billi bierling female mountaineer and journalist from Germany

Makalu expedition over

Robot: As reported by Billi on her satphone:

“EXPEDITION OVER. WE R AT C2 BUT ITS FAR TOO WINDY TO MOVE TO THE MAKALU LA. WEATHER NOT SUPPOSED TO IMPROVE, SO WE ARE GOING DOWN. MORE …” soon….

See more updates on Billi’s Twitter feed.

4 Responses

  1. Jan said on October 8, 2012 at 11:11 am

    Schade!
    Aber das zeigt uns mal wieder anschaulich, dass die Natur stark ist, stärker als wir Menschen.
    Der nächste Gipfelsturm folgt sicherlich bald, oder?

    Liebe Grüße
    DZ

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  2. Niels said on October 8, 2012 at 8:41 am

    Sorry about that. I am sure that in 6 months time, you will be back on another one!

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  3. shaheen said on October 7, 2012 at 9:47 am

    nice effort but the barrier could not allows you to the summit that really bad…. so best of luck for next time …….

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  4. Karin Kamp said on October 6, 2012 at 7:43 pm

    Sorry to hear that the weather did not cooperate. Love, Karin

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