Major new route for Fowler & Turnbullby Nick Colton - BMC Oct/2011
This news story has been read 3,341 times
"Mick Fowler, famous as the climbing taxman, and Dave Turnbull, the BMC CEO, have just successfully completed a major first ascent in Nepal.
They have been to an extremely remote valley in the far western Nepal province of Mugu to attempt a fantastic line on a mountain that has become known as Mugu Chuli (6310m) in the upper Kajichuwa Valley..."
This is an excerpt from a longer report by Nick Colton for the BMC.
Mick Fowler is sponsored by Berghaus
We recently reported on Dave MacLeod's ascent of his first 8C boulder - Practice of the Wild in Magic Wood,... Read more
Jakob Schubert and Domen Škofic have repeated one 9a+ each at Flatanger, Norway. Jakob did Kangaroo's Limb while... Read more
More information and some images have been released following the successful first ascent of Gave Ding by Mick Fowler and Paul... Read more
More than 20 years after first setting eyes on the peak and noting it as a potential objective, Mick Fowler, with Paul Ramsden,... Read more
Last month we reported on Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden's first ascent of the beautiful peak of Kishtwar Kailash, the highest... Read more