American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II

  • Accident Tables
  • Accident Year:
  • Publication Year: 1970

Geographical

Districts

Number of Accidents

1951-68

Deaths

Total

Persons

Involved

Number of Accidents

1969

Deaths

Total

Persons

Involved



Canada

Alberta

25

11

31

0

0

0



British Columbia

36

13

57

11

1

17



Yukon Territory

4

4

8

1

1

1



Ontario

1

1

1

0

0

0



Quebec

1

1

1

0

0

0



United States Atlantic — North

90

26

120

10

5

16



South

6

2

6

0

0

0



Central

14

2

14

0

0

0



Colorado-Oklahoma

135

61

164

11

4

11



Utah & New Mexico

24

13

27

1

1

1



Wyoming

129

22

151

10

0

13



Montana, Idaho &

S. Dakota

24

8

29

4

6

8



Arizona, Nevada & Texas

15

3

18

3

0

4



California

174

64

203

34

3

43



Oregon

45

13

91

0

0

0



Washington

177

57

215

14

9

22



Alaska

38

15

66

2

1

2



Hawaii

1

0

1

0

0

0



Practice Cliffs

all areas

134

22

144

11

3

14



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