American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, California, The Minarets

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1934

Picacho, in California about twenty miles north of Yuma, Arizona, offers an interesting rock climb. On December 1st, 1933, John Poindexter and Glen Dawson made a new route directly up from the “crevice” near the regular route. Nearby, there are several lesser buttes which grade in difficulty from the easy into the improbable.

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