American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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217 Records

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North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Midnight Rock, Tumwater Canyon
Midnight Rock, Tumwater Canyon. In May, starting from approximately below the prominent large balanced rock, Ron Priebe, Ed Cooper, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Rattlesnake Rock, Tumwater Canyon
Rattlesnake Rock, Tumwater Canyon. This wall, located behind Piton Tower, was the scene of two new routes during the summer. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Grand Central Tower, Peshastin Pinnacles
Grand Central Tower, Peshastin Pinnacles. The central chimney of the east face was climbed in April by Don Claunch, Ed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Dinosaur Tower, Peshastin Pinnacles
Dinosaur Tower, Peshastin Pinnacles. A new route on the east wall of the north edge of the tower was done ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Sheep Gap Mountain, South Face
Sheep Gap Mountain, South Face. Tony Hovey and party climbed this face in midsummer, and found it to be primarily ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Sharkfin Tower, South Face
Sharkfin Tower, South Face. Taking advantage of an unusually late year, Ed Cooper and Cecil Bailey climbed this face in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Vasiliki Tower, South Face
Vasiliki Tower, South Face. Al Murdoch and Ed Cooper made this ascent in early June, following a direct line to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Baring, North Face
Baring, North Face. This frequently attempted 2000-foot overhanging face saw yet another attempt this summer, by Fred Beckey, Don Claunch, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Mount Rainer, North Ridge Routes
Mount Rainier, North Ridge Routes. By completing the second ascent of the original Ptarmigan Ridge route this summer, Gene Prater, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, "Scimitar" Glacier, Glacier Peak
“Scimitar” Glacier, Glacier Peak. Seeking a first ascent, Klindt Vielbig and party climbed this narrow, cliff-enclosed glacier on July 12, only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Olympics, Mount Constance, Northeast Face
Mount Constance, Northeast Face. In September, Richard Hebble, Jim Richardson and I wandered in over the ancient terminal moraines of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Olympics, Mount Washington, North Face
Mount Washington, North Face. The extension of the Jefferson Lake road now makes this approach usable. In May Arnold Bloomer, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Olympics, Mount Pershing from the East
Mount Pershing from the East. This early season climb was first done in May from the end of the extended ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Olympics, The Fin, West Face
The Fin, West Face. This strenuous class 4 and 5 rock climb was first done in July by Roy Harniss and Don ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Washington-Olympics, Mount Cruiser, West Face
Mount Cruiser, West Face. In July, 1959 Don Anderson and Roy Harniss made the first ascent of this face, which was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Oregon, Mount Hood, Yokum Ridge
Mount Hood, Yokum Ridge. As we swung the car up the last few switchbacks to Timberline, Mount Hood stood crystalline ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, California, East Face of Washington Column, Yosemite
East Face of Washington Column, Yosemite. The completely overhanging, 1500-foot east face of Washington Column was first attempted by Warren ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, California, North Face of Middle Cathedral Rock, Yosemite
North Face of Middle Cathedral Rock, Yosemite. Robert Kamps, Charles Pratt and Steven Roper made the first ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, California, West Face of Mount Conness
West Face of Mount Conness. Warren Harding and Herbert Swedlund made the first ascent of the west face of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Idaho, Chimney Rock, North Face
Chimney Rock, North Face. The first ascent of the North Face of Chimney Rock was made by Don Bergman and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons
Tetons. During the past summer the following new routes and first ascents were established on the peaks of the Grand ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Table Mountain, Northeast Buttress
Table Mountain, Northeast Buttress. For several years climbers have peered at the three east buttresses of Table Mountain from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Table Mountain, Central East Buttress
Table Mountain, Central East Buttress. On September 7, Fred Beckey, Yvon Chouinard, and Ken Weeks ascended the gully separating the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Peak 9980, East Face
Peak 9980, East Face. This peak, which lies between the two forks of Cascade Canyon, was named Yosemite Peak by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mount Owen, Crescent Arête
