American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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189 Records

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North America, Canada, Alberta, New Routes on Monkhead and Llysfran, Maligne Lake
New Routes on Monkhead and Llysfran, Maligne Lake. The Iowa Mountaineers’ 1957 summer climbing Base Camp was held at Maligne Lake ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Homathko Snowfield, Coast Range
Homathko Snowfield, Coast Range. On July 27, 1957, Richard H. Beatty and I arrived in Princeton, B. C., where we met our ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Northern Selkirks
Northern Selkirks. The Harvard Mountaineering Club 1957 Camp was held during the first three weeks of August in the Edfalls, Adamant, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Clachnacudainn Range, Mount Revelstoke National Park
Clachnacudainn Range, Mount Revelstoke National Park, British Columbia. Around and near the Clachnacudainn Snowfield the small granite peaks of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Fatal Accident on Mount Howson
Fatal Accident on Mount Howson. Major R. C. Gibson, M.C., President of the Alpine Club of Canada, died on ...
AAJ
Accident Reports
1958
South America, Argentina, Ojos del Salado
Ojos del Salado: Omission from the 1937 AAJ Article. Inadvertently credit lines and complete captions were omitted from the pictures opposite ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Argentina, Cerro Don Bosco, Patagonia
Cerro Don Bosco, Patagonia. An eight-man expedition of the Centro Andino Buenos Aires spent 32 days at the northern end of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Central Argentina
Central Argentina. Members of the Club Andinista Mendoza made the following first ascents: in the Cordón de las Delicias, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba
Cordillera Apolobamba. To the east of Lake Titicaca not far from Ulla Ulla, Werner Karl, Hans Wimmer, and Hans Richter, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real
Cordillera Real. The Chileans, Ociel González, Heinz Koch, Alvaro Ramos, and Hernán Cruz, made the second ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Central Chile
Central Chile. The most important recent ascent in the central Chilean Cordillera was that of Juncal Chico (18,767 feet), which for ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Chile, Cerro Balmaceda and Cerro Paine, Patagonia
Cerro Balmaceda and Cerro Paine, Patagonia. An Argentine expedition of the Club Andino Bariloche had expected to attempt the main ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Chile, Paine Group, Patagonia
Paine Group, Patagonia. An Italian expedition, sponsored by Padre Alberto de Agostini and led by Dr. Guido Monzino, made several ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Chile, Cerro Arenales, Patagonia
Cerro Arenales, Patagonia. An expedition, jointly sponsored by the Japanese Alpine Club and the Chilean Federación de Andinismo, made ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. In January 1957, at the same time that the English expedition under A. E. Cunningham was ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy
Sierra Nevada de Cocuy. The Chilean Evelio Echevarrí a describes this little known region as a handsome glacial chain, located ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Ecuador, Cotopaxi and Chimborazo
Cotopaxi and Chimborazo. Raymond Lambert and his wife Annette climbed Cotopaxi (19,848 feet) on March 9, 1957 and Chimbora2o (20,702 feet) on March 17. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, Jirishhanca and Yerupajá Chico, Cordillera Huayhuash, and Ascents in the Cordillera Raura
Jirishhanca and Yerupajá Chico, Cordillera Huayhuash, and Ascents in the Cordillera Raura. The expedition of the Österreichischer Alpenverein accomplished two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, Pirámide de Garcilaso and Alpamayo in the Cordillera Blanca, and Jutunhuma and Cayungate I in the Cordillera Vilcanota
Pirámide de Garcilaso and Alpamayo in the Cordillera Blanca, and Jutunhuma and Cayungate I in the Cordillera Vilcanota. An ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota
Cordillera Vilcanota. A four-man German expedition, led by Günter Hauser, spent this summer climbing in the Cordilleras’ Blanca and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, San Juan, Cordillera Blanca
San Juan, Cordillera Blanca. On June 4 Thomas McCormack and Rodman L. Tidrick arrived in Lima nine days ahead of Nick ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, Pucahirca Central and Pucaranra, Cordillera Blanca
Pucahirca Central and Pucaranra, Cordillera Blanca. The Franco-Swiss Expedition to the Andes 1957—Mlle. Françoise Birkigt, Mlle. Renée Colliard, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, Attempts on the Nevado Rurec and Uruashraju, Cordillera Blanca
Attempts on the Nevado Rurec and Uruashraju, Cordillera Blanca. At Huaraz, our group, consisting of Jac Lasner, Fred Martin, and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, Peruvian Expeditions
