VIDEOS: Nanga Parbat Winter Attempt Underwayby Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Jan/2012
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The team are releasing video updates from their expedition, the first three of which are below.
Nanga Parbat is the ninth highest mountain on Earth and the second highest mountain in Pakistan.
The name 'Nanga Parbat' means 'Naked Mountain' and the peak has never before been climbed in winter.
NANGA PARBAT CLIMBING HISTORY:
The expedition is sponsored by The North Face
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