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Summit inspires generation of climbers

SISTERS, Ore. (AP) - As first-time climber Adam Rosalez stood in the shadow of Oregon's third-tallest mountain on a perfect September morning, he couldn't help but...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-18/summit-inspires-generation-of-cl
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Rescuers ready to lift climber with altitude sickness from McKinley

...weather Friday afternoon before lifting a climber with high-altitude sickness from Mount...spokeswoman Louise Palmer said a Korean climber was stricken Wednesday with mild-to-moderate...Service was not releasing the name of the climber, who is part of an eight-member expedition...

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Climber decides to descend McKinley after altitude condition improves

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A Mount McKinley climber with high-altitude sickness had improved enough Saturday to...group. ''It's really good to see this party help their own climber down,'' Palmer said. ''Our purpose is to give assistance...

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Refuge Notebook: Crossing the Harding Icefield

Another climber once asked me if I knew the definition of mountaineering. There are a lot of possible answers to a question like that, but nothing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-07-18/refuge-notebook-crossing-the-har
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Octogenarians summit Everest

...world's best feeling" even with an 81-year-old Nepalese climber not far behind him.Yuichiro Miura, a former extreme skier...crossed paths before.Miura, who had become the oldest Everest climber with his ascent at age 70, would have reclaimed the title...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-05-23/octogenarians-summit-everest
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Report inspires former resident

...vice 20,320 feet in 1952), which prompts this observation: Denali is shrinking and It got me to thinking What's a poor climber to say? When we got near the top Will it count if we stopped Some eighty-three feet away? The ground is still frozen And...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-17/report-inspirers-former-r
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Andy Hall attempts to clear up Denali's history

...analysis through out. A stove fire instantly incinerated a climber's sleeping bag halfway through the trip. A glacial traverse...there may never be a clear picture of what happened in the climber's final moments, but it is important to dissect the various...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-10-30/andy-hall-attempts-to-clear-up-d
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...station above the town of Saint-Lary-Soulan.Majka, who also won Stage 14 in the Alps, again showed he's the best climber in this Tour and tightened his grip on the polka dot jersey awarded to the race's King of the Mountains.Giovanni Visconti...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jamey-keaten/2014-07-23
Former quarry provides ice-climbing thrills

...Vavricka of St. Paul, himself an avid climber who most recently took up whitewater canoeing...up outside their trucks and tents. A climber with a camera marveled at the ice's...sport can be a tough sell.As novice ice climber Sarah Brown, a physician's assistant...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-01-23/former-quarry-provides-ice-climb
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Empowering women, one ice pick at a time

...of Chicks with Picks, dinner conversation is peppered with climber jargon: mushrooms, the outcroppings of rock or ice that climbers...entailed seeking out hidden ravines. Reynolds, already a rock climber and mountaineer, was intrigued by the beauty of the places...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-05-08/empowering-women-one-ice-pick-at
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