Mount Owen, Crescent Arête. On September 9 Fred Beckey and Yvon Chouinard made a new variation on the north ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Symmetry Crag No. 4, South Face
Symmetry Crag No. 4, South Face. William Buckingham and Fred Wright climbed this route on July 12, making the approach from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Glencoe Spire, South Face
Glencoe Spire, South Face. This route, which lies on the western portion of the south face, was climbed first by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Peak 10,497
Peak 10,497. On August 10 Graham Matthews and Irene Ortenburger climbed this peak which separates the two branches of Moran Canyon. An ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Peak 10,450±
Peak 10,450±. This peak lies directly northwest of Cleaver Peak and had not been ascended prior to August 11 when Irene Ortenburger ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Middle Teton, South Ridge
Middle Teton, South Ridge. On the Middle Teton between the southwest and southeast ridges, both of which lead to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Nez Perce, South Face
Nez Perce, South Face. In July, 1957, Robert Toepel, Yvon Chouinard, and John Lowrie climbed a difficult route more or less ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mount Owen, South Chimney
Mount Owen, South Chimney. Of the whole southeast face of Mount Owen, directly above the Teton Glacier, there is only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mount Owen, Serendipity Arête
Mount Owen, Serendipity Arête. A new route on the west side of Mount Owen was climbed on August 8 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind Rivers, Southern Section
Wind Rivers, Southern Section. On August 28 William Plummer and I did a new route on the east ridge of Wolf’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Wyoming, Winter Ascent of Gannett Peak, Wind River Range
Winter Ascent of Gannett Peak, Wind River Range. What appears to be the first winter ascent of Gannett Peak (13,785 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Colorado, Hallett's Peak
Hallett’s Peak. On July 27 Yvon Chouinard and Ken Weeks started up the north face of the third buttress. Instead ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, United States, Colorado, The Diagonal, East Face of Longs Peak
The Diagonal, East Face of Longs Peak. The “Diagonal” spans the east face of Longs Peak between Stettner’s Ledges ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Canadian Mount Logan Expedition
On June 12 an all Canadian party made the second ascent of Mount Logan’s east peak by the route first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, American Mount Logan Expedition
American Mount Logan Expedition. On June 11, bush pilot Don Sheldon, flew me from Chitina to the northwest side of Logan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mounts Slaggard, McCauley and Wood, St. Elias Range
Mounts Slaggard, McCauley and Wood, St. Elias Range. On August 4 Bud Bingham, Jon Shinno, Sy Ossofsky and I of Los ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Waddington Group, Coast Range
Waddington Group, Coast Range. Several new routes were made in August from the Sierra Club climbing camp in the valleys ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Mount Raleigh, Coast Range
Mount Raleigh, Coast Range. Werner Himmelsbach, John Owen, Jim Woodfield, and I of the British Columbia Mountaineering Club, flew from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Goose Rock, Squamish, B. C.
Goose Rock, Squamish, B. C. Destined to be the “Yosemite of the Northwest,” Goose Rock, at the head of Howe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Northwest Face of Slesse Peak, Chilliwack Range
Northwest Face of Slesse Peak, Chilliwack Range. The northwestern edge of Slesse Peak had intrigued climbers for some time. Slesse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Marmolata, Bugaboos
Marmolata, Bugaboos. Two new routes were established last summer. On July 31, we had two ropes of three, four of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboo Spire, West Face
Bugaboo Spire, West Face. On August 5 Elfrida Pigou and I made a new route on the west face of Bugaboo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Other Climbs in the Bugaboos
Other climbs in the Bugaboos. A party consisting of Ed Cooper, Art Gran, and Rome Sadowy ascended the north ice ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range
Purcell Range. The Harvard Mountaineering Club held its summer climbing camp from August 8 to 28 in the Purcell Range of British ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Vermont Group
Vermont Group: First ascent of three summits on the east ridge of Azurite Mountain, including the spectacular rock spire ("Toland ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Hatteras Group
Hatteras Group: Traverses in both directions between Mount Hatteras and the small peak ("Squab") (first ascent), which biseas the Hatteras-Sugarplum ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960