American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Washington, North Cascades, Forbidden Peak, North Ridge of Forbidden Peak
North Ridge of Forbidden Peak. The last unknown ridge on pyramidal Forbidden Peak, in the Cascade Pass area, was climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, United States, Washington, The Environs of Silver Star
The Environs of Silver Star. Three separate climbing trips were made the summer of 1952 to the granitic wonderland around Mt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, United States, Wyoming, Teton Range, New Routes on Mt. Wister and Veiled Peak
New Routes on Mt. Wister and Veiled Peak. In 1932, on page 19 of The Teton Peaks and Their Ascents, Fritiof M. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, United States, Wyoming, Teton Range, Grand Teton, The Underhill Ridge of the Grand Teton
The Underhill Ridge of the Grand Teton. On 7 September 1952, Arnold Guess, Fred Zachariasen, and Leigh Ortenburger made the second ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, United States, Colorado, Front Range, Longs Peak, East Face
Longs Peak, East Face. On 5 July 1952, your correspondent, in company with his brother, Hassler Whitney, and Robert W. Craig, stumbled ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, United States, South Dakota, Black Hills
Black Hills, South Dakota. There are few more readily accessible rock climbing regions than the fantastic spires in the Black ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
A.A.C.: Cascade Section
A.A.C.: Cascade Section. Although the Section met only three times during the year, its individual members were busy ...
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Club Activities
1953
A.A.C.: Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C.: Sierra Nevada Section. The Sierra Nevada Section held three meetings during 1952 at the homes of members in ...
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Club Activities
1953
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. This year the Club organized a climbing and camping outing at the Gannett Peak Camp in Din- ...
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Club Activities
1953
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. During 1952 the Chicago Mountaineering Club activities were concentrated on local outings. Eleven were scheduled with a total ...
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Club Activities
1953
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. In May Carl Blaurock led a party of nine members into the “Four Corners Country” (Colorado, New ...
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Club Activities
1953
Dartmouth Mountain Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. With a large group of enthusiastic freshmen, climbing activities have picked up considerably at Dartmouth. As usual ...
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Club Activities
1953
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. This past summer, the Club put three parties, 11 members of the Club, into the Alaska Range. Thayer ...
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Club Activities
1953
Iowa Mountaineering Club
Iowa Mountaineers. During 1952 the Club sponsored an outstanding number of major activities. The Summer Camp in the Tetons attracted 41 participants. ...
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Club Activities
1953
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club. Probably the most notable ascent made during the last year was that of Devil’s Tower ...
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Club Activities
1953
Sierra Club
Sierra Club. The past year has proved a very active one for Sierra Club members. Besides the usual conducted trips ...
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Club Activities
1953
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. Besides the weekend practice climbs on local rocks in which dynamic belaying is stressed, the Club climbed ...
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Club Activities
1953
University of Washington Mountaineers
University of Washington Mountaineers: The Mountaineers climbed in many of the best climbing areas of this continent during the past ...
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Club Activities
1953
Yale Mountaineering Club
Yale Mountaineering Club. During the academic year 1951-52 the Yale Mountaineering Club continued its program of rock climbing instruction at ...
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Club Activities
1953
North America, Alaska and the Yukon, West Buttress of Mount McKinley, 1952
Alaska and the Yukon West Buttress of Mount McKinley, 1952. In the 1952 Journal it was suggested that air support is necessary ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, Alaska and the Yukon, The 1952 Harvard McKinley Expedition
The 1952 Harvard McKinley Expedition. The five members of the Harvard McKinley Expedition, Frederick L. Dunn, John Noxon, John Smith, Stephen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, Alaska and the Yukon, Yale Logan Expedition
Yale Logan Expedition. A party of six members, Dudley W. Bolyard, Howell Martyn, John Bailar, and George Yutema of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, Canada, British Columbia and Alberta, Ascents in the Northern Purcell Range, 1952
British Columbia and Alberta Ascents in the Northern Purcell Range, 1952. In late July three members of the Dartmouth Mountaineering Club, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, Canada, British Columbia and Alberta, First Ascents in the Canadian Rockies
