The Altai

Exploration in Southern Siberia, 9th-28th August 2012

In August 2012, four young British climbers completed the First British Expedition to the South Chuyski Range of the Russian Altai.Download Trip Report...
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Expedition Overview

Four former Bristol University climbers organised their first unsupported expedition to the rarely visited Altai Mountains of southern Siberia in August 2012.

Over the three week trip, they completed five alpine routes graded between F and AD, all of which are believed to be British first ascents.

The expedition was made possible thanks to the support of the MEF, BMC, Alpine Club, Berghaus, Alpkit & Buffwear.

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