The staff was as useful to them as the alpenstock to the mountain climber in Switzerland.
I suppose a mountain climber would have called it a nifty job.
To crawl up one flight of that stairway you have to be a mountain climber.
The only difference was that he covered distance a great deal more rapidly than a mountain climber could.
Like a mountain climber in a perilous pass, he preferred to look up rather than down.
These two accidents appear to be the ones most likely to befall this or any other mountain climber.
You're a lot better off than a mountain climber on Earth because you don't have to fight your weight.
Annie S. Peck, '78, is also well known as a traveler and mountain climber.
Just so a mountain climber uses the rocks he encounters as holding places to help him climb higher.
It was like asking a mountain climber if he had ever felt a taut rope over the razor edge of a precipice suddenly go slack.