Participants of the expedition in the Makalu wall. From the left: Alex MacIntyre and Wojciech Kurtyka.
International expedition to Makalu 1981. Expedition leader Wojciech Kurtyka. The other members are Alex MacIntyre and Jerzy Kukuczka. On October 15, 1981, Jerzy Kukuczka climbed the Makalu peak alone (8481 m above sea level) by a new alpine style route (north-west flank and northern ridge).
Published: 19 December 2019
Makalu, 1981, Alex MacIntyre, Wojciech Kurtyka
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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