Great mountaineering on Thalay Sagar: the Russian direttissima video
The video of the first ascent of 'Moveable Feast', the huge new route up the North Face of Thalay Sagar (6904m) in the Indian Himalaya first climbed from 9 - 17 September 2016 by the Russian alpinists Dmitry Golovchenko, Dmitry Grigoriev and Sergey Nilov.
The news, understandably, caused quite a stir: a new direttissima had been forged up the North Face of Thalay Sagar, the stunning 6904m peak in India’s Garwahl Himalaya. The route was climbed over a ten day period by three Russians, Dmitry Golovchenko, Dmitry Grigoriev and Sergey Nilov who chose to climb without a portaledge as "a sort of extra challenge". Here’s the video of their Moveable Feast (1400m, 6B Russian scale, ED2, M7, WI5, 5c, A3).