American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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245 Records

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North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Gilbert, Chugach Range
Mount Gilbert, Chugach Range. In two successive flights, Lowell Thomas, Jr. took our party, consisting of Helga Bading, Hans Metz, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mt. Baker, Crater Route
Mt. Baker, Crater Route. An ascent of 10,100-foot Sherman Peak (the south peak of Mt. Baker) in 1959 gave us a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Yellowjacket Tower, South Face
Yellowjacket Tower, South Face. From the ridge at the south base of the tower, Stella Degenhardt and Frank Fickeisen traversed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, New Climbs in the Northern Pickets
New Climbs in the Northern Pickets. A party of five, consisting of Frank de Saussure, Tony Hovey, Don Keller, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Piton Tower, West and North Faces
Piton Tower, West and North Faces. Stan Shepard and I made the first ascent of the west face on July 16, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Temple, South Face
Mount Temple, South Face. Fritz Zimmermann, Stan Gregory, and I made the first complete ascent of the south side of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Formidable, Southwest Ridge
Mount Formidable, Southwest Ridge. This route had been eyed by numerous climbing parties over the past several years, but never ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Torment, East Ridge
Mount Torment, East Ridge. This peak, often neglected, offers some of the best climbing in the Cascade Pass area. Eight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Index, East Face of the Middle Peak
Mount Index, East Face of the Middle Peak. To the climbers of the Pacific Northwest the three peaks of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, North Wilson Glacier
Mount Adams, North Wilson Glacier. As Dee Molenaar recently pointed out, the broad expanse of the great east face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, East Face
Mount Adams, East Face. On the July 4 weekend Mike Swayne and I left to explore this least known face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, Lava Ridge
Mount Adams, Lava Ridge. On September 21 John Holland and I ascended the Lava Ridge, which is the cleaver separating the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Shuksan, Direct West Face
Mount Shnksan, Direct West Face. On Saturday, August 26, Don Keller, Mike Forney, Erich Zahn and I found ourselves at Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Gothic Peak, West Face
Gothic Peak, West Face. The Sultan Basin road goes by the base of the west face of Gothic Peak, long ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Vega Peak
Vega Peak. This peak lies directly north of Morning Star Peak, and is prominently seen from Barlow Pass. Paul Williams, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Fernow, North Face
Mount Fernow, North Face. Bill and Gene Prater, Fred Dunham, and Jim Wickwire climbed the ice finger on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, The Talon
The Talon. This 4000-foot spire is located across the canyon from the White Pass Highway about five miles east of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, East Peak of Ingalls Peak, Direct South Face
East Peak of Ingalls Peak, Direct South Face. On September 10 Hal Lee and David Hiser completed the first direct ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Kloochman Rock, Main Summit
Kloochman Rock, Main Summit. In September Les Maxwell, Louis Ulrich, and Wally Juneau completed the “South Terrace Route.” About 200 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, New Climbs in the Bailey Range
New Climbs in the Bailey Range. Two parties climbed in this seldom visited range in 1961, and though records are incomplete ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, The Citadel
The Citadel. On August 28 Joe Munson and Jim Parolini made the first ascent of this 7378-foot peak from 1½ miles below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, Martin Peak, from Surprise Basin
Martin Peak, from Surprise Basin. Joe Munson and Jim Parolini completed a new route on this 7550-foot peak on August 26 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, Belvedere Peak, Northwest Ridge
Belvedere Peak, Northwest Ridge. This new route on this 7528-foot peak was completed on August 27 by Jim Parolini and Joe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Sierra Nevada, Leaning Tower, West Face
Leaning Tower, West Face. The Leaning Tower rises 1863 feet above the floor of Yosemite Valley about 400 yards to the right ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Sierra Nevada, El Capitan, Southwest Face
El Capitán, Southwest Face. A completely new route was made on the 3400-foot face of El Capitán by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Washington, Sierra Nevada, Higher Cathedral Spire, Northwest Face
