Lee Nelson account of a rescue on Mount Rainier's Curtis Ridge, June 21, 1969
Lee Nelson describes the 1969 rescue of a climbing party that had been stranded by rockfall on Curtis Ridge. Nelson's account focuses in particular on the rescue of Peter Sandstedt, who had been thrown over the cliff during the rockslide. Other members of the rescue party and coordinating team included Jim Mitchell, Dave Mahre, Dan Davis, Lou Whittaker, and Jim Wickwire.
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