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Legendary climber Jim Bridwell dies at 73

PALM DESERT, Calif./February 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Jim Bridwell, a hard-partying hippie and legendary climber who left his mark on some of the toughest peaks in California‘s Yosemite National Park, has died. He was 73. His wife, Peggy Bridwell of Palm Desert, California, says that Bridwell died Friday after battling liver and kidney failure linked … Continue reading Legendary climber Jim Bridwell dies at 73