Higher Cathedral Spire, Northwest Face. The first ascent was made on June 6–7 by Tom Frost and Royal Robbins. This route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Idaho, Mount Heyburn, North Face
Mount Heyburn, North Face. Probably the most obvious technical climb in the Sawtooth Range, the direct north face of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Idaho, Mount Heyburn, Winter Ascent
Mount Heyburn, Winter Ascent. On April 4 Louis Stur and I made the first winter ascent of this major Sawtooth peak, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Idaho, Mount Heyburn, Northwest Ridge
Mount Heyburn, Northwest Ridge. Beckey and Fuller climbed about two-thirds of the way up the northwest ridge and then traversed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Idaho, Grand Aiguille, South Face
Grand Aiguille, South Face. Since the original ascent of this “unclimb- able” granite monolith in 1948, all subsequent climbs had been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Idaho, Rotten Monolith
Rotten Monolith. The Rotten Monolith is a rather conspicuous tower visible from the main highway, prominent on the skyline when ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Idaho, Chimney Rock, East Face, Selkirk Mountains
Chimney Rock, East Face, Selkirk Mountains. This lone sentinel of northern Idaho on the southern edge of the Selkirks offers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton, Black Ice Couloir
Grand Teton, Black Ice Couloir. Almost everyone who has climbed the Grand Teton has been impressed by the great drop-off ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Mount Wister, Direct North Face
Mount Wister, Direct North Face. A beautifully direct route up the steep slabs of the north face of Mount Wister ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Middle Teton, Northwest Ice Couloir
Middle Teton, Northwest Ice Couloir. This couloir lies to the west of the usual north ridge route and has been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Middle Teton, Northeast Face
Middle Teton, Northeast Face. This climb by Royal Robbins and Jane Taylor on August 16 is perhaps the most difficult yet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Teepe's Pillar, Northeast Face
Teepe’s Pillar, Northeast Face. On August 24 Royal Robbins and Jane Taylor climbed this route which lies between the direct ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Table Mountain, East Face, South Buttress
Table Mountain, East Face, South Buttress. This buttress, one of three prominent on the east side of the flat-topped Table ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Symmetry Crag #1, Southeast Ridge
Symmetry Crag #1, Southeast Ridge. Fred Beckey and John Hudson climbed this new route from Cascade Canyon on September 4. The entire ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Yosemite Peak (Peak 9980), East Face
Yosemite Peak (Peak 9980), East Face. This little-climbed peak between the forks of Cascade Canyon has an impressive east face resembling ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Mount Moran, East South Buttress
Mount Moran, East South Buttress. From a bivouac below the south buttress of Mount Moran, on July 25, Herb Swedlund and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Buck Mountain, The Wedge
Buck Mountain, the Wedge. On August 1 Peter Lev, Herb Swedlund and I walked into the south fork of Avalanche Canyon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, East Temple
East Temple. On August 23, Yvon Chouinard, Fred Beckey and I left camp on Deep Lake to climb a route up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Lost Temple
Lost Temple. Almost invisible against the north face of East Temple as you look at it from Big Sandy Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Southern Wind River Range, First Ascents and New Routes
First Ascents and New Routes, Southern Wind River Range. We are uncertain how much of our route on Mount Temple’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Klondike Lake Region
Klondike Lake Region, Wind River Range. Bob Held and I made several first ascents in the Klondike Lake region of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wind River Range, Doublet
Doublet, Wind River Range. Our group made the ascent of Doublet from the Dinwoody Glacier via the couloir between Warren ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Peaks in the Vicinity of Grave Lake
Peaks in the Vicinity of Grave Lake. Grave Lake has long been a popular destination for pack trippers and fishermen; ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Alpine Lakes Region
Alpine Lakes Region. We enjoyed twelve days of exploring the Alpine Lakes region. Our approach was from Elk Heart Park ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Devil's Tower
Devils Tower. In May Layton Kor and I did a new route which we called the Vulture on the left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962