American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Falls on Rock, Protection Pulled Out, No Hard Hat, Etc., Utah, Cottonwood Canyons

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  • Publication Year: 1991

FALLS ON ROCK, PROTECTION PULLED OUT, NO HARD HAT, ETC.

Utah, Cottonwood Canyons

Four reports of climbing accidents were filed for this area, one resulting in a fatality when a solo climber fell while descending Mount Superior’s north side. The others resulted in injury due to the length of the falls. (Source: H. Thad Moore, Salt Lake County Sheriff s Office)

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