American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, Mexico, El Gigante, Simuchi

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1999

El Gigante, Simuchi. In the Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, Chihuahua, Carlos García Ayala (Mexico) and Cecilia Buil (Spain) made the first ascent of Simuchi (“The Hummingbird,” VI 6c A4, 1000m) on the northwest face of E1 Gigante from April 5-25. A complete account of their climb appears earlier in this journal.

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