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Comments by shamu (5)
I was climbing Island Peak (6189 m), which is located south of Lhotse. Ama Dablam is a little off from the Everest Base Camp trail.
it's a Buddhist chorten (stupa), different parts of the monument symbolize: earth, water, fire, wind and void. More detailed explanations can be found on numerous Buddhist websites.
It's actually S (or close to it) face (it's down under...) so it looks like N face...
I was climbing on P. Alpamayo on 07/20/04.
Actually, there is a route on the front side, up to 70 degrees
yea, there is a directissima by Ferrari, Gelmi and Mesli D+/65 degree - according to Bolivia Climbing Guide by Yosi Brain. There is a newer and much more detailed guidebook by Mesli, but I cannot find right now, just moved to my house, and everything is kind of messy...:-(
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