North Ridge Expedition to reach camp 4 tomorrow

The North Ridge Expedition on K2 fell about 200m short today of where they want camp 4. On Sunday they will setup camp 4 at about 8000m. They were hoping to put 3 tents here. Also they will carrying up food and other climbing gear. Once that is set they will feel confident the route towards the summit has mostly been completed with ropes.

The expedition consists of: Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner, Ralf Dujmovits, Tommy Heinrich, Darius Zaluski, Maxut Zumayev and Vassiliy Pivtsov. Kaltenbrunner, Zumayev and Pivtsov have all climbed 13 8000m mountains and need to climb K2 to complete all 14.

Source: Kazpatriot

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