Abi-Gamin Part I|
An Expedition to - Abi-Gamin (24550')
Kamet and Abi-Gamin - The giants of
Garhwal Himalaya on the Indo-Tibet Boarder.
Packing of expedition stores.
Well the road has gone down to the
So what else, unload and backpack the
entire load across the landslide.
Again reload the stores onto the dumper.
Finally the road head - Bampa (10,500')
River stops the team and requires
setting up of intermediate camp.
River crossing starts the next day.
The advance party waits at the Base Camp
Vasudhara Tal with lots of fresh snow.
Once the complete team reaches the Base
Camp, it is full of activity.
Kitchen is the best place of any Base
Repacking of stores at the Base Camp.
View en-route to Camp I.
Camp I at 17,200'.
The team members leave for establishing
Rest a while to catch breath and the
View of Kamet - Abi Gamin from East
Camp II is set at 18,700'.
The start of East Kamet glacier.
The route opening to Camp III.
View of gully en-route to Camp III.
Well the gully is dangerous due to rock
Abi Gamin Photos Part II
Photos by PH Reddy.
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Published on: 2008-11-29 (4033 reads)[ Go Back ]