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4 edition of Climbing Alaska (Alaska Geographic,) found in the catalog.

Climbing Alaska (Alaska Geographic,)

by Penny Rennick

  • 312 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Alaska Geographic Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Mountaineering,
  • Alaska,
  • Description and travel,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Pictorials,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - United States,
  • United States - Pacific - Alaska,
  • Cultural Region/Pacific Northwest,
  • Geographic Orientation/Alaska,
  • Mountaineers,
  • Sports & Recreation/Mountaineering,
  • Travel / United States,
  • Travel / United States / General,
  • Travel / Pictorials,
  • Travel / United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12162865M
    ISBN 101566610427
    ISBN 109781566610421

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Base Camp plus five higher camps are established on the mountain. When necessary, the team makes double carries between all camps, except high camp, to ensure proper.

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