Brits Climb New Routes In Alaska

by Jack Geldard - Editor - UKC Jun/2009
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+The previously unclimbed 1500m east face of Peak 11,300. Night of the Raging Goose takes the central couloir line., 148 kbThe previously unclimbed 1500m east face of Peak 11,300. Night of the Raging Goose takes the central couloir line.
© Gavin Pike

+Gavin Pike and James Clapham., 125 kbGavin Pike and James Clapham.
© Gavin Pike
Gavin Pike is just back from a very successful Alaska trip with James Clapham. They had a productive stay†on the Ruth Glacier, which yielded two new routes.

Night of the Raging Goose (V WI5 5,000ft) tackles the central couloir on Peak 11,300.

Amazing Grace (V AI4 4,000ft) tackles a central line on the North face of Mount Church.

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