The main summit of Broad Peak seen from the fore-cone. A photo taken in the summer of 2008 by Jerzy Natkański. The fore-cone was conquered in winter by Maciej Berbeka in 1988. The photo depicts the distance that he still had to go to reach the main summit.
Image by Jerzy Natkański courtesy Polish Winter Broad Peak 2012-13
The Polish made the First Winter SUMMIT on Broad Peak (updated)
Posted: Mar 05, 2013 01:55 pm EST
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(Newsdesk Update Mar 05, 2013 09:21 am EST) They did it! Maciej Berbeka, Adam Bielecki, Artur Małek, Tomasz Kowalski bagged the first Winter Broad Peak. "Summit captured between 17.30 to 18.00 local time. All four climbers of the summit team made the First Winter ascent of Broad Peak 8047m," reported Artur Hajzer, Leader of the Polish Himalayan Winter 2010 - 2015. More news will be possible when they speak to the team after arriving at Base Camp, which is scheduled for 6.03, says Artur. ...
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