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UKC News - on 10 Jan 2018
In October 2017, US alpinists and mountain guides Tino Villanueva and Alan Rousseau established a significant new route on the north ridge of Rungofarka (6495m) in Jammu and Kashmir in the Northern Indian Himalaya, which they have named The T&A Show (VI M6 WI4+, 1200m). The pair climbed alpine style over five days to make what is likely the first ascent of the peak.

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pasbury on 10 Jan 2018
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Rungofarka - great name!
bensilvestre - on 10 Jan 2018
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Looks great

Edit: apart from the descent, which looks a bit pokey!
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dale1968 on 10 Jan 2018
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The cave looked like a hotel from the mountain gods
lukegorman on 16:30 Fri
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What boots did these guys use on the climb?

 


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