Forums: Climbing Disciplines: Alpine & Ice:
"The Beast" on Dent Moose Peak and Online Alpine R
RSS FeedRSS Feeds for Alpine & Ice

Premier Sponsor:



Oct 9, 2004, 9:20 PM
Post #1 of 1 (1248 views)

Registered: Oct 21, 2002
Posts: 979

"The Beast" on Dent Moose Peak and Online Alpine R
Report this Post
Average: avg_1 avg_2 avg_3 avg_4 avg_5 (0 ratings)  
Can't Post

Anyone have any information on this ascent:

Jim Bridwell and Spencer Pfingsten - both are from USA. Dent Moose peak, Alaska, the first ascent The Beast route on Eastern wall, top: 3150m, length of a route - 1500m. Difficulty: VII/A5/6a +/WI4 +/M6. Duration of ascent n: 29 days in 2000y and 30 in 2001.

Nominated for 2002 Piolet D'Or.

Can't find any literature on this, but the grade/time sounds ruthless. Any info would be appreciated.

As a side note, where do some of you get net information on alpinism.

Where else?

Forums : Climbing Disciplines : Alpine & Ice


Search for (options)

Log In:

Password: Remember me:

Go Register
Go Lost Password?

Follow us on Twiter Become a Fan on Facebook