Charlie Fowler found

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Linked from http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601103&sid=apa2k3wEllNU&refer=us --- Missing mountaineer Charlie Fowler was found dead on a remote Chinese peak, the likely victim of an avalanche, a U.S. group organizing the search effort said today. The whereabouts of his climbing partner remain a mystery. Fowler's legs and gray boots were spotted poking through deep snow yesterday at about 17,000 feet (5,300 meters) on Genyen Peak in southwest China, the Fowler-Boskoff Search Committee...Read Full Story

Climb-Aid formed in response to Fowler-Boskoff tragedy

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Linked from http://www.montrosepress.com/articles/2006/12/29/local_news/3.txt --- The Fowler-Boskoff Search Committee raised funds and coordinated several teams in China to locate Fowler and Boskoff.  Search committee member Arlene Burns of Telluride Mountainfilm called the establishment of Climb-Aid the "one positive" of the ordeal.  "It takes the template for what Telluride formed from scratch and formalizes it, making it available in the future," she said. "There will be a place to go...Read Full Story