Climber Dies in Fall on Capitol Peak - Backpacker

Climber Dies in Fall on Capitol Peak

The 25-year-old Parker man fell 150 to 300 feet.
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A 25-year-old climber, Jake Lord of Parker, died last Saturday after a fall of up to 300 feet on the fourteener Capitol Peak near Aspen. His friend and climbing partner called rescuers, but crews dispatched by helicopter found Lord already dead on the scene.

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