first ascent of Toshe III

On 29 June Simon Messner, son of Reinhold Messner did the first ascent of Toshe III «local name Geshot Peak», appr. 6200m
It is located South-West of Nanga Parbat in Bunar Valley, Pakistan
Due to the difficult snow conditions, avalanche risk and the very unstable weather, he decided to climb the mountain in a single solo push from BC 4600m
The plan was to climb light and fast

Finally he reached the summit at 9:30 am ( 5h,30minutes in total). This mountain was unsuccessfully tried by a Polish and a Canadian Expedition

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