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  SummitPost - Shisha Pangma -- Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering
The Shisha Pangma is the 14th highest peak of the world, and is considered by many as one of the easiest 8000m mountains to climb.
Shisha Pangma is the highest peak in the Langtang Himal and is located almost due north of Kathmandu entirely on the Tibetan side of the Himalaya.
Shisha Pangma was the last of the 8000m peaks to be climbed.
www.summitpost.org /mountain/rock/150807/shisha-pangma.html   (0 words)

  
  Shisha Pangma - Peakware World Mountain Encyclcopedia
Shisha Pangma from the northeast, November 20, 2000.
Shisha Pangma is the fourteenth highest mountain in the world, the lowest of the 8000 meter peaks.
First climbed in 1964, Shisha Pangma was the last 8000 meter peak to be climbed.
www.peakware.com /peaks.html?pk=1004   (93 words)

  
 Dutch-Russian Shisha Pangma 2002 Expedition
To climb Mt. Shisha Pangma (8012 m) by the normal route from Tibet.
Bogomolov did the second ascent of Shisha Pangma during one expedition.
The first were Sergey Bogomolov and Vladimir Belous, who summited the most remoted top of Shisha Pangma at 10 o'clock.
www.russianclimb.com /shishapangma.html   (0 words)

  
 International Rock Climbing School : Camp   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Shisha Pangma, at 8,013 meters (26,289 ft), is the smallest of the world’s 14 8,000-meter peaks.
Shisha Pangma is part of the Langtang Himal, in the Himalayas, and is the only 8,000-meter peak located fully in Tibet (due north of Katmandu: 28.21°N latitude, 85.47°E Longitude).
Shisha Pangma was first summated in 1964 by a Chinese team lead by Hsu Ching (the last of the 8,000 meter peaks to be climbed).
www.climbingschool.org /news/firstascents2.shtml   (524 words)

  
 shisha pangma   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Terrain: Shisha Pangma is the lowest of the 8000 meter peaks and the 14th highest mountain in the world.
The large tributary of the Trisuli Gandaki was found be entirely within Nepalese territory and to hemmed in on the north by the Langtang Hir which culminates at Shisha Pangma.
Shisha Pangma was first climbed in 1964 by a Chinese party led by Hsu Ching, the last 8000-m peak to be climbed.
www.adventurepages.com /Srch.asp?Term=Shisha+Pangma   (392 words)

  
 Shisha Pangma Winter Expedition: attempt aborted - News climbing mountaineering   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This is how yesterday Simone Moro communicated the end of his attempt to climb Shisha Pangma (8027m).
Their attempt highlights the extreme difficulties of climbing one of the Himalayan giants in winter, and this is underlined by the fact that Shisha Pangma, K2, Makalu, Nanga Parbat, Gasherbrum I and II and Broad Peak all await their first winter ascent.
Above: the south face of Shisha Pangma and the Spanish route 10 gennaio 2004.
www.planetmountain.com /english/News/shownews.lasso?l=2&keyid=34450   (427 words)

  
 Shisha Pangma, inverno e Simone Moro Alpinismo
Come altri sette "8000" lo Shisha Pangma non è mai stato salito nella brutta stagione, attende perciò qualche cuore impavido e Simone, oltre a mettere a disposizione il suo, ne ha radunati altri quattro...
Oltre allo Shisha anche altri 7 dei 14 ottomila, ovvero Makalu, Nanga Parbat, Gasherbrum I e II, Broad Peak e K2, attendono ancora la prima salita nella stagione più fredda e “spopolata”.
Shisha Pangma in tibetano significa "cresta sui pascoli", oppure l'originario nome indostano Gosainthan attribuisce alla vetta il significativo nome di "Luogo dei santi".
www.8000.it /jumpNews.asp?idLang=IT&idChannel=348&idUser=0&idNews=9966   (765 words)

