December, they flew from Warsaw to Islamabad, and then to Skard. They went to Askole by car. From there, a caravan going by the Baltoro glacier started a few days. See unpublished photos from travel and bases.




https://www.meetup.com/Adventurers-Unlimited/photos/28477361/     --  Baldy via Register Ridge photos



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https://www.pe.com/2018/01/13/rescued-hiker-will-never-forget-her-night-lost-on-san-gorgonio-mountain/     -- Hiker rescued from Mt San Gorgonio


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https://altitudepakistan.blogspot.com/2018/01/winter-2018-everest-teams-on-way-to-c2.html  --  Everest teams on the way to C2

http://www.alanarnette.com/blog/2018/01/15/everest-2018-welcome-to-everest-2018-coverage/ -- Alan Arnette -- Everest Coverage Update

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

K2 & Everest Winter Efforts + Rainbow Mountain Peru Video + Missing Hiker Found Alive + Aconcagua Team Jan 13

K2 and Everest winter efforts gets serious and a death - Update by Alan Arnette on his blog
Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca in Peru Video from Facebook
Hiker Roger Dannen, missing in the Indian Canyons since Wednesday, found alive
Meet the January 13th Aconcagua team - ftom MountainTrip.com

http://www.alanarnette.com/blog/2018/01/12/k2-and-everest-winter-efforts-gets-serious-and-a-death/ -- Alan Arnette -- K2 and Everest Winter Efforts Get Serious and a Death




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http://www.desertsun.com/story/news/2018/01/11/rescue-crews-looking-hiker-missing-since-wednesday-palm-springs-trail/1026041001/  --  Hiker Roger Dannen, missing in the Indian Canyons since wednesday, found alive

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https://mountaintrip.com/trip-reports/january-13-aconcagua-meet-the-climbers/  --  New Aconcagua Team



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Friday, January 12, 2018

Alex Txikon Everest Update C1 + Mt Lobuche East Fatality + Slesse's Navigator Wall ( N Cascades) +

Alex Txikon and his team have equipped the Icefall and reached Everest Camp 1 - Desnivel - Nestler
Austrian alpinist found dead on Mt Lobuche East in Nepal - Himalayan Times and Nepal Mtn News
Good conditions result in new winter ascents of Slesse's Navigator Wall and satellite peaks


http://www.desnivel.com/expediciones/alpinistas/alex-txikon-y-su-equipo-han-equipado-la-cascada-de-hielo-y-alcanzado-el-campo-1-del-everest -- Alex Txikon and his team have equipped the Icefall and reached Everest Camp 1 -- English translation available
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