MACCF Expedition Report: Shimshal 2017
In August 2017, four friends and experienced expedition climbers traveled to the Shimshal valley in northern Pakistan to spend three weeks looking for unclimbed peaks. This bold plan saw the team living above 4400m after 4 days, and reaching the summits of a number of mountains between 5800m-6000m.
promising stunning landscapes and unclimbed 6000m peaks just a few days walk from the road. We were sold.
The team (left-to-right): George Cave (UK), Sajad Ali (Assistant Chef, Pakistan), Steve Carratt (UK), Ross Davidson (UK), Karim Hayat (Tour operator, Pakistan), Clay Conlon (UK), Rahim Hayat (Chef, Pakistan)
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