American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Kluane National Park Reserve, Eclipse Glacier, Ascents

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  • Publication Year: 2003

Eclipse Glacier, ascents. Glenn Wilks (U.K.) and Geoff Hornby (U.K.) flew into the Eclipse Glacier for 10 days and made ascents of peaks near Mt. Badham. On June 1 they made the first ascent of Peak 3,390m, via its southeast ridge, and climbed a new route, the Northwest Ridge, on Peak 3,330m. On June 3 Wilks made the first ascent, solo, of Peak 3,320m, via its east face.

Geoff Hornby, Alpine Climbing Group

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