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Rakekniven Free Climb, Antarctica, 1998

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"Coming to grips with unreliable rock, Conrad [Anker] gropes for solid handholds while free climbing Rakekniven. A veneer of weathered granite covers this and other parts of the tower, often sloughing off under body weight."

—&From quot;Queen Maud Land," February 1998, National Geographic magazine

Photograph by Gordon Wiltsie

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