Ascent to Mount Everest-just below balcony in 1996-05

Climber: Bo Belvedere Christensen

Date:May, 1996
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Mount Everest - just below balcony
    Elevation:8399 m / 27559 ft
    Remaining Elevation:449 m / 1470 ft (4% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Polish pillar climb
First attempt ended when we had to help rescuing many of the 21 climbers that attempted in unstable weather - many died.
Second attempt solo ended in camp 4, summit camp, due to storm.
In the third attempt I was to tired from the other attempts and only reached around 8400 meters without the use of oxygen.
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