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Takargo FA, Nepal

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Had some fun in Nepal this winter. David Gottlieb and I made the first peak ascent of Takargo (6,771 meters) in the Rolwaling Himal. In addition to the peak we got to do a bunch of ice-climbing and live in a small Sherpa village. We pretty much had a fantastic 2-month trip.


If you'd like to see more pics and read about the adventure, check out our blog: www.climbnepal.blogspot.com


Here's a couple shots from the trip:


Takargo from the East:



David leading some ice up high:



David leading below the summit ridge:



Crossing the summit ridge to the summit:


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Awesome! :brew: Looks like a great set of climbs for sure!


Skirting the huge serac field must have been fairly exciting at times. Was it mostly stable when you came around it?



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Check out these short video clips from the climb:










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