Taking to home team, Maxut told, http://www.kazpatriot.kz/The international expedition to K2, which consists of two Kazakh climbers, despite the bad weather was able to establish a fourth camp. “If yesterday we saw anything, but now because of the snow we did not see where to go, but Basil has found a safe way to four camps – here we come, set up two tents. Interferes strong wind, but most importantly – we have processed route to the fourth camp, installed it, and we believe that the problem of acclimatization of the fourth made “, – said Kazakh climber Maxut Zhumayev.
According to him, most importantly – safe and sound down to the base camp, as the snow fell very much. “Today we have the first day of work. Before we got to the third camp, then treated half-way up to the fourth camp, went down. Two days ago, again tried to reach from the third to the fourth camp, we did not succeed. The day before yesterday we got into a storm that ended only at night – a day has fallen 50 centimeters of snow “- added Zhumayev.
Recall, the total height Chogori – 8611 meters. This is the northernmost eight-in the world, it lies on the border between China and Pakistan. The route, which also includes another citizen of Kazakhstan Vasily Pivtsov, Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner, Austrian, Polish Darrek Zaluski and Tommy Henrich, from Argentina, is on the northern, Chinese sid