American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, British Columbia, Pigeon Spire, East Face, Bugaboos
Pigeon Spire, East Face, Bugaboos. Although a threatening overcast obscured the sun on the cold morning of August 16, I joined ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Marmolata, Bugaboos
Marmolata, Bugaboos. New Route on South Face. Gilbert Fryklund and I left Boulder Camp early on August 10 with the intention ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Ascents from the Lake of the Hanging Glaciers, Purcell Range
Ascents from the Lake of the Hanging Glaciers, Purcell Range. In August, Douglas and Betty Anger, Arthur and Claudia Maki ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Findlay Group, Purcells
Findlay Group, Purcells. From Canal Flats, B.C. on August 7 Sy Ossofsky, Jon Shinno and I drove 17 miles up the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Northern Selkirks
Northern Selkirks. On July 31 Colossal Enterprises reconvened near Downie Creek on the western side of the northern Selkirks. The party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Kane Peak, Kokanee Group, Selkirks
Kane Peak, Kokanee Group, Selkirks. In the latter part of June, Pat Hoadley, Stu Krebs, Stan Shepard and I packed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Mount Stalin, Northern Rockies
Mount Stalin, Northern Rockies. The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) Canadian Rocky Mountains Expedition spent over six weeks in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Lillooet Ice Field, Coast Range
Lillooet Ice Field, Coast Range. Long approaches over rough terrain have preserved the Lillooet Ice Field area from exploration. Until 1960, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island
Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island. During the month of July Dr. Philip Gribbon and I conducted 'a rather unusual two-man expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Axel Heiberg Island
Axel Heiberg Island. Dr. Eduard Leuthold and I joined the Jacobsen- McGill Arctic Research Expedition 1960 from July 26 until August 18 on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps
Staunings Alps, East Greenland. Sir John Hunt kindly invited me to join his expedition to Greenland this summer. The expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Greenland, Umanak District
Umanak District, West Greenland. In June, July and August the late Piero Ghiglione led a small Italian expedition which explored ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
North America, Greenland, Sukkertoppen
Sukkertoppen, Southwest Greenland. Another Italian expedition under the leadership of Guido Monzino made two first ascents near the Evighedsfjord. A ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Ecuador, Oxford University Explorartion Club Expedition
Oxford University Exploration Club Expedition. P. J. Grubb, leader, M. R. Emerson, Dr. R. H. Johnson, J. R. Lloyd, T. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Ecuador, Cambridge Ecuador Expedition
Cambridge Ecuador Expedition. The Cambridge Ecuador Expedition spent eight weeks in Ecuador between June and August. The geographers, John Russell, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Climbs above the Quebrada Ultra, Cordillera Blanca
Climbs above the Quebrada Ulta, Cordillera Blanca. On June 28 the Californians, Henry W. Kendall, Carl Heller, Ernst Bauer, John Lomart ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Allinccapac, Cordillera Carabaya
Allinccapac, Cordillera Carabaya. As a result of glowing reports of the climbing potential brought back by the British Museum Expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Franco-Swiss Peruvian Andean Expedition
Franco-Swiss Peruvian Andean Expedition. The Franco-Swiss Peruvian Andean Expedition, composed of Dr. Roger Bretton (Annemasse, Haute Savoie), Robert Gréloz (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Yanahuanca, Cordillera Blanca
Yanahuanca, Cordillera Blanca. The Brazilian Domingos Giobbi of the São Paulo Alpine Club made the first ascent of Yanahuanca (17,340 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
South America, Peru, Balmat, Cordillera Blanca
Balmat, Cordillera Blanca. The French Cultural Attaché in Lima, Olivier Dollfus, and François Megard with the Peruvian, Eugenio Angeles, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1961
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