American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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216 Records

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Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. It seems to be the opinion of many Eastern climbers, and almost the general consensus among those ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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: ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1961
From Everest to the South Pole
From Everest to the South Pole, by George Lowe. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1961. viii + 216 pages, with 6 maps and ...
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Book Reviews
1961
Mount Everest
Mount Everest, by Toni Hagen, G. O. Dyhrenfurth, Christoph von FürerHaimendorf and Erwin Schneider. Zürich: Orell Füssli, 1959. 234 ...
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Book Reviews
1961
The Red Snows
The Red Snows, by Sir John Hunt and Christopher Brasher. London: Hutchinson and Co., Ltd., 1960. 176 pages, ill. Price 25 s. Here ...
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Book Reviews
1961
Citizens of Two Worlds
Citizen of Two Worlds, by Mohammad Ata-Ullah, with a foreword by Lowell Thomas. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1960. 285 pages. Price $5.00. “Under ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1961
Sfingi di Ghiaccio
Sfingi di Ghiaccio, by Alberto M. de Agostini, S.D.B. Turin: I.L.T.E., 1958. 235 pages. 104 photographs, of which 15 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1961
Climber's Guide to the Cascade and Olympic Mountains of Washington, Second Edition
Climber’s Guide to the Cascade and Olympic Mountains of Washington, Second Edition, by a committee of the Cascade Section ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1961
Pikes Peak Atlas
Pikes Peak Atlas, by Robert M. Ormes. Boulder, Colorado: Johnson Publishing Co., 1959. 28 pages with 21 sketch maps. Price: $3.50. Few people know ...
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Book Reviews
1961
High Sierra Wonderland
High Sierra Mountain Wonderland, by Wampler, Heald and McDermand. Privately published by Joseph Wampler, Box 45, Berkeley 1, Calif. 122 pages, illustrated. Price $2.00. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1961
AMC White Mountain Guide
A.M.C. White Mountain Guide. Sixteenth Edition. Published by the Appalachian Mountain Club, 5 Joy St., Boston, Mass., 1960. 494 pages, 17 maps. $4.50. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1961
Accidents in American Mountaineering, Fourteenth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club
This is the fourteenth annual report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club and it is with great ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1961
Alberta, Banff National Park, Mt. Rundle
Alberta, Banff National Park, Mt. Rundle—On August 10, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald A. Weisner, Mr. Paul Bloland, all of Minneapolis, ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1961
Alberta, Banff National Park, Abbot Pass
Alberta, Banff National Park, Abbot Pass—Four Montreal climbers, Bernard Poisson, Erwin Hodgson, Richard Willmott and Rodolphe de- Repentigny, traversed ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Mt. Olinger, Turkey Creek Canyon
Colorado, Mt. Olinger, Turkey Creek Canyon—On June 27, Philip E. Jensen (17) fell while descending Mt. Olinger in Turkey Creek Canyon ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Clear Creek Canyon
Colorado, Clear Creek Canyon—On May 3, a party of five went to Clear Creek Canyon, west of Denver, to practice ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Turkey Creek Canyon
Colorado, Turkey Creek Canyon (1)—On July 4, Daniel McGill (15) fell while climbing with a group of friends in the Turkey Creek ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Turkey Creek Canyon
Colorado, Turkey Creek Canyon (2)—On September 20, Donald E. Powell (18) was killed while descending into Turkey Creek Canyon from U.S. 285. ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, St. Mary's Glacier
Colorado, St. Mary’s Glacier—On July 26, a party of ten boys from the Thornton, Colorado Church of Christ were ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, North Cheyenne Canyon
Colorado, North Cheyenne Canyon—On November 28, Roger E. Ross (18), Lawrence L. Beckner (17) and Edward Rhodes (17) went from Colorado Springs to ...
