American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, Greenland, Sukkertoppen

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1961

Sukkertoppen, Southwest Greenland. Another Italian expedition under the leadership of Guido Monzino made two first ascents near the Evighedsfjord. A Danish expedition operated in the same region. This was under the leadership of Carsten Berg-Sørensen and was composed of Erik Hoff, Jens Jensen, Knut Kl0verfeldt, Joe Rolf Pedersen and E. Robert Rasmussen. They made some 14 first ascents of peaks from 2600 to 6330 feet. Five were in Hamborgerland, five in Sermilinguaq district and four above Evighedsfjord.

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