The highest peak of the central Changtang: Zangser Kangri 6551m
Pictures from the climb around 6. Juli 1997 during the Changtang traverse

glacier of the Zangser Kangri range

steep and rugged glacier toungs...

... no ascend possible here

a small ice cave with fresh water

access to the large glacier field

ascend to high camp

glacier field


summit and BurogCo

view of BurogCo

the only one high camp at 6200m

summit of Zangser Kangri and BurogCo

on the summit of Zangser Kangri

descend in soft, knee deep snow

the huge glacier field
 Image of the Zangser Kangri and the lake BurogCo as photographed by astronauts of the international space station (