Wojciech Kurtyka on the Gasherbrum slope. Visible peaks in the background. From the left: Gasherbrum IV (7,925 m above sea level), Gasherbrum III (7,952 m above sea level) and Gasherbrum II (8,035 m above sea level).
Polish expedition to Gasherbrum II and Gasherbrum I 1983 under the leadership of Wojciech Kurtyka. Jerzy Kukuczka and Wojciech Kurtyka climbed Gasherbrum II (8035 m above sea level) on July 1, 1983 and Gasherbrum I (8080 m above sea level) on July 23, 1983 through the south-west wall (first Poles on the summit). Both peaks with new roads, alpine style.
Published: 19 December 2019
Gasherbrum, 1983, Gasherbrum I, Gasherbrum II, Gasherbrum III, Gasherbrum IV, Wojciech Kurtyka
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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