Alpinist 45

42 A Reasonable Risk?

Posted on: January 6, 2013


As Raphael Slawinski approached Pakistan's unclimbed K6 West (6858m), the aftermath of the terror attacks at Nanga Parbat's Diamir Base Camp, as well as the objective hazards of the mountain itself, forced him and his partner Ian Welsted to re-examine their understanding of risk.

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