List of climbers and mountaineers

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This list of climbers and mountaineers is a list of people notable for the activities of mountaineering, rock climbing (including bouldering) and ice climbing.

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Christian Almer
Prince Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the Abruzzi

B[edit]

Jacques Balmat
Adam Bielecki
Arlene Blum
David Breashears
Alexander Burgener

C[edit]

Yvon Chouinard
Chhurim
Johann Coaz
Emilio Comici
Michel Croz

D[edit]

Clinton Thomas Dent
Kurt Diemberger

E[edit]

F[edit]

Douglas Freshfield
Tom Frost

G[edit]

Conrad Gessner
Stefan Glowacz
Paul Güssfeldt

H[edit]

Heinrich Harrer
Edmund Hillary

I[edit]

J[edit]

Margaret Jackson

K[edit]

Dora Keen

L[edit]

M[edit]

Reinhold Messner
Thomas Middlemore
Albert F. Mummery

N[edit]

Tenzing Norgay

O[edit]

Juanito Oiarzabal
Adam Ondra

P[edit]

Michel-Gabriel Paccard
Paul Preuss

R[edit]

S[edit]

John Salathé
Horace-Bénédict de Saussure
Ueli Steck
Gottlieb Samuel Studer

T[edit]

Bill Tilman
Francis Fox Tuckett

U[edit]

Karl Unterkircher

V[edit]

  • Arjun Vajpai (born 1993) India, climbed Everest 2010, Lhotse 2011 and Manaslu 2011
  • Ivan Vallejo (born 1959) Ecuador, 14th person to climb all eight-thousanders (7th without supplemental oxygen)
  • Patrick Vallençant (1946–1989) France, alpinist/skier and ski mountaineering pioneer
  • Anak Verhoeven (born 1996) Belgium, first woman to claim a first ascent of a 5.15a
  • Ed Viesturs (born 1959) US, first US climber to climb all eight-thousander (6th without supplemental oxygen)
  • Ludwig Vörg (1911–1941) Germany, first ascent Eiger north face (1938)

W[edit]

Edward Whymper

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lonely Grave in the Sierra - Norman Clyde". Archived from the original on September 14, 2009.
  2. ^ Günther Dyhrenfurth
  3. ^ "Ershlers First Couple to Climb the Seven Summits". International Mountain Guides. Retrieved 2014-10-19.
  4. ^ "Mick Fowler". Mountain Culture. The Banff Centre. 2000. Archived from the original on 2012-02-22. Retrieved 2014-10-19.
  5. ^ Tom Higgins
  6. ^ "Alan Hinkes Kangchenjunga - 13 or 14?". Mounteverest.net. 13 May 2005. Archived from the original on 2 April 2010. Retrieved 2014-10-19.
  7. ^ "Fitz Roy - West face (Supercanaleta)". pataclimb.com. Retrieved 2014-10-19.
  8. ^ Jolly, Joanna; Mulvey, Stephen (27 August 2010). "New doubts over Korean Oh Eun-Sun's climbing record". BBC News. Retrieved 2010-08-29.
  9. ^ American Alpine Journal, 1979, pp. 1–18
  10. ^ "Jordan Romero, 13, 'becomes youngest to scale Everest'". BBC. 22 May 2010. Retrieved 22 May 2010.
  11. ^ Douglas, Ed (4 October 2004). "Pete Schoening - Obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved 2014-10-19.
  12. ^ Frank Smythe Archived April 7, 2005, at the Wayback Machine
  13. ^ "High Ideals". Irish Times. 1998-05-05. Retrieved 2012-04-29.
  14. ^ Ichiro Yoshizawa - Obituary Archived April 26, 2005, at the Wayback Machine

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