American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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216 Records

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Masherbrum—1960
Masherbrum—1960 William Unsoeld Thanks to three previous attempts made upon it, Masherbrum was an extremely well-scouted objective when our party ...
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Feature Article
1961
The Mountain of Storms—Dhaulagiri
The Mountain of Storms—Dhaulagiri, 1960 Norman G. Dyhrenfurth Look here, Maurice, it’s absolutely unclimbable, that Dhaulagiri! It’s fiendishly ...
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Feature Article
1961
North of Dhaulagiri
North of Dhaulagiri John S. Humphreys So Dhaulagiri has finally been climbed, and of the seventeen 26,000ers in the vast ...
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Feature Article
1961
K2—Giant of the Karakorum
K2—Giant of the Karakoram Dave Bohn Tragic news reached me in late November, for I learned of the death ...
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Feature Article
1961
In the Foothills of the Karakorum Himalaya
In the Foothills of the Karakoram Himalaya Dave Bohn This is a story about a small village, 10,000 feet high in ...
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Feature Article
1961
Japanese Himalay Expeditions
Japanese Himalayan Expeditions I. HIMALCHULI, 1960 Jiro Yamada In commemoration of the centenary anniversary of Keio University, an expedition to the ...
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Feature Article
1961
New Zealand Andes Expedition, 1960—Nevado Cayesh
New Zealand Andes Expedition, 1960—Nevado Cayesh R. Maurice Davis, New Zealand Alpine Club A number of New Zealand expeditions have ...
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Feature Article
1961
Milton Mount McKinley Range Expedition, Glaciological Research on the North Fork of the Eldridge Glacier
Milton Mount McKinley Range Expedition Glaciological Research on the North Fork of the Eldridge Glacier H. Adams Carter and David ...
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Feature Article
1961
The First Ascent of the Diamond, East Face of Longs Peak
The First Ascent of the Diamond, East Face of Longs Peak David Rearick, Sierra Club Longs Peak, in Rocky Mountain ...
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Feature Article
1961
The North Face of Mount Baring
The North Face of Mount Baring Fred Beckey and Edward Cooper Of the many sheer mountain walls in the Cascades, ...
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Feature Article
1961
The Logan Mountains, 1960
The Logan Mountains, 1960 William J. Buckingham THE INTERIOR of the Yukon Territory and the western portion of the Northwest Territory ...
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Feature Article
1961
Raymond T. Zillmer, 1887-1960
RAYMOND T. ZILLMER 1887–1960 Raymond T. Zillmer, prominent attorney and conservationist died on December 13, 1960. He was a graduate of the University ...
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In Memoriam
1961
Julia Grinnell, 1888-1960
JULIA GRINNELL 1888–1960 Love of the outdoors was foremost among the many attributes of Julia Grinnell. She loved to travel, too, ...
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In Memoriam
1961
Walter Leroy Huber, 1883-1960
WALTER LEROY HUBER 1883–1960 Walter Leroy Huber became a member of the American Alpine Club in 1919 and was Western Vice-President 1935–1937. He ...
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In Memoriam
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Meiji University Mount McKinley Expedition
Meiji University Mount McKinley Expedition. The first of five expeditions to Mount McKinley was landed by Don Sheldon at about 8000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Waseda University Mount McKinley Expedition
Waseda University Mount McKinley Expedition. Don Sheldon flew the Japanese Waseda University group to the 8000-foot level on May 1 and 2. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Anchorage Mount McKinley Expedition
Anchorage Mount McKinley Expedition. Helga Bading, Andy Brauchli, Paul Crews and Rod Wilson were flown to 8200 feet on the Kahiltna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Pacific Northwest Mount McKinley Expedition
Pacific Northwest Mount McKinley Expedition. On May 17 John Day, Peter Schoening, and Lou and Jim Whittaker climbed to the summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Bremerton Mount McKinley Expedition
Bremerton Mount McKinley Expedition. The members of our group were Don Anderson, Jerry Koch, Jim Richardson, Roy Harniss, Jack Newman, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Kahiltna Peak, Mount Crosson and Other First Ascents
Kahiltna Peak, Mount Crosson and other first ascents. Only one party had previously walked the entire length of the Kahiltna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Ascents East of Mount McKinley
Ascents East of Mount McKinley. Late in June Ken Laufer and I, both seasonal rangers in McKinley National Park, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Climbs above Upper Black Rapids Glacier, Mount Hayes Area, Alaska Range
Climbs above Upper Black Rapids Glacier, Mount Hayes Area, Alaska Range. During the week of August 20 to 28, Buck Wilson, George ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Institute Peak, Alaska Range, (Mount Hayes B-3 Quadrangle)
Institute Peak, Alaska Range, (Mount Hayes B-3 Quadrangle). One weekend, the last part of February, Chuck Deehr, Moonok Sunwoo, George ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, White Princess, Alaska Range,  (Mount Hayes B-3 Quadrangle)
White Princess, Alaska Range, (Mount Hayes B-3 Quadrangle). The first week in April, twenty hardy souls braved below zero temperatures ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Spurr, Alaska Range
Mount Spurr, Alaska Range. Looking straight west from Anchorage, the southern part of the Alaska Range appears to rise like ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Alaska Rescue Group, Anchorage
Alaska Rescue Group, Anchorage. The Alaska Rescue Group was founded as a result of the need for such an organization ...
