Syao Kang - East Face - 2012
Climbers from New Zealand have made the first ascent of Syao Kang (6041m), a remote peak in Eastern Nepal
First ascent of Syao Kang ( 6041m )
25 October 2012
Climbed by John Cocks, Martin Hunter, Geoffroy Lamarche, Paul Maxim, Nick Shearer
A New Zealand Expedition led by John Nankervis (Wellington) has made the first ascent of Syao Kang (6041m), near the remote village of Yangma in the Kangchenjunga region of North Eastern Nepal.
The team subsequently attempted Chaw Peak, but turned because of avalanche danger, dwindling supplies and shortage of time
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Syao Kang, Yangma, Nepal
N 27° 51′ 35.8056″ W 87° 54′ 54.3132″