Triumph and Tragedy on K2 as First Winter Ascent is Achieved

January 16, 2021

A team of Nepali climbers reached the summit of K2 during the winter for the very first time, bringing after years of struggle on the world’s second highest mountain. But the triumph was quickly diminished, as the Savage Mountain claimed the life of Spanish climber Sergi Mingote who fell while climbing near Camp 1. Adventure Blog