  
 FAQ Shisha Pangma 2007
In preparation, I attempted Denali in June 2007, now Shisha Pangma in September 2007, next Orizaba in January 2008 and then Everest.
I have dedicated the next year of my life to this project and it includes four climbs: Denali, Shisha Pangma, Orizaba and Everest in 2008.
Shisha is a true test for me at extreme altitude.
www.alanarnette.com /alan/shishapangmafaq.php   (0 words)

  
 SLEEPING BAGS - Cumulus down sleeping bags on Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma is the World's fourteenth highest mountain, being one of the 8000 metre peaks.
It is located almost due north of Kathmandu, on the Tibet side of the border and was first climbed in 1964.
Cumulus sleeping bags reached a height of 7800 metres during the 2003/04 winter expedition, which is reputed to be the highest winter level for any sleeping bag on any climb.
www.cumulus-sleepingbags.co.uk /CumulusSleepingBagsShishaPangma.htm   (86 words)

  
 Shisha Pangma Ski Expedition 2004
Shisha Pangma Ski Expedition 2004: There are only 14 mountains in the world that reaches over 8000 metres.
Skier Fredrik Ericsson is, during autumn 2004, going to Tibet to climb and ski descend Shisha Pangma.
The Mountain: Shisha Pangma is 8012 metres high and is located in Tibet.
www.everestnews2004.com /stories2004/frebskisp2004.htm   (366 words)

  
 BASK | Expedition | Saint-Petersburg Shisha Pangma 2004 | Shisha Pangma-Saint Petersburg Expedition chronicle   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On the whole Shisha Pangma is exiting, but we feel sand creaking on teeth and we are tormented by a headache.
Shisha Pangma-Saint Petersburg Expedition safely reached up to the Base Camp at 4850m on April, 20 at 13.30 on local time.
Today, on April, 15, the expedition Shisha Pangma Saint Petersburg 2004 arrives to Katmandu.
www.bask.info /info/exp/saint_petersburg/n940.html   (262 words)

  
 Everest - Mount Everest by climbers, news
Spanish media have reported on Edurne Pasaban returning to Shisha Pangma, as member of “Al Filo de lo Imposible” Spanish TV series team.
Outfitted by Windhorse Treks, a five-member Slovak team is attempting Shisha Pangma this fall.
Project-Himalaya focuses its upcoming expedition on Shisha Pangma as a preparatory climb before attempting Everest.
www.mounteverest.net /page/explist.htm   (0 words)

  
 Shisha Pangma - Mountaineering Mountain Area Chongqing @ ABC-of-Mountaineering
Shisha Pangma is situated at the northernmost part of Kathmandu on the Tibet part of the Himalayan region.
Considered as one of the easiest 8000m mountains to climb, Shisha Pangma is the 14th highest peak of the world.
October or post-monsoon season is also a good time to climb Shisha Pangma.
www.abc-of-mountaineering.com /asia/china/chongqing/shishapangma.asp   (203 words)

  
 Shisha Pangma | Sziszapangma | Xixabangma | Gosainthan   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Tybetańska nazwa Shisha Pangma oznacza Grań nad Trawiastą Równiną.
Shisha Pangma otoczona jest kilkoma lodowcami, od północnego-wschodu lodowcem Shisha Pangma, od południowego-wschodu lodowcem Phola, od południa Nyanang Phu i od północnego-zachodu - Yebokangal.
Pierwszymi Polakami, którzy weszli na Shisha Pangmę byli, uczestnicy zorganizowanej przez Jerzego Kukuczkę wyprawy, Wanda Rutkiewicz, Ryszard Warecki, Artur Hajzer i sam kierownik.
www.szczyty.pl /index.php/pid,shisha_pangma.html   (320 words)

