American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Peru, Attempt on Pucahirca Central, Cordillera Blanca
Attempt on Pucahirca Central, Cordillera Blanca. Under the leadership of Bruno Berlendis, an expedition of the Bergamo section of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Camballa Este, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Camballa Este, Cordillera Vilcabamba. The Argentine, Manuel Puentes, and the Peruvians, Julio Pizarro and Bernhard Muyhan, on October 1 made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Peruvian Climbs
Peruvian Clubs. The Club Andino Peruano was founded on December 12 in Lima. The directors are presided over by Robert Stern. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca
Cordillera Blanca. Dr. Duane Ewers made two ascents in the Cordillera Blanca, the exact identification of which is not altogether ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Bolivia, Mexican Expeditions in the Cordillera Real
Mexican Expedition to the Cordillera Real. The Mexican Expedition to the Bolivian Andes visited the Cordillera Real during the winter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Chile, Cerro Tronco
Cerro Tronco. Two members of the Club Alemán de Excurcionismo in February made the first ascent of the Cerro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Chile, Chilean-Japanese Expedition to the Central Cordillera
Chilean-Japanese Expedition to the Central Cordillera. The expedition which was still in the field when the last A.A.J. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Chile, Cerro O'Higgins, Patagonia
Cerro O’Higgins, Patagonia. A party sent by the Federación de Andinismo de Chile to the area forty miles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Chile, Chilean Ascents
Chilean Ascents. Juncal (20,046 feet) was ascended via the northwest glacier by the Chileans Espinoza and Vivanco in early 1961. This route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Argentina, Cerro Catedral Group
Cerro Catedral Group. Two more climbs of extreme difficulty were made in the Catedral group near Bariloche, both new routes. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Argentina, South Face of El Plata
South face of El Plata. Four Polish climbers living in Buenos Aires undertook to climb the extremely steep, difficult and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Argentina, Cerro Pier Giorgio, Patagonia
Cerro Pier Giorgio, Patagonia. The Cerro Pier Giorgio (ca. 9500 feet) lies northwest of Lake Viedma, closing in on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Africa, Uganda, Sierra Club Ruwenzori Expedition
Sierra Club Ruwenzori Expedition. (Although this group made no first ascents, it is included here because the region has not ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest from the North
Mount Everest from the North. The Chinese propaganda magazine, China Reconstructs, of August, 1960 states that on May 25 the Chinese Wang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Nepal, Indian Expedition to Mount Everest
Indian Expedition to Mount Everest. The principal of the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Brigadier Gyan Singh, led an expedition of 13 climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II
Annapurna II. An expedition organized by the Services of Great Britain, Nepal and India and led by Lieutenant Colonel J. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal
Ganesh Himal. The Englishman J. Wallace, accompanied only by two Sherpas, made the second ascent of Ganesh (24,300 feet) on May 31. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Nepal, Pigferago
Pigferago. A light French expedition operated in the Rolwalung Himal, between Gaurisankar and Namche Bazar. The group was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Nepal, The 1960-61 Himalayan Scientific and Mountaineering Expedition, Mount Everest and Makalu Region, Preliminary Report
The 1960-61 Himalayan Scientific and Mountaineering Expedition, Mount Everest and Makalu region, Preliminary Report. This expedition, led by Sir Edmund ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, India, Chaukhamba, Garhwal
Chaukhamba, Garhwal. An Indian Air Force expedition under the leadership of Air Commodore S. N. Goyal made the second ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Pakistan, Army Mountaineering Association Expedition, 1959, Chogo Lungma Region, Karakoram
Army Mountaineering Association Expedition, 1959, Chogo Lungma Region, Karakoram. Last summer (1959) our Army Mountaineering Association sponsored an expedition to the Karakoram. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Pakistan, Disteghil Sar
Disteghil Sar. An Austrian expedition under the leadership of Wolfgang Stefan climbed Disteghil Sar (25,868 feet) in the Hispar Muztagh of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Pakistan, K12
K12. The Saltoro Expedition spent three months in the region at the head of the Saltoro valley, in the eastern ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Pakistan, Trivor
Trivor. An Anglo-American expedition under the leadership of Wilfred Noyce made the first ascent of Trivor (25,325 feet) in the Hispar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Pakistan, Mount Ghent Massif, Kondus Group
Mount Ghent Massif, Kondus Group. The German Institute for Foreign Research in Munich sent on June 29 its third expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Afghanistan, Abinger Afghanistan Expedition 1960
Abinger Afghanistan Expedition 1960. Early in 1959 permission was sought from the Afghan Government for an all-women expedition to travel in Wakhan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Afghanistan, Berlin Hindu Kush, Expedition
Berlin Hindu Kush Expedition. On July 17 a heavily loaded Kombi-bus left West Berlin on a four-week trip through southern Europe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Afghanistan, Polish Hindu Kush Expedition
Polish Hindu Kush Expedition. This group, under the leadership of Boleslaw Chwascinski, was in the field from July 12 to October 19. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Asia, Afghanistan, USSR, Peak Lenin, Pamirs
Pik Lenin, Pamirs. The Russians announce that 200 climbers from Georgia, Latvia, Estonia and Uzbekistan climbed in early August to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
Acute Pulmonary Edema of High Altitude
ACUTE PULMONARY EDEMA OF HIGH ALTITUDE A condition which is known medically as acute pulmonary edema appears to occur at ...
