team climb Mt. Himlung
member team of the Belgian Himlung Expedition 2003 along with two Sherpa
successfully climbed 7126 meter high Mt. Himlung on November 22, 2003. Those
who climbed Mt. Himlung are Mr. Day Aerts (29 yrs), Ms. Christel De Bie (32
yrs), Mr. Geert Stoffelen (41yrs), Mr. Johan Van Damme (43 yrs), Mr. Yannic
Alley (37 yrs), Mr. Herman Herremans (50 yrs), Mr. Man Bahadur Tamang and Mr.
Tshering Thandu Sherpa.
member expedition was led by Mr. Kris Vanteenkiste who is an engineer by
profession. The team was given a sixty day permit from November 4, 2003 to
climb Mt. Himlung from normal route. Source Bikrum Pandey and the Ministry of
Tourism. Bikrum's newest web
site is here.
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