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Howson Peak - First Ascent Route # 7783

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Date: 2005.03.15
Vantage Point: From Kitnayakwa Peak (Felber Peak) just North of Howson

Caption: Howson Peak (top right), from near summit of Kitnayakwa Peak

PhotoDescr: Photo was taken during a ski ascent of Kitnayakwa Peak (Felber Peak), the first peak north of Howson. The photo shows the route of the first ascent in 1958. The party turned one or both of the large gendarmes and followed the ridge to the top. The unsuccessful and tragic 1957 attempt by Rex Gibson and party attempted the SW side, opposite this one.

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