Participants of the expedition at the base. From the left: Wojciech Kurtyka, Danuta Wach, Jerzy Kukuczka (in the back), Krzysztof Wielicki, Aniela Łukaszewska and Eugeniusz Chrobak. In the background K2 (8611 m above sea level).
Polish expedition to K2 1982. Expedition leader Wanda Rutkiewicz. On July 30 1982 Wojciech Kurtyka and Jerzy Kukuczka climbed the Broad Peak summit by a classic route with alpine style (illegal ascent as part of acclimatization before the attack on the southern face of K2).
Published: 19 December 2019
Broad Peak, 1982, Wojciech Kurtyka, Danuta Wach, Jerzy Kukuczka, Krzysztof Wielicki, Aniela Łukaszewska, Eugeniusz Chrobak, base, K2
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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