Mount Thompson from Southeast Ridge of Alaska Mountain

Mount Thompson from the Southeast Ridge of Alaska Mountain. August 7, 2008.


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lcarreau - May 28, 2009 11:04 pm - Voted 10/10

Based on my

opinion, you have did the monolith of
Thomson justice in this photograph.

In Fred Beckey's book that I purchased in
1987, he includes the 'p' in the mountain's

Beckey made the FA of that steep 600-ft face
and (west) ridge with Helmy Beckey, Robert Craig and William Ford in 1940 from the 5,960 ft saddle above Bumblebee Pass. Very nice !!!

Snidely Whiplash

Snidely Whiplash - May 29, 2009 8:25 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Based on my

Thanks. I wasn't sure how to label this mountain. The USGS map that I have says "Thompson," but it was named after a guy named Thomson, and Beckey does call it "Thompson." Klenke's page here on SP calls it Thomson.


lcarreau - May 29, 2009 8:23 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: Hmmmm ...

I'm very confused, but when in doubt :

I always go with Klenke's amazing beta !!!

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