Participants of the expedition at the base. The Broad Peak massif in the background. Peaks from the left: Broad Peak North (7490 m above sea level), Broad Peak Central (8011 m above sea level) and Broad Peak Main (8051 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, Broad Peak North, Broad Peak Central, Broad Peak Main, base
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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