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Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II



1951–1999

2000



Geographical

Districts

Number of Accidents

Deaths

Total

Persons

Involved

Number of Accidents

Deaths

Total

Persons

Involved



Canada

Alberta

416

120

920

15

6

22



British Columbia

271

105

604

4

1

8



Yukon Territory

33

26

73

0

0

0



Ontario

35

9

64

1

0

1



Quebec

27

7

58

3

0

5



East Arctic

7

2

20

0

0

0



West Arctic

1

1

2

0

0

0



Practice Cliffs1

20

2

36

0

0

0



United States

Alaska

413

160

648

16

3

28



Arizona, Nevada Texas

73

13

138

3

2

4



Atlantic-North

768

102

1302

16

1

30



Atlantic-South

74

21

140

6

2

12



California

1022

238

2122

50

6

109



Central

122

14

196

5

1

8



Colorado

650

188

1127

21

4

40



Montana, Idaho South Dakota

70

25

109

5

2

9



Oregon

149

73

362

3

1

5



Utah, New Mexico

120

41

216

7

0

16



Washington

947

278

720

11

1

26



Wyoming

491

108

907

7

1

14



'This category includes bouldering, artificial climbing walls, buildings, and so forth. These are also added to the count of each province, but not to the total count, though that error has been made in previous years. The Practice Cliffs category has been removed from the U.S. data.