Gripped Magazine

June 10, 2013

75th Anniversary of the Eiger North Wall Route Celebration

On 34 July 1938, The German-Austrian team of Anderl Heckmair, Ludwig Vörg, Fritz Kasparek and Heinrich Harrer reached the summit of Switzerland's Eiger via the North Face, making 2013 the 75th anniversary of the first ascent of the world's most iconic alpine north face.
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