First Ascents in the Canadian Rockies. The crumbling limestone towers of Aiguille Peak (9840 feet) rise above the Banff-Jasper Highway, west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, Canada, British Columbia and Alberta, Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower. In the summer of 1951 I climbed Eiffel Peak in the Canadian Rockies, primarily for the view and the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Northern Monashee Mountains
Northern Monashee Mountains, 1952. This summer, Sterling B. Hendrick, Donald Hubbard, and I spent three weeks climbing and exploring in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
North America, Canada, British Columbia and Alberta, Peaks of the Bella Coola
Peak of the Bella Coola. The Coast Range of British Columbia holds many untouched groups of peaks. Among these are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Europe, Switzerland, Führer Fest, Zermatt, Switzerland, 1952
Führer Fest, Zermatt, Switzerland, 1952. Because of the unprecedented cold and stormy weather in the Swiss Alps, last fall, I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Asia, Sikkim Himalaya, 1952
Sikkim Himalaya, 1952. For one continuous year I had been tied to a desk in the teeming, sweltering city of Calcutta ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest
Mount Everest. In 1952 the Swiss made two strong attacks on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest, one before and the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu
Cho Oyu. A strong British party failed in its pre-monsoon attempt on Cho Oyu, 26,750 feet, in Nepal, only about eighteen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Asia, India, Garwahl Himalayas, Chaukhamba
Chaukhamba. There were several expeditions to the Garhwal Himalayas in 1952. The most notable was the French party which climbed Chaukhamba, 23,420 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Asia, India, Zaskar (Zanskar), Kamet
Kamet. An admirable expedition to Kamet, 25,431 feet, was organized by Maj. Gen. H. Williams, Chief of the Royal Engineers of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Asia, Rubal Kang
Rubal Kang. On June 26th K. E. Snelson and J. de V. Graaf of Cambridge University, with Pasang Dawa, who ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Asia, Himalayas, 1953 Expeditions
1953 Expeditions. This year promises to be one of the most active ever in the Himalayas. A British expedition* under Col. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
Accidents in American Mountaineering Sixth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club 1953
The year 1952 unfortunately was one of the worst on record in the United States. The total number of reported accidents ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1953
New Hampshire—Cannon Mountain
REVIEW OF ACCIDENTS—1952 New Hampshire—Cannon Mountain: On July 4, 1952 a party of seven consisting of Gerald Barnes, Mabel Cody, Irwin ...
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Accident Reports
1953
New York—Tongue Mountain Cliff, Lake George
New York—Tongue Mountain Cliff, Lake George: On October 12, 1952 two members of the Dartmouth Mountaineering Club Michael Marx and Peter ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Georgia—Stone Mountain
Georgia—Stone Mountain: On August 13, 1952 L. J. Williams (35) and a friend walked to the top of Stone Mountain, arriving at ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Rocky Mountain National Park
Colorado—Rocky Mountain National Park: (1) On July 10, 1952 John H. Tallmadge (21) said he was going to climb Hallet Peak and Flat ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Rocky Mountain National Park
Colorado—Rocky Mountain National Park: (2) On July 13, 1952 J. Henry Fortenback (45), received a laceration of the temple caused by a dislodged ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Rocky Mountain National Park
Colorado—Rocky Mountain National Park: (3) On August 7, 1952 Charles Mahan (20), slipped on a steep snowfield on Ypsilon Mountain while on a ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Boulder
Colorado—Boulder: Blain St. Clair, a freshman business student, checked out with the Mountaineer’s Register sometime in early 1952 at ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Maroon Bells near Aspen
Colorado—Maroon Bells near Aspen: On September 3, 1952, Larry Hack- staff (20), Gordon Schindel (19), Martin Barrett and Bob Mason ascended the North ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Stonewall Canyon, near Fort Collins
Colorado—Stonewall Canyon, near Fort Collins: On April 6, 1952, Dr. R. H. Udall fell 20 feet breaking his right leg and suffering ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Waterwheel Falls, Idaho Springs
Colorado—Waterwheel Falls, Idaho Springs: On July 5, 1952, Edward Parry, Jr. slipped when half way up a 100 foot cliff and fell ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Colorado—Stanley Peak, near Berthoud Pass
Colorado—Stanley Peak, near Berthoud Pass: On August 10, 1952, William Eaton fell a total of 8 feet breaking a hip and suffering ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Wyoming—Grand Teton National Park
Wyoming—Grand Teton National Park (1): On August 5, 1952, Miss Corinne Voluter (19) had accompanied a group of girls to the top of ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Wyoming—Grand Teton National Park
Wyoming—Grand Teton National Park (2): James B. Ayer and Robert Saltonstall both 41 started a climb from Hidden Falls at 1 P. ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Wyoming—Wind River Range
Wyoming—Wind River Range (1): Miss Maltby was one of a number of AMC members attending their summer outing in the ...
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Accident Reports
1953