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Notes
1961
A Surprising Quotation
A SURPRISING QUOTATION "There is an indefinite expectation of seeing something very strange, which however often it may be balked, ...
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Notes
1961
A Note on Mount Olympus, Cascades
A NOTE ON MOUNT OLYMPUS, CASCADES Following the publication in last year’s A.A.f. of the early climbing ...
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Notes
1961
AAC, Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. The largest outdoor assembly of section members in 1960 occurred on the slopes of Mount McKinley. ...
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Club Activities
1961
AAC, Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. A dinner meeting was held on December 9, 1960. Plans for section activities during the coming ...
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Club Activities
1961
AAC, Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. Section members climbed in many parts of the world during 1960. In Africa Jack Graham ...
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Club Activities
1961
Alaska Alpine Club
Alaska Alpine Club. The 1960 climbing season began in February with a three-man party reaching the summit of Institute Peak (8000 feet) ...
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Club Activities
1961
Alpine Club of Canada
Alpine Club of Canada. The 1960 ski camp was held at Berg Lake near Mount Robson during the Easter holidays, April 15...
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Club Activities
1961
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. During 1960 the Appalachian Mountain Club, through its many members, participated once again in expeditions to almost all ...
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Club Activities
1961
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. 1960 was the twentieth year of the club’s operation; the organization now has 158 members with 50 qualified rope ...
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Club Activities
1961
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. Seventy-six people attended the annual two-week outing, July 17-30, in the Needle Mountains of southwestern Colorado. Fourteen ...
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Club Activities
1961
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. It seems to be the opinion of many Eastern climbers, and almost the general consensus among those ...
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Club Activities
1961
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Last summer being an interim season between the biennial climbing camps of the Harvard Mountaineering Club, climbing ...
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Club Activities
1961
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. During the past year there was an increasing indication that the club is changing from a university and ...
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Club Activities
1961
Mazamas
Mazamas. One of the year’s biggest projects was the rebuilding of Mazama Lodge on the south slopes of Mount ...
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Club Activities
1961
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. Sunday climbing at Devils Lake during the academic year continues to be the mainstay of our rock ...
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Club Activities
1961
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. During 1960 club membership grew to about 4100 people, with an accompanying sizable increase in mountaineering activities. In Seattle 427 persons ...
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Club Activities
1961
Sierra Club
Sierra Club. In addition to the important conservation activity of the Sierra Club, climbing proceeded as usual. This year the ...
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Club Activities
1961
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. The Stanford Alpine Club continues to sponsor a program of weekly practice climbs to local outcroppings supplemented ...
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Club Activities
1961
Mountaineering — The Freedom of the Hills
Mountaineering—The Freedom of the Hills, by the Climbing Committee of The Mountaineers; Harvey Manning, Chairman of Editors; Editorial Committee: ...
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Book Reviews
1961
Der dritte Pol
Der dritte Pol, by G. O. Dyhrenfurth. Munich: Nymphenburger Verlag, 1960. 263 pages, 35 ills., 16 maps, 4 sketches, 6 profiles. Price D.M. 28. To be ...
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Book Reviews
1961