American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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245 Records

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Alberta, Mt. Blane
Alberta, Mt. Blane. On August 26, Dieter Raubach (23) and Gordon Crocker (29) were attempting a new route on the west face of ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Maine, Monhegan Island Cliffs
Maine, Monhegan Island Cliffs. On August 18, J. Robert Hamilton (36) and Fred Newcombe were doing a number of practice climbs on ...
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Accident Reports
1962
New York, (Adirondacks), Mt. Colden Dike
New York (Adirondacks), Mt. Colden Dike. On September 11, B. Krumiak (20), K. Haight (20), and M. O. Rosenheimer (23) were descending Mt. Colden ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Tennessee, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Tennessee, Great Smoky Mountains National Park. On May 6, Charles Smith Sample (14) apparently attempted to climb a cliff above The Chimneys ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Colorado, Cliff near Tunnel 3, U.S. 6
Colorado, Cliff near Tunnel 3, U.S. 6. On February 2, Kenneth Cooper (16), a member of a Boy Scout group, was climbing alone. ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Colorado, Cliff near Virginia Dale
Colorado, Cliff near Virginia Dale. On April 23, Charles Blackmon (26), Merle Ihne (18), and five other University of Wyoming students were participating ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Colorado, Alamo Rock
Colorado, Alamo Rock. On April 23, Lloyd Weber (26) was practicing rappelling in climbing school and was on belay. About 30 ft. above ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Colorado, Quandry Peak
Colorado, Quandry Peak. On July 4, Charles Hardin (43) and his daughter Marilee (18) ascended Quandry Peak. They apparently were standing on the ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Colorado, First Flatiron
Colorado, First Flatiron. On July 9, Gabe Lee (18), and Dave Roberts (18) attempted to climb the more difficult left side of the ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Colorado, Third Flatiron
Colorado, Third Flatiron. On July 30, Dennis Dreher (18), Evans Winner (28), and Roy Rieckus (19) were descending the Third Flatiron in the face ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Colorado, Boulder Canyon Cliff
Colorado, Boulder Canyon Cliff. On September 2, Tink Wilson, Art Dennison, and Robert Powers (27) were climbing a cliff in Boulder Canyon. ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire. On June 10 Carlee Hendrix (26), Dale Swinney (31) and Ray Gump (35) had completed ascents of ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Teewinot
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Teewinot. On July 16, John Reisinger (25) and Gary Smith (18) had completed an ascent on Mt. Teewinot ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire. On July 7, Bill Byrd of the Exum Mountaineering concession was guiding Joe Roundtree (23) ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mt. Wister
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mt. Wister. On July 10, Jack Miller (36) and Joan Miller (32) were making an ascent of Mount ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire. On July 16, John Adams (18) and Marshall Conway (19) had registered for a climb on ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Symmetry Spire. On August 2, Barbara Tihen (23), Frank Gutmann, and Jerry Halpern were just completing an ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton. On August 14, Tom Spencer (27), Ben Peterson (26), Lawrence Swanson (24), and Bonnie Darger (21) had completed ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park. On August 18, Tom Brown (15) and John Wall (15) were practicing on the rocks just west of ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Montana, Ravalli County
Montana, Glacier National Park, Mt. Henkel. On June 20, James E. Moylan (17) and Douglas L. Krueger (18) climbed Mt. Henkel (8710 ft.). They ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Montana, Cabinet Range, Snowshoe Peak
Montana, Ravalli County. In mid-June, Thomas Peterson (15) and Gene Saycuich (23) were climbing in a mountain range in Ravalli County in ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table III
Montana, Cabinet Range, Snowshoe Peak. On July 22, Gerald Challinor (20), and Jack Carabin (19) were descending Mt. Snowshoe after a successful ascent. ...
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Accident Tables
1962
Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Mt. Heyburn
Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Mt. Heyhurn. On August 27, Gerald Fuller (27) and James Ball (34) were attempting an untried sixth-class ascent of the ...
