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Ascent of Mont Forel on 1993-07-23

Climber: John Starbuck

Others in Party:Paul Walker
Andrew Britton
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Friday, July 23, 1993
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Boat
Peak:Mont Forel
    Location:Greenland
    Elevation:11125 ft / 3390 m

Ascent Trip Report

Traverse via new route on N ridge (14 pitches) and descent via S ridge, then multiple abseils down West face, after 125 km ski approach from East coast. Picked up by ski plane. Logistical services provided by Tangent Expeditions.
Summary Total Data
    Grade/Class:AD+
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Snow Climb, Glacier Climb, Ice Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Skis, Ski Poles, Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:23 nights away from roads
    Weather:Cold, Breezy, Overcast



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