American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, Canada, St. Alias Range, South Donjek Peaks, Various Ascents

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South Donjek Peaks, various ascents. Although thwarted in our attempts on Pt. 4,223m, Paul Geddes, Willa Haraysm, Dave McCormick, Ted Rosen, and I did climb some of the South Donjek Peaks (1:50,000 topo sheets 15C/16,115B/13):Pt. 3,433m (GR499562) via east ridge, June 18, 1st ascent, PG, WH, DM, TR

Pt. 3,450m (GR 501547) via east ridge, June 23, 1st ascent, PG, WH, DM, TR, RW

Pt. 3,315m (GR552513), via west-southwest ridge, June 25, 1st ascent, PG,WH,TR,RW

Pt. 3,025m (GR531546) via northwest ridge, June 19, 2nd ascent, PG, WH, DM, TR; and June 23, 3rd ascent, PG, TR, RW. First ascent was by Helmut Microys (solo) in July, 1967, when he and his two companions skied out from Mt. Steele to the Slims River bridge on the Alaska Highway (iCAJ 1968).

Roger Wallis, Toronto Section, Alpine Club of Canada, AAC

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