Peruvian Expeditions. César Morales Arnao reports an active year by Peruvian climbers. Among other climbs he reports the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, British Geological Expedition
British Geological Expedition. Charles P. Booth and A. J. Ravenscroft made geological and glaciological studies from the end of May ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
South America, Peru, Pumasillo, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Pumasillo, Cordillera Vilcabamba. The Cambridge (England) Andean Expedition, under the leadership of John H. Longland and Simon G. McH. Clark, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, India, Himalaya, Nanda Devi
Nanda Devi. An eleven-man Indian expedition, organized by the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute and under the leadership of Major Narendra D. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, India, Himalaya, Parbati Valley
Parbati Valley. Snow lay so deep last spring that the Yorkshire Himalayan Expedition on April 26 established its base camp only ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Nepal, Machapuchare
Machapuchare. Machapuchare is a southern outlier of Annapurna III, connected with the main Annapurna chain to the north by a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Nepal, Jugal Himal
Jugal Himal. An expedition of the Yorkshire Ramblers Club to the Jugal Himal (23,240 feet) ended in tragedy. On reconnaissance from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. Our honorary member, Dr. R. Charles Evans, with Dennis P. Davis, supported by only four Sherpas, made the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Nepal, Jannu
Jannu. In September and October of 1957 Guido Magnone, Jean Bouvier, and Pierre Leroux made a quick reconnaissance of three sides ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. The Austrians climbed their fourth of the fourteen "8000ers” last summer, reaching the summit of Broad Peak (26,400 feet), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Haramosh
Haramosh. The aim of the Oxford University South Karakoram Expedition was to explore and survey the approaches to Haramosh (24,270 feet). ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Disteghil Sar
Disteghil Sar. The team consisted of four other British—David Briggs, Dennis Davis, John Cunningham, Keith Warburton—and one Italian, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum
Masherbrum. We marched 112 miles from Skardu, along the Shyok, up the Hushe valley, and then, on June 15, 1957, to Base Camp ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Siachen Glacier Basin
Siachen Glacier Basin. The Imperial College Karakoram Expedition was sponsored and largely financed by the Imperial College of Science, London. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Europe, Norway, New Route on Jaegervasstid
New route on Jaegervasstid. William Briggs and three companions made the first ascent of the southwest ridge of Jaegervasstid, on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps, East Greenland
Staunings Alps, East Greenland. The Österreichischer Alpenverein sent an expedition to Greenland under the leadership of Hans Gsellmann consisting of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, South Greenland
Cape Farewell, South Greenland. A French party—M. and Mme. Jean Syda, Henri Bouchez, Guy Cholet, Henri Leblanc, and Maurice ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, China, Minya Konka
Minya Konka. The Chinese report the second ascent of Minya Konka, which was first climbed by our members Terris Moore ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, China, A further note, [Minya Konka]
A further note. The February 1958 issue of Der Bergsteiger, pp. 198-202, has an excellent account of the Chinese expedition to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1958
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. Despite 1957’s undependable weather in the Northwest, several members completed noteworthy climbs during the summer. ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C. Rocky Mountain Section. We met twice during 1957: once to hear Jürg Marmet, the Swiss Everest-climber, and ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. Under leadership of Chairman Fred Johnson, Vice-Chairman Raffi Bedayn, and Secretary-Treasurer Howard Parker, the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. During the year the Club’s trail system was put into good shape and several shelters were ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. Snowmass Lake in the Elk Mountains near Aspen was the site of the two-weeks outing. This was ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. During 1957 our organization sponsored 14 local outings, which averaged about 40 people on each occasion. On non-sponsored weekends numerous ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The Club completed its eighteenth year of operation with an unusually large number of activities. Approximately 720 different members ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
Mazamas
Mazamas. The Mazamas, Portland, Oregon, mountaineering club since 1894, carry out a climbing school each spring as a public service as ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958