Jerzy Kukuczka's skis on the Abruzzi glacier. In the background, the Gasherbrum I (8080 m above sea level) is visible.
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, Hidden Peak, Abruzzi
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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