Mt Shishapangma camp, Tibet

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Advance base camp at 19,500ft near the ice pinnacles - late in the day stormclouds.

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  1. Clickr_Flickr 90 months ago | reply

    Wonderful pic & place...

  2. 89 months ago | reply

    hi, stunning shot ! well done ! can you explain me where in tibet mt shishapangma is located. how do you reach it by road and how many days does it take to reach this camp ? the view is really really nice. the picture even better...
    greats and thanks a lot, marcel ( )

  3. ESLaura [deleted] 89 months ago | reply

    This photo is being used on the Toyota website, just FYI

  4. xtremepeaks 89 months ago | reply

    Thank you ESLaura, I saw that - they have a number of flickr pictures there. of course they never ask anyone for permission.

  5. Marioleona 88 months ago | reply

    GREAT image, congrats!!!

  6. Fahd Munir 81 months ago | reply

    surreal its unreal.. Awesome.. this photo is powerful
    well im going there in October.. part of the itinerary was base camp of mount. Shishapangma.. woow i was reading all about it today till i passed by your photo..
    Any suggestions??

  7. t'ma 81 months ago | reply

    nomination for mountainsnaps
    we'll be glad to add this snap in the pool.

  8. Medello 78 months ago | reply

    amazing picture it's fantastic

  9. lalande21185 76 months ago | reply

    Surreal, forboding, and inspiring! It must be an honor to say you've been there amidst such desolate beauty.

  10. rikhav.prateek 73 months ago | reply

    I like this one......
    Very beautiful click!!!!....

    Simply awesome

    Thanks for sharing.

  11. TheWildMountainMan 72 months ago | reply

    I own a Toyota 4Runner. Do you think I can reach Shishapangma camp with it?

  12. Colskier1 65 months ago | reply

    Fascinating pinnacles, nice comp.

  13. mattxfoto 63 months ago | reply

    Fantastic place, fantastic shot!

  14. mlhradio 62 months ago | reply

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  15. MOUNTAINCULT 33 months ago | reply

    Impressive out of this world image.

  16. Ted Raynor Remixed [deleted] 29 months ago | reply

    Love it. I wanna go!

  17. DeeMac 29 months ago | reply

    Stunning shot. Just beyond stunning. I stand not a chance in hell if I'm up against this one.

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