8000 Meters Facts
Focus International Gasherbrum II Expedition 2004
The Italian Focus International Gasherbrum II Expedition 2004 lead by Giovannini Diego
is expected to arrive in Pakistan on June 14th, 2004.
Gasherbrum in local language means "Shining Wall". There are six Gasherbrum
Peaks. Gasherbrum II, (8035 meters/26,361ft), the shining mountain on the
Karakoram range is the second highest peak among the Gasherbrum Peaks. The
first ascent was made the an Austrian team led by Fritz Moravec along with
Josef Larch and Hans Willenpart on July 8th, 1956.
16. Italian Focus International
Gasherbrum II Expedition 2004
Mr. Giovannini Diego
Coming on 14/6/2004
Source: Asghar Ali Porik
M/s Jasmine Tours
GPO Box 859, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
Tel: 0092-51-5586823 Fax:
Sport Everest Boot has made some minor changes by adding
more Kevlar. USES Expeditions / High
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-75°F Gore-Tex® Top dry / Evazote Reinforcements with aramid threads.
Avg. Weight: 5 lbs 13 oz Sizes: 5 - 14 DESCRIPTION Boot with semi-rigid
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removable inner slipper Automatic crampon attachment Non-compressive
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increase insulation Removable inner slipper in aluminized alveolate
Fiberglass and carbon footbed Cordura + Evazote upper Elasticated
Expedition footwear for
mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold. NOTE US
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