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04.02.2011

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© Cory Richards

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Gasherbrum II - Winter 2011

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Simone Moro, Cory Richards and Denis Urubko on the summit of Gasherbrum II after the historic first winter ascent.

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Simone Moro, Cory Richards and Denis Urubko on the summit of Gasherbrum II after the historic first winter ascent., Cory Richards
Gasherbrum II - Winter 2011, Simone Moro, Cory Richards and Denis Urubko on the summit of Gasherbrum II after the historic first winter ascent. - © Cory Richards

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Gasherbrum II in winter: after the summit, descent to Base Camp with avalanche for Moro, Urubko and Richards!
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