  
 Shisha Pangma - Enciclopedia de la Montaña Desnivel
A veces se quiere hacer pasar por la cumbre verdadera al Shisha Pangma Central (8.008 m), que es un ochomil secundario unido por una arista aérea con el principal.
Loretan tuvo que volver al Shisha para hacer el principal y completar los catorce ochomiles, y a Benoît Chamoux* no se le reconocía como una de las catorce.
El Shisha Pangma Central no está de paso por la normal hacia el principal, del que está individualizado por un collado cuya travesía cuesta unas dos horas, y cuenta con una normal propia por el espolón norte.
www.desnivel.com /enciclopedia/index.php/Shisha_Pangma   (550 words)

  
 TECNOPROJECT
In 1949, exploration closer to Shisha Pangma by H.W. Tilman, added to man's knowledge of the mountain some additional information, but people were unable to study it close up for political reasons.
The Shisha Pangma's south/southwest wall is extremely arduous and, therefore, the only means of scaling it was from the west or northwest.
Numerous other expeditions and solo mountaineers have successively reached the top of Shisha Pangma: among the best known was Reinhold Messner, conquering his eighth 8000 metre, and Mutschlechner, who climbed to the summit by taking a new route and scaling the Tibetan face, reaching the top on 5th May.
www.tecnoproject.com /sitoold/shisha.htm   (525 words)

  
 The Ocean - Ocean news and guide
Shisha Pangma seemed a doomed mountain for Iñaki Ochoa.
It was a sweet moment for Iñaki: He had crowned his numerous Shisha attempts by climbing alone, without oxygen, finding his own way and making the first Shisha summit of the 2006 season.
Shisha was in fact Iñaki’s second 8000er this year - he summited Manaslu (normal route) together with Jorge Egocheaga on April 30, at 10.45 am local time, this year.
www.theoceans.net /news.php?id=15402   (1517 words)

  
 First Shisha Pangma Winter Ascent, Simone Moro / Climb / Mountain.RU
First Shisha Pangma Winter Ascent, Simone Moro / Climb / Mountain.RU Mountain photos - amateur and professional photos of mountains.
This is first winter ascent on Shisha Pangma in history (callendar winter started 21st December) and we can truly say that in typical winter conditions (strong wind, no snow, a lot of ice).
But we'd like to reach the col (about 7300) and hope to set up Camp 2 behind the col. Today, during the way to the ABC we were watching a wind smoke on the summit ridge, and we didn't want even to think what was up there...
www.mountain.ru /expeditions/2004/Shisha-Pangma/index_eng.shtml   (3206 words)

  
 Mt.Shisha Pangma (Xixia Bangma Feng) | OutdoorsChina.com
Shisa Pangma, at a height of 8,012m, ranking the 14th highest mountain in the world, it is located entirely in Chinese territory, 120km away from
With its bizzarre sight and shape, the serac area, at an altitude of around 5,000-5,800 meters above sea level, happens to be the most fascinating of all, looking just like a lively "yard of ice crystal groves".
The climate of Shisa Pangma is quite close to that of
chinaoutdoors.com /node/20   (224 words)

  
 Sylvain Millet Biographie
We are the first ones to speak with him after the success, to collect his thoughts and his emotions after his stubbornness has allowed him to realize a dream: the historical first winter ascent of an 8.000-meter peak.
Last year, precisely on January 17, Shisha Pangma had brutally stopped him at the elevation of 7.700 meters, 300 meters from the summit, after having let him climb integrally the hard south face along the route Corredor Girona.
Beside the Shisha Pangma (8027 m), climbed on January 14, 2005 by Simone Moro and Piotr Morawski, seven other 8.000-meter peaks have been climbed at least once in the coldest season.
www.lasportiva.com /Magazine/Inglese/realizzazioni/ShishaPangma.htm   (1091 words)

  
 BASK | News | King of the Three Poles dies on Shisha Pangma expedition   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The names of the two climbers from the French Shisha Pangma expedition who died tragically in an avalanche on a nearby acclimatization peak have been released – Philippe Renard and Antoine de Choudens.
GMHM group during this expedition was testing equipment provided to it by BASK and was due to come with some feedback on BASK products.
Shisha Pangma and that area are notorious for avalanches.
www.bask.info /news/n747.html   (483 words)

