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  Jean-Christophe Lafaille: Makalu 2004


Dispatch One: Jean-Christophe Lafaille plans to climb virgin slope, the Northern slope of Makalu without oxygen and alone

Jean-Christophe Lafaille: Makalu 2004 Dispatch Two, Three and Four...

Jean-Christophe begins his trek to the base camp of Makalu and I am in Kathmandu

Jean-Christophe Lafaille: Makalu 2004 Update 4/23/2004

Update: He has installed the advanced base camp around 5650 meters of altitude last Friday (on April 23) and slept at this camp.

Update: Jean-Christophe thus remained at the base camp in order to rest as forecasted. Yesterday, Wednesday April 28th , he went to the advanced base camp in order to make another deposit of food to hold approximately a week at this camp as from tomorrow Friday.

Update: News from May 3rd 2004

Update: making progress

Update: News from May 9th, 2004

Update: Jean-Christophe leaves Makaluís base camp, in order to start the complete ascent, alone, opening a new way on a virgin slope and, of course, without oxygen

Update: Jean Christophe, exhausted, tired has been forced to stop his ascent to the Makalu's summit this night.

Jean-Christophe Lafaille: Makalu 2004 Update

Jean-Christophe Lafaille: Makalu 2004 with photos

Jean-Christophe Lafaille: Makalu photo show 1

Jean-Christophe Lafaille: Report of the expedition of Jean-Christophe Lafaille to the MAKALU Tibetan slope

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