American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Chile, Fifth Patagonian Expedition of the Club Andino Bariloche
Fifth Patagonian Expedition of the Club Andino Bariloche. Manolo Puentes Blanco, Arnoldo Gramaje, Tito Juárez, Oscar Palacios and Enrique ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Chile, Pier Giorgio
Pier Giorgio. Pier Giorgio (9515 feet) is doubtless one of the most important virgin peaks in the beautiful FitzRoy region. Violent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Chile, Central Chile
Central Chile. A German expedition of the Alpine Arbeitsgemeinschaft made the first ascent of Cerro Punta Hoff (16,520 feet) in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Chile, Patagonia
Patagonia. The Southern Patagonian Icecap was crossed during 45 days early in 1962 by the Chileans, Claudio Lucero, César Vásquez, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Chile, Archeology on Llullaillaco
Archeology on Llullaillaco. The Puna de Atacama extends for tens of thousands of square miles along the chain of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III
Annapurna. III. An Indian expedition made the first ascent of Annapurna III (24,858 feet) on May 6. The climbers were flown to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Nepal, Kanjiroba Himal, Sisne Himal, etc.
Kanjiroba Himal, Sisne Himal, etc. Our party, consisting of John Earle, James Burnet and me, with four Sherpas under Sirdar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Nepal, Gangchhen Ledrub, Langtang Himal
Gangchhen Ledrub, Langtang Himal. A Japanese expedition was active in the Langtang Himal, being the third Japanese group in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Nepal, Langpo Gang, Jugal Himal
Langpo Gang, Jugal Himal. Another Japanese expedition was also in Nepal at the same time. Under the leadership of Tokujiro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu II
Manaslu II. A third Japanese expedition attempted to climb Manaslu II (Peak 29) (25,705 feet) but failed to reach the summit.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Nepal, Observations on the Chinese Everest Expedition 1960
Observations on the Chinese Everest Expedition 1960. The most important account of the Chinese Everest undertaking is Shih Chan-Chun’s article, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, India, Nilkantha, Garhwal
Nilkantha, Garhwal. An Indian expedition finally succeeded in climbing beautiful 21,640-foot Nilkantha, which had repulsed seven previous attempts, including Willi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, India, Attempt on Nanda Devi, Ascent of Devistan I, Maiktoli, and Trisul, Garhwal
Attempt on Nanda Devi, ascent of Devistan I, Maiktoli, and Trisul, Garhwal. Our trip this year was the sequel to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, India, Nanda Ghunti, Garhwal
Nanda Ghunti, Garbwal. Nanda Ghunti (20,700 feet) was climbed for the second time by an Indian expedition which attacked it from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, India, Bhyundar Valley, Garhwal
Bhyundar Valley, Garhwal. The Bombay Mountaineering Committee sent out a party of fifteen, including three Sherpa instructors from the Himalayan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, India, Indian Expedition to Kulu
Italian Expedition to Kulu. An Italian expedition from the Roman section of the Club Alpino Italiano climbed in the mountains ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, India, The Derbyshire Himalayan Expedition
The Derbyshire Himalayan Expedition. Basil Poff and I reconnoitered the Pir Pinjal range in Kulu during June and July, 1958. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Pakistan, Mount Ghent, Karakoram
Mount Ghent, Karakoram. An Austrian expedition under the leadership of Erich Waschak reached Base Camp on the Kondus Glacier at 13,750 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Pakistan, Paiju Peak
Paiju Peak. In the late fall of 1960 Rick Litterick, my wife Courtney and I gathered in Abbottabad, West Pakistan, to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Pakistan, Hushe Valley, Karakoram
Hushe Valley, Karakoram. The Royal Air Force Karakoram Expedition consisted of twelve British members, Squadron Leader John Sims, deputy leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. A German expedition, led by Dr. Karl M. Herrlichkoffer and sponsored by the German Institute for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Afghanistan, Italian Hindu Kush Expedition
Italian Hindu Kush Expedition. A scientific expedition led by Prof. Ardito Desio visited the Hindu Kush from the Afghan side. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Afghanistan, Bremen Hindu Kush Expedition
Bremen Hindu Kush Expedition. Five Germans from Bremen made a modest expedition into the Hindu Kush. They drove from Germany ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, Afghanistan, Traunstein Hindu Kush Expedition
Traunstein Hindu Kush Expedition. A group of Germans from Traunstein, Karl Brenner, Dietrich von Dobeneck, Otto Huber, Fritz Wagnerberger and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, China, Kongur-tebe-tagh, Pamirs
Kongur-tebe-tagh, Pamirs. The second ascent of this 24,920-foot peak, which lies in the eastern Pamirs in Sinkiang, was made by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, China, Pundi Nehru
Pundit Nehru. According to a Russian source quoted by Lo Scarpone, Georgian climbers made the first ascent of a 23,000-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Asia, China, Amne Machin
