American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, South Dakota, Needles of the Black Hills
Needles of the Black Hills. The Iowa Mountaineers 1961 Summer Camp in the Black Hills represents the first outing of a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Colorado, Northwest Face of Chief's Head
Northwest face of Chief’s Head. Early in the summer of 1961 Layton Kor and I made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Colorado, Hallett's Peak
Hallett Peak. A new route was done this summer on the second buttress of Hallett Peak by Tex Bossier and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Colorado, Petit Grepon, South Face
Petit Grepon, South Face. The Petit Grepon is a startlingly slender blade of rock located near Sharkstooth in Rocky Mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Colorado, Ascents in the San Juan Needles
Ascents in the San Juan Needles. On July 5 David Michael, John Marshall and I climbed what we named "Sunlight Spire,” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, United States, Arizona, Mount Sinyala
Mount Sinyala. Mount Sinyala (5445 feet) was first climbed on April 11 by Mike Sherrick, Bill Amborn, Jim Wilkerson and me. Composed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, First Ascent of Mount Queen Mary, Seattle Mountaineers St. Elias Range Expedition
First Ascent of Mount Queen Mary. Seattle Mountaineers St. Elias Range Expedition. A party of Seattle Mountaineers explored a previously ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, East Peak, Mount Logan
East Peak, Mount Logan. During June and July Albert Nickerson, Jr., Leif Patterson, Edward Carman, Jr., Walter Gove and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Attempt on McArthur Peak
Attempt on McArthur Peak. June 7 found all six of us, Bill Dougal, Dick Wahlstrom, Lute Jerstad, Steve Johnson, Ron Priebe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Steele
Mount Steele. Frank Ewing, Rod Newcomb and I spent nearly three weeks in June in the Mount Steele region of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Glaciology in the St. Elias Range
Glaciology in the St. Elias Range. A long-term program for the scientific investigation of a glacial area in terms of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Emperor Ridge, Mount Robson
Emperor Ridge, Mount Robson. Our spirits were high as Ron Perla and I hiked up above Kinney Lake under our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Bryce
Mount Bryce. The middle peak of Mount Bryce was successfully climbed for the first time on July 27. The 11,100-foot summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Sawback Range, Mount Louis
Mount Louis. A new route on the south face of Mount Louis was made on August 30 and 31. The climb ascends ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Climbs in the Northern Rockies near Redfern Lake, B.C.
Climbs in the Northern Rockies Near Redfern Lake, B. C. Two weeks of excellent weather contributed to the success of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Allen, Goodsirs Group
Mount Allen, Goodsirs Group. On July 21, Gertrude Smith, Don Redman, Bernie de Vos and I made the third ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Premier Group, Cariboo Mountains
Premier Group, Cariboo Mountains. Our party of six, Frances Chamberlin, Gertrude Smith, Dave Fisher, Wally Joyce, Gerry Neave and Roger ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Selkirk Mountains, Mount Sir Donald, North Face
Mount Sir Donald, North Face, Selkirks. Almost since the time I began climbing I had heard about the appeal of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Selkirk Mountains, Ascents in the Selkirk Range
Ascents in the Selkirk Range. A number of seldom-climbed peaks in the Selkirks were ascended by a geological field party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Bugaboos, South Tower of Howser Spire, East Face
South Tower of Howser Spire, East Face. Of all Bugaboo peaks, the fabulous South Tower had been woefully neglected by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Bugaboos, Pigeon Spire, North Face
Pigeon Spire, North Face. While we were camped at Pigeon Col, the nearby unclimbed north face of Pigeon Spire presented ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Bugaboos, Eastpost Spire
Eastpost Spire. The southeast ridge, a new route on this peak, was ascended by John Manry, Cam Mitchell, Jack McKenzie ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Bugaboos, Snowpatch Spire, West Face
Snowpatch Spire, West Face. John Hudson and I arrived in the Bugaboos especially to try a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Bugaboos
Bugaboos. Rising from a western spur of Flattop Peak, and visible from few points in the Bugaboos, are two sharp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Bella Coola Area
Bella Coola area, Coast Range. For the first time we finally beat the brush-filled valleys of the Bella Coola area ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Ape Lake Region
Ape Lake Region. On July 30 Sterling B. Hendricks, Donald Hubbard, Alvin E. Peterson and I landed on Ape Lake in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Waddington Group
Coast Range, Waddington Group. Amid considerable activity (46 ascents) by a large Harvard Mountaineering Club party (21 people), based on the upper ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Papoose Rock
Papoose Rock. The west face of Papoose Rock rises sheerly above the new coast highway about five miles south of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Papoose Rock
Papoose Rock. Of the many satellite rocks near the Squamish Chief, the Papoose is one of the most important. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Cambridge Arctic Canada Expedition, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island
Cambridge Arctic Canada Expedition, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island. Robert E. Langford, leader, T. A. J. Goodfellow, A. R. Crofts, G. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Greenland, Birmingham South Greenland Expedition
Birmingham South Greenland Expedition. Between May and September, the three members of the expedition Michael Kelly, Michael Rhodes and I, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Greenland, Umanak Fjord, West Greenland
Umanak Fjord, West Greenland. A party from England sailed in Mischief to this region at latitude 71° 30’ N., leaving May 14 and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Greenland, Belgian Greenland Expedition
Belgian Greenland Expedition. Tragedy struck a Belgian expedition consisting of nine people when they were attempting to climb Sneepyramiden (7336 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Greenland, Northern Staunings Alps
Northern Staunings Alps. Our expedition was not a mountaineering one. It comprised twelve members and four research groups, two of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
North America, Greenland, South Staunings Alps
South Staunings Alps. In July and August a Scottish expedition was in the South Staunings Alps, a little known region ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Peru, Pucahirca Central, Cordillera Blanca
Pucahirca Central, Cordillera Blanca. The Torino section of the Club Alpino Italiano sent an expedition to Pucahirca, which had defeated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Peru, The Fourth Pucahirca
The Fourth Pucahirca. As every serious student of the Andes knows, there are three Pucahircas. We, the members of the 1955 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Peru, Iowa Mountaineers Cordillera Blanca Expedition
Iowa Mountaineers Cordillera Blanca Expedition: Thirty-three members met in Lima, Peru on July 4 and during the next six days established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Peru, Caullaraju Group
Caullaraju Group. A Brazilian expedition authorized by the União Brasileira de Excursionismo operated in the Caullaraju group of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962
South America, Peru, German Expedition to the Cordillera Huayhuash
German Expedition to the Cordillera Huayhuash. An expedition of the Oberland Section of the German Alpine Club (DAV), led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1962