Body of Alex Lowe found on Mount Shishapangma

Swiss Climbers Ueli Steck and David Goettler have found the body of Alex Lowe and his cameraman David Bridges on China’s Mount Shishapangma at the 5,900 meters (19,350 feet) level. Lowe a lengedary climber known as “Lungs With Legs” did some rescues on Mount McKinley in 1995. Goettler contact Conrad Anker who was climbing with Lowe at the time of the 1999 avalanche that swept the two away. Anker confirmed based on clothing and route description. Steck and Goettler did not move the bodies.

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