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Date: 1962.07.27
Vantage Point: From glacier to the SSW of the peak

Caption: Sob Spire at the eastern end of the craggy ridge east of Pyrite Peak.

PhotoDescr: This peak in the Howson Range was attempted solo by the teen-aged Dick Culbert in 1959 without any luck. He and I returned in 1962 and climbed it by this, the easy side (class 4 and very solid). The back side is huge and spectacular.

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