American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, New York, Shawangunks

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  • Publication Year: 1984

FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED

New York, Shawangunks

A boy (9) was climbing on the practice rocks when he fell four to five meters to the ground, dislocating his elbow and shoulder. (Source: Brad Snyder)

(Editor’s Note: This is the youngest climber reported in ANAM thus far.)

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