In the Footsteps of Heckmair

Posted on: March 1, 2003

[Left] Retreating from the Eiger's north face during a 2000 attempt. [Right] Heinrich Harrer and Fritz Kasparek at their third bivouac, above the Spider, on the 1938 first ascent of the Eiger's north face. [Photo] Thomas Ulrich and Ludwig Vorg

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