American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, Alaska, Rooster Comb Attempt

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  • Publication Year: 1977

Rooster Comb Attempt. In August Paul Denkewalter and I made an attempt on the east face of the Rooster Comb from the Ruth Glacier. We reached 8200 feet in three days of climbing before retreating to wait out six days of rain and snow before returning home.

Ned W. Lewis, Mountaineering Club of Alaska

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