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25.05.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Everest & Co, good and bad news from the highest mountains in the world

Mountaineering: the latest updates from Everest, Lhotse, Dhaulagiri, Cho Oyu and Makalu, concerning Kilian Jornet Burgada, Elisabeth Revol and Marco Confortola as well as Simone Moro and Tamara Lunger's attempt at Kangchenjunga. Furthermore, several deaths have been reported.

13.05.2016 by Vinicio Stefanello in Alpinism

Makalu summit success for Nives Meroi and Romano Benet

At 10:00 am on Thursday 12 May 2016 Italian mountaineers Romano Benet and Nives Meroi reached the summit of Makalu, their 13th eightthousander.

Ski Makalu with Emily Harrington

The video retracing the 2015 expedition comprised of Emily Harrington, Adrian Ballinger, Hilaree O'Neill, Jim Morrison and Kit Deslauriers to climb and ski Makalu (8462m), Nepal, Himalaya.

12.02.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Denis Urubko, Simone Moro and the video of the first winter ascent of Makalu

Footage of Denis Urubko and Simone Moro and the historic winter ascent of ascent of Makalu, the 5th highest mountain in the world, climbed on 9 February 2009.

11.02.2009 by Vinicio Stefanello in Alpinism

First winter ascent of Makalu: interview with Simone Moro and Denis Urubko

Interview with Simone Moro from Italy and Denis Urubko from Kazakhstan after the first winter ascent of Makalu.

09.02.2009 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Simone Moro and Denis Urubko: Makalu first winter ascent

The news is just in: at 14.00 (local time) Simone Moro and Denis Urubko reached the 8462m high summit of Makalu, carrying out the historic first winter ascent of the 5th highest mountain in the world.

01.12.2008 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Simone Moro, Denis Urubko and the Makalu winter project

At the end of December Simone Moro from Italy and Denis Urubko from Kazakhistan will attempt the first winter ascent of Makalu 8463m (Himalaya, Nepal), the fifth highest mountain in the world.

22.10.2008 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Makalu II, new route for Vince Anderson and Marko Prezelj

Vincent Anderson and Marko Prezelj have carried out the first ascent of the unclimbed West Face of Makalu II (7678 m)

14.01.2008 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Makalu winter attempt, the adventure begins

The team comprised of the Italians Nives Meroi, Romano Benet, Luca Vuerich and the Kazakh mountaineers Denis Urubko, Serguey Samoilov, Eugeny Shutov and Gennady Durov has now reached Hillary Base Camp and all is set for their winter attempt of Makalu.

25.05.2006 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Himalaya: multiple Makalu summits for Italian mountaineers

Giovanetti, Benedetti, Vielmo, Panzeri and Bernasconi all summit Makalu.

01.02.2006 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

JC Lafaille missing on Makalu

For 6 days no one has heard anything from Jean-Christophe Lafaille, currently engaged in the difficult first winter ascent (and, above all, solo) of Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world.

29.12.2005 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

JC Lafaille attempts first winter Makalu ascent

Jean-Christophe Lafaille is currently attempting the first winter ascent of Makalu 8463m, the fifth highest mountain in the world

12.05.2004 by Planetmountain.com in Alpinism

Lhotse, Makalu, Everest, Jannu: work in progress

Expeditions: summit time is fast approaching. In the Everest region the second half of May is statistically the most important time of year for successful summit bids.

17.05.2002 by Manuel Lugli in Alpinism

Himalayan ascents, Everest, Makalu and Annapurna

The good weather spell that started last week seems to be holding out enabling many mountaineers to reach the various summits including Everest and Makalu. Jean-Christophe Lafaille and Inurrategi summit Annapurna.

14.05.2002 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

Manaslu success, Makalu final stages

Manaslu success for Corono, Makalu final stages for Mondinelli

20.04.2002 by Manuel Lugli in Alpinism

Makalu updates

A recent phone call home by Diego Fregona brings fresh news about the Italian-Polish Makalu expedition, led by Himalayan veteran Piotr Pustelnik (ten 8000m peaks).

15.04.2002 by Manuel Lugli in Alpinism

Makalu walk-in problematic

During the walk-in to Makalu base camp Mondinelli and expedition members had their belongings stolen

03.04.2002 by Manuel Lugli in Alpinism

Mondinelli heads for Makalu

On 26 March the Italian Silvio Mondinelli left Italy together with his climbing partner Mario Merelli to climb Makalu via the Normal route.

07.07.2001 by in Alpinism

Makalu 2001, the ascent details

The protagonists of Makalu 200 give their version of the ascent to the summit of Makalu Himal, written by Giampaolo Corona plus some considerations by the 'Aquile di San Martino di Castrozza e Primiero'

21.05.2001 by Manuel Lugli in Alpinism

Cho Oyu, Nanga Parbat, Makalu and Everest

Mario Vielmo summits Cho Oyu. Blanc, Kuntner and Andres depart for Nanga Parbat. Everest and Lhotse summited, last chance for Moro and Urubko




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