1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) mountaineers

By SSG Andrew KostermanSeptember 5, 2008

Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. The Soldiers completed their mission to scale the 600-foot cliff face with packs despite 30 mile-per-hour wind gust and 95-degree Fahrenheit tempertures. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman)
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. The Soldiers completed their mission to scale the 600-foot cliff face with packs despite 30 mile-per-hour wind gust and 95-degree Fahrenheit tempertures. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman) (Photo Credit: SSG Andrew Kosterman) VIEW ORIGINAL
Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman)
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman) (Photo Credit: SSG Andrew Kosterman) VIEW ORIGINAL
Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman)
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman) (Photo Credit: SSG Andrew Kosterman) VIEW ORIGINAL
Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman)
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Green Berets of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) climb Castle Rock near Leavenworth, Wash. The Soldiers conducted military mountaineering training to maintain the skills that allow them to reach their objectives in mountainous terrain anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kosterman) (Photo Credit: SSG Andrew Kosterman) VIEW ORIGINAL