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Expedition Reports

The following notes summarise reports from the supported expeditions from 2009 to 2019. Reports can be refined by geographical area and purpose.

293 Expeditions found

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Xtreme Everest Genotype Study

Ref: 05/15
2005 Onwards
Dr Hugh Montgomery, Dr Mike Grocott & Dr Julian Thompson
<p>This ongoing study, being carried out at the Centre for Aviation Space and Extreme Environmental Medicine (CASE), is integrally linked to the Caudwell Xtreme Everest Expedition, 07/01. It is intend Read more
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Malitskovo Glacier

Ref: 07/21
July - August 2007
Stuart Howard & Dave Swinburne
<p>The Malitskovo glacier lies in the central section of the Western Kokshaal Too region of Kyrgyzstan, close to the border with China; in fact, according to recent border realignment, it now lies wit Read more
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Alpine Club Ak-Shirak on Ski

Ref: 07/17
April 2007
Dave Wynne-Jones, Stuart Gallagher, Gethin Howells, Adele Long & Gordon Nuttall
<p>Based on his experience of Kazakhstan in 2003 (MEF 03/30) and 2006 (MEF 06/09), this leader selected April as the most suitable month for a circuit on ski of the unexplored glacier systems of the n Read more
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Kuksay 2007

Ref: 07/08A
July - August 2007
John AlIen, David Barker, Joe Howard, Isobel Mulligan, Kevin Mulligan, Richard Taylor & Neil Willatt
<p>Although close to the ever popular Mustagh Ata, the Kuksay glacier of West Kunlun still had several significant unclimbed peaks, and this team (all making their first visit to the greater ranges) h Read more
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Ikhatta Karna

Ref: 07/39
July - August 2007
Luisa Giles, Sarah Hart & Jacqueline Hudson
<p>These three Canada-based rock climbers hoped to make the first ascent of the NE ridge of Peak 5700, (south of the Choktoi glacier) which they had dubbed 'Hidden Tower'. However, an early reconnaiss Read more
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Shingu Charpa 07

Ref: 07/37
July - August 2007
John Arran & Anne Arran
<p>Although only two days' march from Kande and thus a fairly popular area, the Nangma valley still offers opportunities for exploration plus some very serious rock climbing. The unclimbed east face o Read more
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Ref: 07/28
August - September 2007
Peter Thompson
<p>This trip was originally planned for a three-man team, but when both his companions withdrew prior to departure, the leader decided to attempt ftrst ascents of peaks close to the Hispar glacier on Read more
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NZ Womens Beka Brakkai Chhok

Ref: 07/16
July 2007
Pat Deavoll & Lydia Bradey
<p>Beka Brakkai Chhok (6,940m) lies in the Batura range of Pakistan. Although some years ago an unauthorised attempt was made from the north via the Batura glacier, this was the first official expedit Read more
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Zhongdian Caves

Ref: 07/42
July - August 2007
Gavin Lowe, Sam AIlshorn, Pip Crosby, Pete HartIey, Chris Rogers & Paul Swire
<p>Continuing the Hong Meigui series of expeditions (MEF 02/48, 03/49, 04/54, 05/51, 06/01 &amp; 06/35) this team set out to prospect for caves in a compact block of mountains rising to 4,706m above t Read more
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British North Lungkar

Ref: 07/35
July - August 2007
John Town, Kevin Clarke, Mike Dawber & Richard Sant
<p>Maps of remote areas can be most unreliable, with different heights - and names - being allocated to the same peaks. From several maps, this team spotted an unclimbed peak about 100km south-west of Read more