Jerzy Kukuczka on the top of Gasherbrum II East (7,772 m above sea level). Eight-thousanders in the background. From left: Gasherbrum II, Broad Peak massif and K2.
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 II East, Jerzy Kukuczka, summit, Broad Peak, K2
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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