8000 Meters Facts
first ascent of Gasherbrum II : Great Pictures
Dear Everest News Readers....
We are glad to inform you that Mr. Jacok
Klaris - Jensen and Jakob Urth became the first Danish to made the first
successful ascent on Gasherbrum II on the 1st of August 2008 at 01:59 pm.
They were a team of five Danish climbers with
permit for both Gasherbrum I and II. While
appearing on debriefing session Mr. Jan Elleby the leader of the expedition
was awarded certificate their submitter. Mr. Jacok Klaris - Jensen and Jokob
Urth left earlier to their home before the debriefing session.
The expedition was organized by Jasmine Tours
- Pakistan. Please enclosed find summit pictures.
Asghar Ali Porik
M/s JASMINE TOURS - PAKISTAN
Transit Camp: House No. 15, Street No. 15, Garden Town, Near Khanna Bridge,
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