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List of Famous Mountaineers

List of famous mountaineers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top mountaineers in the world? This includes the most prominent mountaineers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable mountaineers is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic mountaineers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned mountaineers.

List items include Aron Ralston, George Bass and many more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known mountaineers to the lesser known mountaineers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the mountaineer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous mountaineers ever?" and "What are the names of famous mountaineers?" then you're in the right place. (515 items)
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    A. Bakerwell

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    A. Carpe

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    A. H. MacCarthy

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    A. Taylor

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    A.G. Aiken

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    A.J. Gilmour

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    Achille Compagnoni Died at 95 (1914-2009)

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    Adam Ondra age 21

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    Adolphus Warburton Moore Died at 46 (1841-1887)

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    Alain Mesili age 65

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    Alain Robert age 52

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    Alan Hinkes age 60

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    Died at 58 (1915-1973)

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    Died at 90 (1913-2003)

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    Albert F. Mummery Died at 40 (1855-1895)

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    Albert H. McCarthy

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    Died at 73 (1871-1944)

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    Alec Graham

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    Died at 72 (1875-1947)

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    Died at 41 (1958-1999)

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    Alexander Huber age 46

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    Died at 90 (1769-1859)

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    Alf Gregory

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    Died at 32 (1963-1995)

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    Alison Levine age 48

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    Allen D. Wilson

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    Alois Volken

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    Ammon McNeely age 44

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    Died at 39 (1958-1997)

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    Andreas Heckmair Died at 99 (1906-2005)

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    Died at 22 (1902-1924)

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    Andrew J. Burge

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    Andrew Kirkpatrick age 43

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    Andrzej Marciniak Died at 50 (1959-2009)

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    Andrzej Zawada Died at 72 (1928-2000)

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    Ang Rita age 66

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    Ang Tsering

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    Ángel Escobar

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    Angus McPherson

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    Anton Colijn Died at 51 (1894-1945)

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    Died at 104 (1897-2001)

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    Armando Aste age 88

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    Arne Naess, Jr. Died at 67 (1937-2004)

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    Ashraf Aman age 76

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    B. Babcock

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