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#288213 - 02/19/18 07:32 PM Jim Bridwell 1944-2018
AKSAR Offline
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Registered: 08/31/11
Posts: 1124
Loc: Alaska
Another legend passes.

Jim Bridwell 1944-2018
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#288217 - 02/19/18 08:18 PM Re: Jim Bridwell 1944-2018 [Re: AKSAR]
clearwater Offline
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Registered: 03/19/05
Posts: 1072
Loc: Channeled Scablands
Hep C.

I remember reading about Moose's Tooth climb, sleeping in plastic garbage bags for the bivy instead of tent and sleeping bag and eating only power bars or some such. In Alaska!

Hand over handing down a Gondola cable to rescue skiers at Squaw Valley.

Roskelly (Mr black and white) kicking him off the team in Pakistan for being too driven.

Gnarly to the max dude.


Edited by clearwater (02/19/18 08:46 PM)

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#288222 - 02/19/18 10:41 PM Re: Jim Bridwell 1944-2018 [Re: clearwater]
hikermor Offline
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Registered: 08/26/06
Posts: 6689
Loc: southern Cal
Sad...A climbing legend passes.
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#288301 - 03/02/18 07:56 PM Re: Jim Bridwell 1944-2018 [Re: AKSAR]
Pete Offline
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Registered: 02/20/09
Posts: 1360
Wow ... did not see that news. He was one of the all-time greats. Thanks for mentioning this.

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