North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Nez Perce, First Winter Ascent

Publication Year: 1973.

Nez Perce, First Winter Ascent. David George and George Lowe made the first winter ascent of this peak in February. Our original objective was the traverse from Nez Perce to the Middle Teton, but a foot of new snow during the day of the climb provided an excuse to quit after the first peak.

George Lowe