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Mount Abi 6'097 m
 
 
 
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Nepal map Karte Mount Abi
Nepal map Karte Mount Abi

The Mount Abi is situated in the Gokyo Valley (Khumbu section of the Mahalangur Himal) near Cho Oyu. The Mount Abi, also known as Cholo or Kangchung, has been opened for climbing in 2007. It is well visible from the Gokio 5th lake. Abi sister peaks can be reached by Kangchung La. They can be considered as technical and utmost suitable as an intensive training ground for future major 8'000m peaks. The itinerary guarantees proper acclimatization and improves considerably your chances of success.

First Ascent: unknown 

 

Mount Abi Gokyo valley stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli issued Nepal 2007 Visit Nepal

Nepal 2007, Mt. Abi.
The stamp was issued in the series "Visit Nepal".

The stamp is showing the Mount Abi, seen from a place above the 5th Gokio Lake (Gyazumba Pokhari), where is the confluence of the Gyubanare- and the Ngozumpa Glaciers.

 

 

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