Want a first ascent? Head to India

1:01 a.m. on January 14, 2010 (EST)
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Alpinists who pine for a major first ascent should head to India. Last month the Indian government opened up 104 peaks in the Eastern Korakaram region in Jammu and Kashmir. All of the peaks share borders with either China or Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir. Due to conflicts between India and Pakistan only 10 climbing expeditions had been permitted in the area previously. The majority of the newly acces...

Full article at http://www.trailspace.com/blog/2010/01/14/first-ascent-india.html

10:51 a.m. on January 15, 2010 (EST)
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Any 3,000 meter peaks? I'll brave the Yeti for that ;-)

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