American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Argentina, Cerro Torre, The Revista Mensile

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  • Publication Year: 1959

Cerro Torre. The Revista Mensile also notes that the two Detassis, Maestri, Stenico, and Eccher (Italians), and Fava and Lucchini (Argentines), also failed on the Cerro Torre in early 1958. They did make the first ascent of Cerro Grande in an 18-hour climb. They climbed the Cuerno Blanco (8432 feet) and Cerro Adela, where they arrived an hour after Bonatti and Mauri.

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