Pierson: Murph goes to K2: The best K2 video on the planet:
Fabrizio Zangrilli plans to lead an International team of
climbers to K2 this summer working with Asghar Ali Porik. Fabrizio tells us
the " Team going to the Abruzzi has space on the permit looking from 2- 4
climbers. The price is $4750, which includes everything unguided of course
except fixed rope, high altitude gas, food, tents, oxygen & porters. Arriving
in Islamabad June 01. Please contact for details.
Fabrizio Zangrilli was part of the succesful International
2000 K2 Expedition led by Gary Pfisterer that placed 6
climbers on the top, without the use of Sherpas or oxygen.
Pierson who summited in 2000 plans to return with Fabrizio for a try
at a second summit of K2...
Asghar Ali Porik also has a GI Expedition confirmed.
Schedule arriving on 14 June 2005 is Islamabad, limited number of climber
needed to join. Our price for GI expedition is 3800 US dollars per person all
inclusive for a ground services of 65 days from Islamabad to back Islamabad.
Hurry we have only 8 weeks left to make all arrangements if you are
For more information see:
Asghar Ali Porik
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24-Canning Road, GPO box 859, 1st Floor, Ishaq Market, Saddar,
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