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Ski mountaineer Garre dies in avalanche

Originally Published: April 28, 2011
By Melissa Siig | ESPN Action Sports

Well-known ski mountaineer Kip Garre, along with his girlfriend Allison Kreutzen, were killed in an avalanche near Lone Pine, Calif., on Tuesday. Their bodies were found Thursday in a search and rescue mission after friends became alarmed that they had not heard from the pair, who had set out three days prior to ski the Split Couloir in the eastern Sierra Nevada mountains.

Garre was 38. Originally from New Hampshire, he was based in Squaw Valley and worked for the last ...

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