American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
Essentials: Shock
SHOCK  IS DEFINED as inadequate delivery of oxygenated blood (perfusion) to the tissues and organs of the body. ...
ANAM
Feature Article
2017
Fatality on Crestone Needle
An experienced 55-year-old mountaineer died in a 100-foot fall from 14,197-foot Crestone Needle in the Sangre de Cristos on July 9 . ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2017
Shawangunks Annual Summary
In 2016 at the Mohonk Preserve there were 21 climbing-related incidents, including both injury and illness . Sixteen accidents required technical rescues. Seven ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2017
Fatal Tie-in Error in Maple Canyon
On July 23, an experienced climber died after falling to the ground from the anchor of a sport climb . We did ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2017
Remote 911 Calls
Even if your cell phone is showing no bars, it’s always worth attempting a 911 emergency call in remote areas. ...
ANAM
Feature Article
2017
What To Do About Knocked-Out Teeth
If a tooth gets knocked out of position or completely knocked out of one's mouth: Do not scrub, disinfect, or ...
ANAM
Feature Article
2017
Umiguqjuaq Wall, Marooned at Midnight
The two of us had been dreaming of an expedition to Baffin Island’s big walls ever since we started ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Many First Ascents Near Barbeau Peak
Brian Friedrich traversing the previously unclimbed east ridge of Griper (2,417m). Photo by Eric Gilbertson BARBEAU PEAK (2,616m) is ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Peak 9,331’, Northeast Face, and New Routes on Mt. Grenville and Galleon Peak
I FIRST LAID EYES upon the beautiful northeast face of Peak 9,331’ while walking across the Homathko Icefield in the early ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Minotaur Tower, Suburban Blondes, First Free Ascent
SUBURBAN BLONDES (IV 5.9 C2+) is a relatively obscure aid route up the 850-foot Minotaur Tower, which rises along the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2018