Jim Wickwire

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American climber

Why Is Jim Wickwire Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Jim Wickwire is the first American to summit K2, the second highest mountain in the world . Wickwire is also known for surviving an overnight solo bivouac on K2 at an elevation above ; considered "one of the most notorious bivouacs in mountaineering history".

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What Schools Are Affiliated With Jim Wickwire?

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