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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 1914

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    Adam Ondra 1993

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    Adolphus Warburton Moore 1841

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    Alain Mesili 1949

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    Alain Robert 1962

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    Alan Hinkes 1954

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    Albert F. Mummery 1855

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    Albert H. McCarthy

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    Alec Graham

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    Alexander Huber 1968

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    Alf Gregory

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    Alison Levine 1966

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    Allen D. Wilson

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    Alois Volken

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    Ammon McNeely 1970

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    Andreas Heckmair 1906

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    Andrew J. Burge

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    Andrew Kirkpatrick 1971

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    Andrzej Marciniak 1959

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    Andrzej Zawada 1928

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    Ang Rita 1948

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    Ang Tsering

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    Ángel Escobar

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    Angus McPherson

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    Anton Colijn 1894

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    Armando Aste 1926

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    Arne Naess, Jr. 1937

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    Ashraf Aman 1938

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