American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, South Teton

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1932

South Teton (12,500) and Middle Teton (12,769). Middle Teton traversed on July 17th, by Robert L. M. Underhill and the writer. Ascent by north face (new route) ; descent by southwest ridge and southwest couloir.

On August 22nd George E. Goldthwaite scaled Nez Percé as noted above, continued to the head of the south fork of Garnet Canyon, climbed the South Teton (the only 1931 ascent of this peak) and returned by the northwest ridge, and, finally, traversed the Middle Teton, ascending it from the south and descending by the east face and south gully (the portion of this route through the south gully being new).

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