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Ascent of Tanaga Volcano in 1971

Climber: Bill Hebert

Others in Party:5 Navy Seals
Date:1971
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Tanaga Volcano
    Location:USA-Alaska
    Elevation:4000 ft / 1219 m

Ascent Trip Report

This attempt was done in 1971 while I was in the navy.This was a cold weather training mission.As I recall it was done in August 1971,with 6 other Navy Seals.Our attempt was cut short when one of our team was seriously injured.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb, Ice Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
    Weather:Raining, Frigid, Very Windy, Low Clouds
Very Very Cold



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