American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Fall on Rock, Protection Pulled Out, Wisconsin, Devil's Lake State Park

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  • Publication Year: 1989

FALL ON ROCK, PROTECTION PULLED OUT

Wisconsin, Devil’s Lake State Park

On April 1, 1988, Mark Gable (21) suffered lacerations and abrasions when he fell six meters from a climb on the South Face of East Bluff near the Devil’s Doorway. Other climbers said that he had fallen nearly three meters minutes before, but continued climbing. (Source: Devil’s Lake State Park)

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