The K2 NW ridge Kazakhstan
expedition is on! Chuck Boyd leads the expedition that includes among
others 2 time Everest Summiter Dave Watson. The news: Dave and Chuck are
in an Internet cafe in Skardu right now. Tomorrow morning they head off to
Askole and the trip to base camp..
More on Chuck: Chuck is expedition leader and veteran of 2
Karakoram expeditions including the frist ascent of Shipton Spire via the
Baltese Falcon. Chuck is a certifed guide AMGA and an owner of a guide
Much more on these climbers soon...
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