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Avalanche Kills Skier On Marmot Mountain At Hatcher Pass In Alaska (UPDATED)

Hatcher Pass, Alaska - On Wednesday, November 22, 2017 a skier was killed in an avalanche on a southerly aspect at 3700' in the...
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The Winner Of The Boardman Tasker Award For Mountain Literature 2017 Is…

The Boardman Tasker Prize For Mountain Literature is "awarded annually to the author or authors of the best literary work, whether fiction, non-fiction, drama...
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Avalanche Kills Ski Tourer On Kehlstein In Berchtesgaden In Germany (UPDATED)

Berchtesgaden, Germany - On Sunday, November 19, 2017 a 50-year-old female ski tourer was killed in an avalanche on the Kehlstein in Berchtesgaden in...
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Avalanches Kill 13 People In Eastern Afghanistan

Eastern Afghanistan - After days of heavy snow in the mountains of eastern Afghanistan, 13 people have been killed by avalanches in multiple incidents.On...
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Avalanche Kills Snow Removal Worker In Vorarlberg, Austria

Vorarlberg, Austria - At approximately 14:45 on Thursday, November 16, 2017 a 56-year-old man from Gargellen was killed by an avalanche while performing snow...
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Avalanche Kills Snowboarder On Popular Off Piste Route In Engelberg, Switzerland

Engelberg, Switzerland - On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 a 32-year-old snowboarder was caught, buried, and killed in an avalanche on a classic off piste...
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Valery Rozov Dies In BASE jumping Accident On Ama Dablam

Ama Dablam, Nepal - Valery Rozov, a 52-year-old Russian extreme athlete, died in a BASE jumping accident on Ama Dablam in the Himalaya Mountains...
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German Mountaineer Survives For 5 Days After Falling In 30-Meter Crevasse In Austria

Dachstein, Austria - In early November 2017, a 45-year-old German mountaineer fell into a 30-meter crevasse at roughly 2050 meters on the Dachstein in...

Bear Grylls Adventure Park To Open In Birmingham, UK In 2018

Birmingham, United Kingdom - British adventurer and TV star Bear Grylls announced that he will open his own adventure theme park called The Bear...
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Ski Mountaineers Make First Descent On Malte Brun In New Zealand

Malte Brun, New Zealand - On October 30, 2017, Tom Grant, Ben Briggs, and Enrico Mosetti skied another impressive first descent down the Zig...