Showing posts with label K2 mountain. Show all posts
Showing posts with label K2 mountain. Show all posts

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

K2 The Second Tallest Mountain

 “Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.”
- Barry Finlay, Kilimanjaro and Beyond -

Chogolisa or Bride Peak 7665m towering above Mitre peak (6025m). A view of Concordia from Broad Peak Basecamp.
Chogolisa (or Bride Peak) is a mountain in the Karakoram region of Pakistan. It lies near the Baltoro Glacier in the Concordia region which is home to some of the highest peaks of the world. Chogolisa has several peaks, the highest on the SW face (Chogolisa I) rises to 7,665 metres (25,148 ft). The second highest at 7,654 metres on the NE side (Chogolisa II) is the one named Bride Peak by Martin Conway in 1892.
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