Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada

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During the autumn and winter the focus moves away from the classic peaks to the search for valley ice, goulottes and mixed climbs in the mountains. Where rock is not available, thoughtfully traversing slopes with minimum impact in mind can help protect natural areas. Its name can be translated from Turkic as �Father of the icy mountains�. Several years prior, on Everest, a hanging glacier broke loose, killing his partner Kony and leaving him dangling by a rope off of a cliff face with a broken arm.

Pages: 320

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press (March 1, 1997)

ISBN: 0803277830

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