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Accident Reports
1961
British Columbia, Mount Waddington
British Columbia, Mount Waddington—A Canadian party consisting of Derrick Boddy, John Owen, Elfrida Pigou and Joan Stirling disappeared between ...
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Accident Reports
1961
British Columbia, Southern Selkirks, Avalanche Peak
British Columbia, Southern Selkirks, Avalanche Peak—On July 9, Alan Stroh (34), Sandra Antins (20), David Williams (25), Timothy Weakley (27), Charles Carpenter (30), and Russell ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Massachusetts, Mt. Tom
Massachusetts, Mt. Tom—On September 17, Harvey Peltier (10), his brother Robert (12), James Bausant (11), and Gary Jones (12) climbed Mt. Tom uneventfully in ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1961
Massachusetts, Provin Mountain
Massachusetts, Provin Mountain—On November 11, Joseph Maruici (12) and two friends, members of a boy scout camporee, were climbing and hiking ...
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Accident Reports
1961
New Hampshire, Mt. Moosilauke
New Hampshire, Mt. Moosilauke—On February 27, four climbers, Thomas O’Donnell (25), George Young (22), William Young (20), and John Benjamin (22), students at ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton (1)—At 1:00 p.m. on June 25, Ralph Miller (26) reported to the Jenny Lake Ranger ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton
Wyoming, Grend Teton National Park, Grand Teton (2)— On August 9, a guided party led by Robert French (25) and Peter Lev (20) were ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire (1)— On July 1, Fritz Ermarth (19) and Greg Engstrom (19) were ascending the Durrance Ridge. Weather ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire (2)— On August 24, a climbing party led by Sterling Neale (22) of the Exum Mountaineering ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire (3)—On August 29, Sven Wihrheim (21) and Elwynn Taylor (18) attempted to climb the Durrance Ridge. ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Nez Perce
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Nez Perce—On August 4, Tim Bond (24) and Sally Bond (23), in conjunction with Fritz Ermarth (19), Mike ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mt. Moran
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mt. Moran—On August 25, Judy Grove (20), Pat Van Elton (20), and Barbara Nelson (20) all seasonally employed ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Disappointment Peak
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Disappointment Peak—Arthur N. Plaxton (20), and Richard O. Parmelee (20), an employee at Jackson Lake Lodge, ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Crestone Needle
Colorado, Crestone Needle—With the intention of doing winter mountaineering in the Crestones, Lief Patterson (25), Eliot Goss (24), and David Isles (24) ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, La Plata Peak
Colorado, La Plata Peak—On March 19, Karl Pfiffner (25), George Hurley (25), and Ron Bierstedt (25), climbed La Plata Peak (14,340 feet) by way ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Long's Peak
Colorado, Long’s Peak—On April 19, Prince D. Willmon (23) (Leader), David L. Jones (18), Jane R. Bendixen (18) and James Greig, left ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Mt. Blanca
Colorado, Mt. Blanca—On June 18, 14 members of the Los Alamos Mountaineers were camped below the N. Face of Mt. Blanca (14,364 ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Arapaho Glacier
Colorado, Arapaho Glacier—On July 18, Mrs. Karen Cowperthwaite (19), and her husband David (22) and Richard Raymond (21) attempted to climb the slopes ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Animas Peak
Colorado, Animas Peak—On July 24 during the annual summer outing of the Colorado Mountain Club, a strong party of Elwyn ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park
Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park—On July 31, Lester Reeble (45), Mrs. Al Spencer, George Lowe, and Amel Landgraf (leader), attempted to ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Dome Peak, Boulder Canyon
Colorado, Dome Peak, Boulder Canyon—On August 7, Dan Sawtelle (17) and Larry West (17) climbed Dome Peak. They established a rappel by ...
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Accident Reports
1961
Colorado, Boulder, Second Flatiron
Colorado, Boulder, Second Flatiron—On November 5, John Barry (27) and Cleveland Bell were climbing the overhang at the bottom of the ...
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Accident Reports
1961