Category: Indonesia

Puncak Jaya

Puncak Jaya (Carstensz Pyramid) Puncak Jaya is a formidable climb in Indonesia’s Sudirman Range and was nicknamed “Carstensz Pyramid” after Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon who was the first to report that there were glaciers on the peak of the mountain. He had reported seeing them on an unusually clear day in 1623, yet it wasn’t …

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