At Bashi Range

Guides: Pat Littlejohn, Adrian Nelhams Members: Stephen Taylor, Jason Sheldrake, Jerry Gale, Julia Tizard, Carlo Bezoari, Andrew Ramsay, Susanne Galler, Paolo Capozzi.

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After an eventful 3 day journey from Bishkek, we finally set up base camp at around 3800m on the right-hand branch of the Mustabbes River. On its return from collecting another team, our truck was lost in the Ak Say River – completely submerged in quicksand – Sergei, our driver only just escaping in time.

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