Parbat (8126 m), Broad Peak (8046 m) and K2 (8611 m) Kazakhstan Expedition
July, 2003 Baglan Zhunusov:
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.
Zhunusov, July 15, 3-40 pm
Lafaille and Ed Viesturs summited Broad Peak July 15 in 10-45 (Pakistani time)
The same day Simone Moro and Inaki Ochoa summited too.
from trekking Asloke-K2 Bace Camp:
with flags in the Base Camp