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New Zealand Hindu Kush Expedition (Pakistan) 2014: Langua-tai-Barfi 7017m

August 10, 2014
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New Zealand Hindu Kush Expedition (Pakistan) 2014: Langua-tai-Barfi 7017m

Thankyou To start with I want to thank a number of people and organisations: Firstly, my climbing partner Chris, without whom we wouldn’t have got as high on the mountain as we did. Secondly, Abdur Razaq and Proffessor Karim Baig of Tirich Mir Travel, who provided us with unsurpassed service as our expedition support....

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Into the last week..and things are falling into place…

June 14, 2014
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Into the last week..and things are falling into place…

Its now less than a week before we leave, and things seem to be falling into place! Our visas, which required a letter of permission from the Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of the Interior, Pakistan, have finally eventuated after several weeks of...

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New Zealand Expedition to the High Hindu Kush

May 17, 2014
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New Zealand Expedition to the High Hindu Kush

Its just over a month before Chris Todd and I head off to Pakistan to potentially make the first ascent of the South Face of Langua-tai-Barfi (7016m) (above) and if all goes well, the first ascent of the South West Face of Shakawr (7076m)....

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Incubus

April 25, 2014
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In a dream I walk on a beach of anthracite, black,slick as night. A broiling sky hangs low across the breakers which flinging foam, chase shoreward with dictated and...

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On the trail of Genghis Khan: An epic journey through the land of the Nomads. Tim Cope.

April 25, 2014
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What is it about Australia that it manages to routinely pull epic adventurers out of the bag, even in this day and age? John Muir, Justin Jones and James...

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Langua-tai-Barfi and proposed route

February 21, 2014
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Langua-tai-Barfi and proposed route

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