October 2014 saw an international team organised by Climb High Himalaya attempt Mount Baruntse, a 7,129m peak in the Barun region of Nepal. The team were going well until, due to unexpected heavy snow and cold weather, they had to call off the climb at 6900m on 30 Oct ’14.
Team members: Joel Zachrisson & Nora Zachrisson, Sweden
Martina Harsch, Germany
Climbing Sherpas – Ang Sange Sherpa & Phai Lama
Itinerary in brief:
28 Oct – Camp I
29 Oct – Camp II
30 Oct – summit date
Well done- a great effort by all members and only 200m short of the summit.