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  Everest Summiter and Seven Summit Member Douglas Mantle


On May 12, 1992 Douglas Mantle joined the ranks of those who have made it to the top of Everest. Doug has an impressive resume which includes climbing to the high point of each of the 7 continents, completing both the Kosciusko and the Carstensz versions of the seven summits.

Back home in the States Doug is an active member of the Sierra Mountain Club and spends much of his time climbing within the Sierra Nevada Mountains. In fact he has climbed all major 247 Sierra Nevada Peaks five times. He has also climbed the high points of all the western states.

He is a high caliber, endurance athlete who often takes off on incredible day hikes in the 30 mile range. He is a legend throughout the Sierras and acts as a role model for younger generations and future climber.

Doug also summited Cho Oyu on 9/26/95 as a member of Rob Hall expedition.

Millet One Sport Everest Boot  has made some minor changes by adding more Kevlar. USES Expeditions / High altitude / Mountaineering in extremely cold conditions / Isothermal to -75°F Gore-Tex® Top dry / Evazote Reinforcements with aramid threads. Avg. Weight: 5 lbs 13 oz Sizes: 5 - 14 DESCRIPTION Boot with semi-rigid shell and built-in Gore-Tex® gaiter reinforced by aramid threads, and removable inner slipper Automatic crampon attachment Non-compressive fastening Double zip, so easier to put on Microcellular midsole to increase insulation Removable inner slipper in aluminized alveolate Fiberglass and carbon footbed Cordura + Evazote upper Elasticated collar.

Expedition footwear for mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold.  NOTE US SIZES LISTED. See more here.




 

 

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