Winter expedition to Nanga Parbat 2011/2012: Simone and Urubko Acclimatize at Camp 3 – 6600m.

Story: Simone Moro / Denis Urubko
Photos: Matteo Zanga

  Nanga Parbat 2011_2012: Simone and Urubko Acclimatize at Camp 3

The North Face Athletes, Simone and Denis, are still in very good shape and the weather is very favourable. This is very positive for their acclimatization.

In a direct message from Simone from Camp 3 – 6600 meters, he said:

“The weather is still favourable so tomorrow we will try to climb up even further. We think we can reach 7100 meters or even more if we manage. Afterwards we will come back to basecamp to fully recover. “

While the boys are up at camp 3, the Matteo (The Team Photographer) and the Pakistan crew are at base camp.

Here are some photos from the base camp kitchen.

* Source : – http://www.thenorthfacejournal.com/simone-and-urubko-acclimatize-at-camp-3-6600m/

* Related Links : – winter-expedition

** Previous story :

Pakistan wrap-up: climbers push altitude through winter storm.

Winter Pakistan: Russians rebuild C1 and C2 in blizzard, GI teams in BC.

Winter Pakistan: Evacuation On K2, C2 On Nanga Parbat.

Winter Climb Update: Teams Reach Gasherbrum BC.

Winter Pakistan: K2 hurricane story in pictures.

Winter 2011-12 Pakistan teams

Simone Moro blog
Denis Urubko blog
Matteo Zanga blog
Russian K2 winter expedition
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Polish GI winter team
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Gerfried Göschl
Carlos Suarez blog

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