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NEWS: First Ascent on Hagshu for Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden

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 UKC News 24 Oct 2014
Hagshu, 4 kbMore than 20 years after first setting eyes on the peak and noting it as a potential objective, Mick Fowler, with Paul Ramsden, has succeeded in making the first ascent of the north east face of Hagshu. Regular climbing partners Fowler and Ramsden completed the unclimbed face of the 6,515m mountain in the East Kishtwar region of the Indian Himalaya, before traversing it and descending by the south east ridge. The expedition was supported by Berghaus and the Mount Everest Foundation.

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 Doghouse 24 Oct 2014
In reply to UKC News:

That's a stunning looking hill
 L.A. 24 Oct 2014
In reply to UKC News: 'Our climb of the north east face proved to be pleasingly memorable' - Superb !!
 cyberpunk 24 Oct 2014
In reply to UKC News:

Mick Fowler is some climber. Does he ever fail to climb a summit when he is on an expidition. I go to chamonix for 2 months and spend more time abseiling off existing routes than topping. He goes away for a week and just knocks out new lines everytime. Some Man, well done Mick.
 Skyfall 24 Oct 2014
"another urge giving objective" lol

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