American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Chilean Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Almirante Nieto, East Face

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  • Publication Year: 2000

Almirante Nieto, East Face. Chad Peele and Jeff Brandner attempted a route on the east face of Almirante Nieto. The pair reported poor rock with no protection; the snow crossing was fine. From Las Torres Camp (820'), it took them 17 hours to reach 7,200 feet. They did not summit.

Sergio Echeverria and Hernan Jofre, Chile

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