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Seventh Festival "Vertical"

Tien-Shan, First Ascent

Category: Mountaineering films
Year: 2003
Time: 23 min
Country: Russia
Author: Yuri Toloshnii
Camera-man: Yuri Toloshnii

Subject: Group of mountaineers from German, Russia and Kirgizia decided to make first ascents in region of Tien Shan, which was isolated before. In 3 weeks before the departure to the mountains, appears a rumor, which says that the peak had been already conquered. The team of mountaineers conquers the peak, making sure that it was unconquered peak. The peak was named Peak of Alexander Gumbolt, the founder of contemporary geography.


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