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WATCH: What Counts as a Mountain?

“I’m at the top of Mount Evans, more than 14,000 feet above sea level. This is definitely a mountain: but why doesn’t the smaller summit next to it also count? 123 more words

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Update (1 of 3) Climbing

Its certainly been a while since I posted anything on here. Where to start I would keep asking myself. A lot has happened since the start of 2017 and I’ve either been too busy or too lazy to write about it. 1,151 more words

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Climber Who Died On Capitol Peak Recovered From Deep Crevasse

The man who was reported to have died on Capitol Peak last week has been recovered and ID’d after a painstaking effort by a group of volunteers with Mountain Rescue Aspen… 642 more words

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18 Year Old Colorado Climber Falls To Death After Posting Picture To Social Media

Another climbing tragedy out of Colorado as an 18-year-old man died after falling from the First Flatiron on Sunday while on a solo climb. The Denver Post… 84 more words

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WATCH: Rescuer Ducks and Dodges Helicopter Rotors In Austrian Recue Accident

That was something straight out of a movie. This extremely close call comes to us the top of Großglockner, Austria’s tallest mountain. According to The Telegraph… 70 more words

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UPDATE: Massive Avalanche Slams Into Group of Climbers; Video

Update to Footage of Massive Avalanche Bearing Down On Climbers:

According to our Facebook follower Hunter Sykes, this incident occurred several weeks ago. To quote the original video “Recorded by my friend Magnus who gave me permission to post this. 45 more words

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Footage of Massive Avalanche Bearing Down On Climbers

UPDATE: Read a full update to the post here

A shocking video has emerged of an avalanche that occurred on Lenin Peak on the border of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. 134 more words

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