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Team: Climber 1st to solo summit Mount McKinley in January

...has succeeded in becoming the first solo climber to reach the summit of Alaska's Mount...with Dupre on Monday, shortly after the climber re-established satellite phone contact...mountain is in Denali National Park. Climbers are required to register with the National...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-12/team-climber-1st-to-solo-summit-moun
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...PARK, Calif. - American rock climber Tommy Caldwell was first to...who broke into cheers at the climbers' historic feat Wednesday...fingertips much of the way.Free-climbers do not pull themselves up with...routes up the rock known among climbers as "El Cap," and many have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-15
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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...first-time mountaineers, South Sister has inspired a generation of climbers who become life-long enthusiasts (some even become celebrities...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-18/summit-inspires-generation-of-cl
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Mark T. Yerkes

...was an adventurous soul: a pilot, a homesteader, an accomplished big game hunter and guide, a horticulturist, a mountain climber, an oil field worker, a commercial fisherman and his most important role - a father. He was the beloved son of William H...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174797551
Rock climbers build confidence

...and different sized holds made out of real rocks.Since moving to Soldotna from Fairbanks one year ago, the two avid rock climbers built the rock wall not only for their three daughters, Lexi, Mia and Madison, but also to share the sport with other kids...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-22/rock-climbers-build-confidence
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...Rainier National Park official says six climbers are presumed dead after helicopters detected...AP's earlier story is below.Six climbers missing on Mount Rainier are presumed...family notifications, so the names of the climbers are unlikely to be released until Sunday...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/manuel-valdes/2014-05-31
Kenai climbers set sights on Mount McKinley

...often from veteran climber Harris, who first summited McKinley...hands-on training. Climbers cook in the first camp past...danger. The higher climbers go on the mountain...which can affect a climber?s judgment in a section...decent, often because climbers are on a natural high from...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070107/people_0701peo003.shtml
People
Aid pours in amid aftershocks after Nepal quake kills 1,865

...flattening tents and killing at least 10 climbers and guides and leaving an unknown number...try to help those injured," Danish climber Carsten Lillelund Pedersen said on his Facebook page.Norwegian climber Teodor Glomnes Johansen said that people...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-25/aid-pours-in-amid-aftershocks-after-
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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...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/051401/ala_051301ala0010001.shtml
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4 missing climbers presumed dead after avalanche

...debris and haven't been seen since. The climbers are presumed dead by either snow burial...impeded the search. The four missing climbers include 64-year-old Yoshiaki Kato...and 63-year-old Tamao Suzuki. The climbers were attempting the busiest route during...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-06-16/4-missing-climbers-presumed-dead-aft
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