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Chogorì: the great mountain
K2, the most difficult 8000m peak
The Baltoro glacier as revealed by the Duca degli Abruzzi expedition findings
Height
8611m - 28250 feet
Second highest mountain in the world

Position
76° 31' latitude: East
35° 53' longitude: North
Region: Karakorum
Country: Pakistan - China

First Ascent
Lino Lacedelli and Achille Compagnoni, 31-07-1954 with the Italian expedition led by Aredito Desio and organised by the Italian Alpine Club.
NEWS
03-08-2004
The Scoiattoli return home
31-07-2004
Preparations are underway to leave K2 BC
30-07-2004
Brief comments, times and photos about the 6 Scoiattoli who reached he summit of K2
30-07-2004
Mario Lacedelli and Luciano Zardini at Base Camp!
29-07-2004
Mario Lacedelli and Luciano Zardini at Camp 2
WEATHER
27-07-2004
A weak ridge is situated over Afghanistan. It may at times affect the K2-area during the first days giving only risk of occasional showers. Then it seems to become more unsettled with frequent showers due to lows over Kashmir and Tibet.

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