American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Colorado, Near Mt. Neva

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  • Publication Year: 1957

Colorado, near Mt. Neva—On June 20, 1956 Robert H. Cook (14), one of a group of about 20 boys from a YMCA Summer Camp, fell down the snow-faced cliffs on the side of Mt. Neva. He apparently slipped and rolled and tumbled 60 feet suffering a broken collar bone, scalp lacerations, and a possible head injury.

Source: Newspaper clippings; Bob Michener.

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