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Huascarán Norte Tragedy

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  • Publication Year: 1994

Huascarán Norte Tragedy. An Italian expedition had hoped to repeat the Casarotto route on the north face of Huascarán Norte. On August 8, Battistino Bonali and Giandomenico Ducoli fell to their deaths apparently from a height of about 6000 meters as they were ascending.

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