K2 2004 - 50 years later
K2 south: a day's rest due to bad weather:
After several days of intense climbing activity and given
the very bad current weather situation, our team allows themselves a morning
to relax. "The mountain seems to be accessible as far as reaching the height
quotas is concerned, but we can certainly perceive the possible weather
difficulties higher up," explains Gianprietro Verza.
"This morning I went all the way to the spur under the Magic
Line. It was very beautiful!" explains Serafino Ripamonti, "But given
the weather conditions in general, this is a good time to reorganize our
Reaching camp III in the past few days is an important step
for the team, who plans to depart to try again as soon as
the weather conditions stabilize.
copyright Italian expedition Everest/K2 2004 expedition
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