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Accident Reports
1962
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Mt. Baden-Powell
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Mt. Baden-Powell. On February 19, Charles Brubaker (20), William Glass (20), Roy O’Brien (19), and Larry Sheets (17), set out ...
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Accident Reports
1962
California, Tahquitz Rock
California, Tahquitz Rock. On November 4, John Suppe (18), Stuart White (19), and John Bahr (18) were climbing on Tahquitz Rock. Suppe was leader; ...
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Accident Reports
1962
California, El Capitan Peak
California, El Capitan Peak. On December 2, David Gunn (19) and a group of twelve other teenage hikers embarked on an ascent ...
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Accident Reports
1962
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Mt. Baldy
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Mt. Baldly. On December 5, James Chopp (19) and Thomas Richards (20) started up the south slopes of Mt. ...
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Accident Reports
1962
California, Yosemite National Park
California, Yosemite National Park. On December 17, Steve Roper (20) and Frank Sacherer (21) started to climb to the base of the face ...
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Accident Reports
1962
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Thunder Mountain
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Thunder Mountain. On the morning of December 26, Michael Bressler (16), Brian Milman (17), and Richard Schuster (17) embarked on ...
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Accident Reports
1962
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Mt. Baldy
California, San Gabriel Mountains, Mt. Baldy. Early in the morning of December 14, James Northrup (19) and two male companions attempted to ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Oregon, Mt. Hood
Oregon, Mt. Hood. On June 25, a regularly scheduled Mazama climbing party of several ropes successfully climbed Mt. Hood by way ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Oregon, Mt. Hood
Oregon, Mt. Hood. On August 28, Dean Smith (19) left Tiberline Lodge at 10:30 a.m. and arrived on the summit via the ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Washington, Olympic Mountains
Washington, Olympic Mountains, Mt. Cleaver. On August 26, a large party of Mazamas was climbing different spires in the vicinity of ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Washington, Big Four Mt.
Washington, Big Four Mt. On June 5, a large group (8 or 9) made up of several parties climbed Big Four Mt. The ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Washington, Cascades, Monte Cristo Peak
Washington, Cascades, Monte Cristo Peak. On July 15, Val Comstock (66) and two companions were descending from the summit to join another ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Washington, Guye Peak
Washington, Guye Peak. On September 23, Brian Martz, Janet McDonnell, Linda Cartwright (23), and Ed Goodman (31) set out to climb Guye Peak. ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Washington, Mox Peak
Washington, Mox Peak. On August 20, Warren B. Spickard (43), R. Duke Watson, and Phil E. Sharpe were descending after the second ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Pilchuck
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Pilchuck. On July 29, Gary Clark (16) and two other Explorer Scouts had just completed the first of a ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Washington, Olympic National Park, Mt. Olympus
Washington, Olympic National Park, Mt. Olympus. On September 3, a group of climbers had reached the summit pyramid. There was light ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Alaska, Mendenhall Glacier
Alaska, Mendenhall Glacier. On March 19, Roger Morris (19), Gale Good (19), and Jerry Dove (19) roped together were climbing on the Mendenhall Glacier. ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. On May 11, John D. Graham (65) and his party approached the summit of Mount McKinley. The wind was ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. Two members of the successful Italian expedition on the South face suffered frostbitten feet. Further details are ...
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Accident Reports
1962
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
TABLE I Reported Mountaineering Accidents. Year Number of Accidents Reported U.S.A. - CAN. Total Number of Persons Involved ...
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Accident Tables
1962
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II
TABLE II  1951-60 1961  Geographical Districts Number of Accidents Deaths Total Persons Involved Number of Accidents Deaths Total Persons Involved  Canada —  ...
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Accident Tables
1962
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table III
Miscellaneous Information Numbers Refer to Number of Persons Involved. 1951-60 1959-60  1961   U.S. CAN. U.S. CAN.  Terrain  Rock  261 1 33 2  Snow 173 12 18 10  ...
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Accident Tables
1962