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Steve House, Vince Anderson and Marko Prezelj, Makalu 2008: Blown Away

Steve House  /  Oct 31, 2008  /  1 Min Read  /  Climbing

Located 14 miles east of Mt. Everest, on the border between Nepal and China, Makalu is the fifth highest peak in the world (27,762 ft). Photo: Marko Prezelj

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Steve, Vince and Marko spent last night at the base of the wall but returned to base camp this morning due to extremely strong winds. Attempting Makalu’s West Face in less than ideal conditions is one thing, attempting it in a storm of flying rocks and ice chunks is just not smart. Steve House shares the details in this morning’s call:

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(mp3 – 2:12 – right-click to download)

We’ll keep you posted if the team decides to extend their trip. Otherwise, our thanks go out to Steve and Vince for taking the time to bring us along for the ride.

Previous posts from this story: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.

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