Ski Mountaineering in China
China is one of the worlds most mountainous countries, with or without Tibet. Here are some pictures from a ski ascent and descent of Muztag Ata, 7546m, in the Pamirs, very close to the borders with Tajikistan and Afghanistan.
Muztag Ata from the north, the route is up the obvious snowfield on the right
High camp at 6800m on Muztag Ata, Chinese Pamirs.
Skiing down from the high camp at 6800m the day after our summit day.