Amne Machin. The Alpine Journal of November, 1961, carries an interesting article written by Pai Chin-Hsiao, leader of a Chinese expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Antarctica, South Georgia, Mount Paget
Mount Paget, South Georgia. A British naval party made the first ascent of the west peak of Mount Paget (9565 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Europe, Yugoslavia, Triglav
Triglav, Yugoslavia. (This climb has been included because it is in a region not frequently visited by American climbers.—Editor.) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
Pulmonary Edema of High Altitude, A Further Note
PULMONARY EDEMA OF HIGH ALTITUDE A FURTHER NOTE The "Disease" called High Altitude Pulmonary Edema has become of increasing interest ...
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Notes
1962
New Equipment, Prusiking Device
NEW EQUIPMENT Prusiking Device. A new mechanical device, called Jümar Stirrups and developed to replace the prusik knot, has ...
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Notes
1962
New Equipment, MARWA Ice Screw
MARW A Ice Screw. An ice screw has been developed in Austria, which is different from the type described in ...
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Notes
1962
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. The section held four meetings during the year. Programs included an account of an ascent ...
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Club Activities
1962
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. Nick Clinch showed his pictures of the 1960 Masherbrum Expedition at the year’s first ...
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Club Activities
1962
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. The Sierra Nevada Section met four times in 1961. On January 20, the following new officers ...
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Club Activities
1962
Alaska Alpine Club
Alaska Alpine Club. The 1961 climbing season began with a January attempt on still unclimbed McGinnis Peak in the eastern Alaska ...
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Club Activities
1962
Alpine Club of Canada
Alpine Club of Canada. The spring ski camp was held in the Little Yoho Valley, where the Club’s Stanley ...
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Club Activities
1962
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. Club members climbed in almost all mountain ranges of the world during the year 1961 with particular emphasis, ...
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Club Activities
1962
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. Despite our midwest location, interest in mountaineering continues to draw new members into the organization, and several ...
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Club Activities
1962
Colorado College Mountain Club
Colorado College Mountain Club. The Colorado College Mountain Club at Colorado Springs has a membership of about 60 collegiate climbers. Its ...
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Club Activities
1962
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. All groups of the club report an active year. Unfortunately, some of the scheduled trips were curtailed ...
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Club Activities
1962
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The 1961 climbing season started in February and March with ice climbing and ski traverses in the White ...
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Club Activities
1962
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. The club opened the new year with its annual attempt to traverse the Presidential Range of the ...
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Club Activities
1962
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The past year was one of the most active in the club’s history. A total of 42 activities ...
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Club Activities
1962
Mazamas
Mazamas. The Mazamas of Portland, Oregon had a most active year of mountaineering in 1961 under the direction of climbing chairman, ...
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Club Activities
1962
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. Our members began their 1961 activities by following on snowshoes the historic 30-mile trail over Crow Pass ...
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Club Activities
1962
Mountaineers
Mountaineers. The 1961 activities of the Seattle Mountaineers may be summarized as follows. The annual climbing course began February 15 with 222 basic ...
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Club Activities
1962
Sierra Club
Sierra Club. Probably one of the most important mountaineering events to occur in the Sierra Club happened at the administrative ...
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Club Activities
1962
Southwestern Mountaineers
Southwestern Mountaineers. The Southwestern Mountaineers is a club of climbers, hikers, cavers, and general nature lovers whose membership is drawn ...
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Club Activities
1962
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. Membership has continued to increase during the year as have the number of club activities. President Gene Gibbs ...
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Club Activities
1962