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Broad Peak 8047 meters: Index to Expeditions, History & More


Broad Peak Expeditions 2004

Featured Expedition: Simone Moro attempts Nanga Parbat (8125 meters), K2 (8611 meters) and Broad Peak (8047 meters) all in two months!

Featured Expedition: Jean-Christophe Lafaille heads to Nanga Parbat and Broad Peak both via new routes!

Jean-Christophe Lafaille 2003: Broad Peak Photo Show

Broad Peak Picture Show

The local name of Broad peak is Faichan Kangri. The height of main peak is 8047 meters/26,401ft. It is called Broad Peak because of its breadth at the top. Broad Peak is one of the 8000 meters peaks which towers above the Concordia at the heart of the Karakorum range. It lies on the Pakistan/China frontier between K2 and the Gasherbrum peaks and was first climbed by four Austrians in 1957, including Kurt Diemberger and Herman Buhl.

Swiss Broad Peak Expedition 2003 led by Jean Troillet

 

Jasmine Tours K2/Broad Peak Expedition 2003

Broad Peak 2002

Broad Peak History

Great Pictures from Broad Peak Summits
Broad Peak 2001 Expeditions and News

Broad Peak 2000 Expeditions and News

2001 Alaska USA Broad Peak Expedition

2000 Jagged Globe Expedition

Spanish Broad Peak 2002 Expedition

 




 

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