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Notes
1961
The Juneau Icefield Research Program—1960
The Juneau Icefield Research Program—1960. The Juneau Icefield Research Program continued its annual investigations in the Northern Boundary Range of ...
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Notes
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Baker, Cockscomb Ridge
Mount Baker, Cockscomb Ridge. This long, prominent ridge was ascended in its entirety for the first time on July 4 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Baker, Roman Nose
Mount Baker, Roman Nose. Looking up, we could understand why the Roman Nose, the last major unclimbed route on Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Forbidden Peak, Northeast Face
Forbidden Peak, Northeast Face. Taking advantage of a spell of fine weather late in the season, Stuart Ferguson and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Torment, North Ridge
Mount Torment, North Ridge. Since the ridge traverse from Torment to Forbidden Peak in 1958 (A.A.J., 1959, 11:2, pp. 301-2.), I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Stuart, East Face
Mount Stuart, East Face. Even more jagged, glaciated and spectacular than the famous north face of Mount Stuart is the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Index, Middle Peak, West Face
Mount Index, Middle Peak, West Face. This ascent was made by Don Gordon (Claunch) and me on June 12 with a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Index South-North Traverse of the Three Peaks
Mount Index, South-North Traverse of the Three Peaks. The traverse of the three peaks of Index was a project that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Shuksan via Nooksack Ridge
Mount Shuksan via Nooksack Ridge. Although Mount Shuksan has been climbed by so many different routes, the bastion from Nooksack ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Ingalls Peak, East Ridge of the East Peak
Ingalls Peak, East Ridge of the East Peak. This route, first climbed on October 11 by Don Anderson, Barry Prather, Gene ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mixup, East Face
Mixup, East Face. On September 11 Larry Baum and I made a new route on this face, beginning up the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Ranier, Success Finger
Mount Rainier, Success Finger. This new route was climbed on July 17 by Dick Wahlstrom and George Senner, who started from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Adams, White Salmon Glacier
Mount Adams, White Salmon Glacier. This new route was completed on the west side of the peak on July 3 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Adams, Lava Glacier Headwall
Mount Adams, Lava Glacier Headwall. On July 3 Mike Swayne and I left our camp at 6500 feet at three a.m. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Mount Adams, West Face of North Ridge
Mount Adams, West Face of North Ridge. This previously unscaled 4000-foot wall was ascended on September 11 by Forrest Johnson, Robert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Morning Star Peak
Morning Star Peak. This fine, rocky peak is one of the prominent summits of the Cascade skyline seen from Seattle. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Peak 4897
Peak 4897, Sultan Basin. In May this sharply crested peak three miles north-northeast of Mount Stickney was climbed by Glen Watson, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Cardinal Peak, Chelan Range
Cardinal Peak, Chelan Range. This 8595-foot summit in the northern Chelan Range, which parallels the western shore of Lake Chelan, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Practice Areas
Practice Areas. Castle Rock, a popular, Gibraltar-like, 500-foot tower attached to the side of Tumwater Canyon and above the Stevens ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Snow Creek Wall
Snow Creek Wall. A direct route up the 900-foot Snow Creek Wall near Leavenworth was completed by Fred Beckey and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, Washington—Cascades, Gaye Peak, West Face
Guye Peak, West Face. The “Improbable Traverse” route was made on October 20 by Mike Borghoff and Dave Hiser, involving an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, West Face of Kat Pinnacle
West Face of Kat Pinnacle. On April 2 Tom Frost and I forced a new route on Kat Pinnacle. This starts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, West Face of Sentinel Rock
West Face of Sentinel Rock. After one failure in May, Tom Frost and I returned in June to make the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, North Face of Higher Cathedral Rock
North Face of Higher Cathedral Rock. No one had ever really looked at this face with the thought of climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961