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Brazilian Fernanda Maciel Sets New Female Speed Record On Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro, Tanzania - On September 26, 2017 Brazilian ultra-runner Fernanda Maciel, 37, set a new female speed record on Kilimanjaro. Her round trip time...
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Two Czech Mountaineers Killed On Mont Blanc Massif In Two Separate Accidents In 24...

Mont Blanc Massif - In the span of 24 hours on October 3-4, 2017, two Czech mountaineers died in the Couloir Gouter the Mont...
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NZ Skier Dies After Falling Into Mount Ruapehu Crater Lake In New Zealand

Mount Ruapehu, New Zealand - On Saturday, September 30, 2017 rescuers located the body of a missing skier who had accidentally fallen into the...
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Rock Fall Kills Climber On El Capitan In Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park - On Wednesday, September 28, 2017 a massive chunk of rock fell off of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park. Approximately...

Winter Wildlands Alliance Presents Backcountry Film Festival 2017/2018 Teaser

The Winter Wildlands Alliance is back with the 13th annual Backcountry Film Festival. Mark your calendars and buy your tickets because this 90 minute...
Eiger, Monch, Jungfrau In Switzerland | Pixabay Image

Hong Kong Mountaineer Killed By Avalanche On Eiger In Switzerland (Updated)

Eiger, Switzerland - On Thursday, September 21, 2017 a group of four mountaineers from Hong Kong were struck by falling rock, snow, and debris...
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British Climber Dies Of Severe Altitude Sickness On Manaslu In Nepal

Manaslu, Nepal - On September 25, 2017 a British climber died of severe altitude sickness on Manaslu in the Nepal Himalaya.Ishwor Paudel of the...
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Justin Simoni Completes Human Powered Highest Hundred Tour In Colorado

Colorado - On September 16, 2017 Justin Simoni completed The Highest Hundred Tour in Colorado. The Highest Hundred Tour is a human powered, self...
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Avalanche Kills Dutch Hiker In Berchtesgaden Alps In Germany

Berchtesgaden Alps, Germany - On Thursday, September 21, 2017 a 24-year-old Dutch hiker was killed in an avalanche in the Berchtesgaden Alps in southern...
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Alyson Kirk Summits All Of Colorado’s 12ers, 13ers, and 14ers!

Colorado - On September 17, 2017, Alyson Kirk of Lakewood, Colorado accomplished an impressive mountaineering feat in the high country of Colorado. Kirk became...