Durham Man’s Trek Leaves Mark on Distant Peak
Published: August 22, 2013 | By Josh Shaffer — firstname.lastname@example.org
DURHAM — The peak loomed in the remote and vowel-challenged nation of Kyrgyzstan, next door to China, nameless because nobody had climbed it.
It stood nearly 18,000 feet tall – the height of three Mt. Mitchells – a forbidding mixture of ice, snow and rock.