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Four climbers feared dead after Mount McKinley avalanche

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Re: Four climbers feared dead after Mount McKinley avalanche

Postby Doctor No » Sat Jun 16, 2012 3:45 pm

Very sad to see.

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Re: Four climbers feared dead after Mount McKinley avalanche

Postby mts4602 » Sat Jun 16, 2012 3:55 pm

Which route?

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Re: Four climbers feared dead after Mount McKinley avalanche

Postby kman » Sat Jun 16, 2012 4:04 pm

mts4602 wrote:Which route?


West Buttress, while descending Motorcycle Hill http://www.nps.gov/dena/parknews/fatalavalanche.htm

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Re: Four climbers feared dead after Mount McKinley avalanche

Postby kman » Sat Jun 16, 2012 4:20 pm

Climbers skirt the debris field on Motorcycle Hill (photo credit: Kevin Wright / NPS via Reuters)
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Re: Four climbers feared dead after Mount McKinley avalanche

Postby seano732 » Sun Jun 17, 2012 11:39 am

Truly tragic. Conditions seem pretty horrible this year. I have 2 friends up there right now on the Cassin, pretty anxious to hear from them. Peace.
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