Remembering Ryan Johnson & Marc-André Leclerc

Ryan Johnson and Marc-André Leclerc, Blister

We are devastated to learn that a week-long search and rescue operation in Alaska was brought to a close on Tuesday night, leaving two of North America’s brightest alpinists presumed dead in the Mendenhall Towers outside of Juneau. Here, our Climbing Editor, Dave Alie, reflects on the two alpinist’s lives and accomplishments.