American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte

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  • Publication Year: 1974

Huascarán Norte. On June 9, four members of the Freelance Alpine Research Team reached the north summit of Huascarán after waiting out two weeks of bad weather. The summit day was clear, but the mountain was cloaked in deep powder snow. The summit party was comprised of Dave King, Dave Gladstone, Brian Gregory, and me.

Russell McLean

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