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Nanga Parbat (8126 m), Broad Peak (8046 m) and K2 (8611 m) Kazakhstan Expedition
Summer 2003

15 July, 2003 Baglan Zhunusov:

July 15, 6-00 pm (Almaty time). Just received the dispatch from Iljinsky: The first group of Kazakhstan team have reached Camp 3 (7200 m) in 1,5 day. They will attempt the summit bid tomorrow. The second group is in Camp 2. They will go to Camp 3 tomorrow, and maybe try to summit too. The weather in the region is unstable, but in spite of it, the team is going to summit.

Baglan Zhunusov, July 15, 3-40 pm

JC Lafaille and Ed Viesturs summited Broad Peak July 15 in 10-45 (Pakistani time) The same day Simone Moro and Inaki Ochoa summited too.

Photos from trekking Asloke-K2 Bace Camp:

Team with flags in the Base Camp


Broad Peak

Pivtsov and Bogomolov