American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Cerro Torre, Cleaning of Fixed Rope

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  • Publication Year: 1995

Cerro Torre, Cleaning of Fixed Rope. Discovering that over 1000 meters of fixed rope had been left during the filming of an ascent of Cerro Torre, Austrian Tommy Bonapace and a companion were helicoptered to the summit of the mountain. They spent the next two days stripping the Maestri Compressor Route of this mess of fixed rope.

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