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Northwest Climbers and Non-Profits Partner to Support Rebuilding in Nepal

The Pacific Northwest has a strong connection with Nepal – the climbing and trekking industries benefit both economies. Names of local legends like Jim Whittaker, Ed Viesturs, and Pete Athens echo in the thin air of Nepal’s high places alongside tales of Himalayan heroics on steep ice.  But this spring when disaster rocked Nepal it was another group of Pacific …

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