Fatal 100 Fall at Sleeping Giant State Park, Connecticut


Newsday reports Adam Barnes, 24, fell 100 feet at Sleeping Giant State Park near Hamden, CT.
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Fatal 90 Foot Fall at Paradise Forks, Arizona


Arizona Central reports Shelley Windsor, 31, of Mesa died last Saturday after falling more than 90 feet from a canyon wall at Paradise Forks, a popular climbing area 30 miles west of Flagstaff.
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Fatal Fall on Mount Tilicho in Nepal


Wire services report Josef Alois Kasbaure, a 38-year-old radiologist from Wange, Germany, fell about 200 meters (650 feet) into a crevasse on Oct. 27 at an elevation of 6,600 meters (21,650 feet), while climbing 7,134-meter (23,400-foot) Mount Tilicho in Nepal.


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Fatal Fall on Goat Mountain, Oregon


KOIN reports Curtis Charles Meister fell 100-150 feet to his death on Goat Mountain, outside Estacada, Oregon.

The friends said they were all hiking when Meister said he wanted to climb down the cliff. He lost his grip and fell 150-200 feet to the ground below. He suffered an extensive head wound.


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Backcountry Ski Photographer Warren Skoog Fatality on Mount Mercedario in Argentina


The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports Carl Warren Skoog, 46, said to be one of the world’s best backcountry ski photographers died while descending the steep southern face of 22,210-foot Mount Mercedario in the Argentine Andes.
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Father and Son in Mystery 200 Foot Fall on Bridge Near Mammoth Springs in Yellowstone


Police are investigating the mystery 200 foot plunge from a bridge of a father and son at Yellowstone.
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30 Foot Fatal Fall at Canyon Falls, Michigan


WLNS reports Debra Murray fell 30 feet while hiking in Canyon Falls Park in Baraga County in Michigan.
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Soloist on Slab Route on Half Dome is Yosemite's Sixth Fatality This Season


The AP reports a soloist on Yosemite’s Half Dome was the park’s sixth fatality this season.
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Man Wearing Only Cotton Hypothermia Fatality in Alaska Range


Various sources report Steven Lynch, 54, died from hypothermia while climbing in the Alaska range.
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6 Avalanche Fatalities on Chaukhamba


Sify reports six soldiers from India were swept away in an avalanche on 7,163 metre high Chaukhamba.
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