  
 Solo on Shisha Pangma
Jean-Christophe Lafaille topped out on Shisha Pangma via the South Face on Dec. 11, a solo ascent without supplementary oxygen that will provide plenty of fodder for debate over the meaning of a “winter ascent.” Shisha Pangma (26,335 feet) is one of seven 8,000-meter peaks that has not seen a calendar-winter ascent.
The team of Simone Moro, Piotr Morawski, Darek Zaluski, Jacek Jawien, and Jan Szulc has arrived in basecamp and is preparing for the climb.
Last January, Moro and Morawski made the first winter ascent of the South Face of Shisha Pangma but turned back from the summit rather than bivouac in temperatures below –50 F. The last time an 8,000-meter peak saw its first winter ascent was Lhotse in 1988.
www.climbing.com /news/hotflashes/soloshisha/index.html   (237 words)

  
 YouTube - 04 shisha pangma - agua-para-los-descalzos
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 Shisha Pangma - 8046 metres   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Shisha Pangma vol dir “La cresta sobre els tres prats”.
Els Shisha és el més petit dels 8000 i l’únic que es troba completament dins de territori tibetà;.
La cara sud, presenta una enorme paret de roca, de 2.500 m, esquerdada per llargs corredors de gel que la recorren de dalt a baix.
perso.wanadoo.es /excursio/mundials/shishapangma.htm   (134 words)

  
 Northland Pro - Shisha Pangma Expedition   (Site not responding. Last check: )
After successfully climbing Shisha Pangma on May 3, Gerfried Göschl attempted to climb Mt.Everest last week, but had to turn back due to extreme cold and stormy conditions.
He is the only one who after the strenuous climb without oxygen still had the stamina to continue from the central summit, where the rest of the group remained, on to the main summit.
But despite lots of freshly falled snow, the expedition group decided to head for the summit, and all male members of the expedition at least reached 6800m, and the Gerfried and his 2 friends finally reached the summit.
www.northland.at /EN/page.asp?id=151   (822 words)

  
 Shisha pangma tibet trekking in tibet shisha pangma hiking in tibet tour
Shisha pangma tibet trekking in tibet shisha pangma hiking in tibet tour
Trekking depart to sacred lake of Dara Tsoh and to Drakpochen, situated at 4050m.
Depart from Shingdip to first south base camp of Shisha Pangma (4920m) Tent.
www.ecologytrek.com /new/ShisaPangama-Tibet.html   (636 words)

  
 Shisha Pangma   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Shisha Pangma se formó como grupo hace 5 años, aunque con la formación actual sólo llevamos 2.
Queremos enfocar nuestras letras desde un punto de vista intimista, huyendo de lo obvio, con textos sujetos a la interpretación del oyente y cuidándolos al detalle.
Todos los temas son nuestros, letra y música: Shisha Pangma.
www.galeon.com /gruposlocales/shisha.html   (227 words)

  
 Solo on Shisha Pangma   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Jean-Christophe Lafaille topped out on Shisha Pangma via the South Face on Dec. 11, a solo ascent without supplementary oxygen that will provide plenty of fodder for debate over the meaning of a “winter ascent.” Shisha Pangma (26,335 feet) is one of seven 8,000-meter peaks that has not seen a calendar-winter ascent.
The team of Simone Moro, Piotr Morawski, Darek Zaluski, Jacek Jawien, and Jan Szulc has arrived in basecamp and is preparing for the climb.
Last January, Moro and Morawski made the first winter ascent of the South Face of Shisha Pangma but turned back from the summit rather than bivouac in temperatures below –50 F. The last time an 8,000-meter peak saw its first winter ascent was Lhotse in 1988.
climbing.com /news/soloshisha   (303 words)

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