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Valic Climbs All Alpine Highpointers in Winter Conditions

Ljubljana, 13 April - Miha Valic has recently become the first man to have climbed all major 4,000-metre peaks in the Alps in winter conditions. It took the Alpine guide from Ljubljana 102 days to climb all 82 highpointers on the official list of the UIAA, the International Climbing and Mountaineering Organisation.

The Alps
Miha Valic on top of the last 4,000-metre peak he climbed in his 82-peak challenge. In the background Mt Blanc.
Photo: Slovenian Mountaineering Association/STA

The Alps
Miha Valic on top of the last 4,000-metre peak he climbed in his 82-peak challenge.
Photo: Slovenian Mountaineering Association/STA

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