American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Modern Yosemite Climbing
Modern Yosemite Climbing Yvon Chouinard Yosemite climbing is the least known and understood and yet one of the most important ...
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Feature Article
1963
Sentinel Rock—A New Direct North Wall Route
Sentinel Rock—A New Direct North Wall Route Yvon Chouinard (This article is included not only because the ascent is ...
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Feature Article
1963
The Salathé Wall
Our muscles tensed when we heard the air rushing across the rock face. Seconds later we were rudely buffeted by ...
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Direct Southwest Face of Yosemite Valley's El Capitan
Direct Southwest Face of Yosemite Valley’s El Capitan Edward Cooper IN THE history of mountaineering the climbing developments in ...
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Feature Article
1963
Tullparaju
Tullparaju David Bernays TULLPARATU. a 18,986-foot ice peak, stands on the continental divide in the Cordillera Blanca, seventeen miles northeast ...
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Feature Article
1963
Paccharaju and Nevado Copa
Paccharaju and Nevado Copa H. Adams Carter and John S. Humphreys As I dragged my feet up the last steep ...
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Feature Article
1963
The Eigerwand
The Eigerwand John Harlin John Harlin, an American climber from California, now serving with the Air Force in Europe, in ...
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Feature Article
1963
A New Route on the Petit Dru, West Face Direct
A New Route on the Petit Dru West Face Direct Royal Robbins IN July, Gary Hemming and I made a ...
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Feature Article
1963
The Walker Spur of the Grandes Jorasses
The Walker Spur of the Grandes Jorasses Henry W. Kendall THE GREAT north faces of the Alps have exerted a ...
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Feature Article
1963
The Southeast Spur of Mount McKinley
The Southeast Spur of Mount McKinley BOYD N. EVERETT, JR. THE SOUTHEAST SPUR of Mount McKinley1 is a ridge five ...
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Feature Article
1963
The First Ascent of Mount Russell
The First Ascent of Mount Russell HELLMUT RAITHEL, Deutscher Alpenverein Mount Russell lies on the southwestern corner of Mount McKinley ...
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Feature Article
1963
Portrait of An Expedition
Portrait of An Expedition In the Fairweather Range, Alaska Dave Bohn MUSHKIN traversing through shrouded, muted space on the ice ...
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Feature Article
1963
A Rampart Wall — Oubliette's East Face
A Rampart Wall —Oubliette’s East Face Fred Beckey Occasionally in mountaineering an unplanned undertaking, spurred by the spice of ...
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Feature Article
1963
The Southeast Face of Mount Temple
The Southeast Face of Mount Temple Arthur Gran, Club de Montagne Canadien John Hudson and I had come to attempt ...
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Feature Article
1963
Mount Moran, 1922-1962
Mount Moran, 1922-1962 Leigh N. Ortenburger With sections written by James P. McCarthy, Pete Sinclair, John Hudson, Don Anderson, Fred ...
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Feature Article
1963
New Climbs in the Wind River Range
New Climbs in the Wind River Range Fred Beckey Incessant storms that lashed the Canadian Rockies in early August created ...
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Feature Article
1963
A Survey of Andean Ascents
A Survey of Andean Ascents Part II. Chile and Argentina Evelio Echevarría C. Included in this work are the ...
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Feature Article
1963
Mount McKinley — Proposed East Buttress Routes
Mount McKinley— Proposed East Buttress Routes Bradford Washburn Author’s Note: All of the climbs described in this article involve ...
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Feature Article
1963
Arthur Brewster Emmons II, 1910-1962
ARTHUR BREWSTER EMMONS III 1910-1962 On August 22, 1962, a few days before his 52nd birthday, Arthur B. Emmons III died of ...
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In Memoriam
1963
Marguerite Schnellbacher Coveney, 1900-1962
MARGUERITE SCHNELLBACHER COVENEY 1900-1962 "If you would seek her monument or final resting place look in our hearts.” These words ...
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In Memoriam
1963
Edward Oliver Wheeler, 1890-1962
EDWARD OLIVER WHEELER 1890–1962 Brigadier Sir Oliver Wheeler who died in March, 1962 was the son of our late member Arthur O. ...
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In Memoriam
1963
Herbert E. Sampson, 1871-1962
HERBERT E. SAMPSON 1871–1962 Herbert Sampson was born and educated in Toronto and moved to Regina in 1909 where he died on ...
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In Memoriam
1963
Dora Keen Handy, 1871-1963
DORA KEEN HANDY 1871–1963 Mrs. Handy died January 31, 1963, in Hong Kong on a journey around the world, active to the end ...
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In Memoriam
1963
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley
Mount McKinley. In 1962 six expeditions reached the summit of Mount McKinley by three different routes. Miss Bucknell was the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Barrille and Peak 9260
Mount Barrille and Peak 9260. After their ascent of McKinley, Major Banks’ party flew to the Ruth Glacier, where four of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Bressler, Northern Boundary Range
Mount Bressler, Northern Boundary Range. The unexplored reaches of the Juneau Icefield are transected by the Alaskan-British Columbian boundary. Here ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, East Face Direct via Victory Ridge
Mount Adams, East Face Direct via Victory Ridge. On the weekend of July 7 Don Gordon and I camped on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, Mazama Glacier Icefall
Mount Adams, Mazama Glacier Icefall. Just south of Battlement Ridge on the east face of this 12,207-foot peak, the Summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, Russell Cliffs
Mount Rainier, Russell Cliffs. The previously unreported first ascent of these cliffs was completed in July, 1960, by Dave Mahre, Jim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Colchuck Peak, Northeast Ridge and North Face
Colchuck Peak, Northeast Ridge and North Face. On July 15, Ray Lilleby and I approached the peak from Colchuck Lake, ascending ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Dragontail Peak, Stuart Range
Dragontail Peak, Stuart Range. Two new routes were made on Dragon- tail Peak, the highest mountain of the Stuart Range ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, The Monument, Cashmere Crags
The Monument, Cashmere Crags. A new route on this accurately named monolith was made by Dan Davis and me via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, South Face of Prusik Peak, Cashmere Crags
South Face of Prusik Peak, Cashmere Crags. Although we had reserved the first ascent of the 900-foot south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Snow Creek Wall, Orbit Route
Snow Creek Wall, Orbit Route. A second route on the southern half of this slabby 900-foot granite wall was completed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Grand Central Tower, Peshastin Pinnacles
Grand Central Tower, Peshastin Pinnacles. The entirely overhanging southeast face was climbed in two sessions of largely artificial climbing, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Tumwater Canyon
Tumwater Canyon. Two difficult new routes were completed on Midnight Rock last spring. Eric Bjornstad and I climbed the “Black ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Liberty Bell
Liberty Bell. A new gully route on the southwest side, branching left near the bottom of the principal gully leading ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Chimney Rock, East Face of the North Peak
Chimney Rock, East Face of the North Peak. In September a four-man party, consisting of Don Jones Jr., Jim Wickmire, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Despair, South Face
Mount Despair, South Face. The second ascent of this peak was made July 24 by Cliff Lawson, Doug Barrie, and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Fury, North Rib
Mount Fury, North Rib. From our camp on the Challenger Arm, Fred Beckey and I contoured south on the glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Challenger, West Peak
M.ount Challenger, West Peak. The first ascent of this peak was made by Ellie Street, Fred Beckey and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Northern Pickets
Northern Pickets. A party of eight Mountaineers climbed in this area during mid-summer, hiking in by way of Hannegan Pass, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, New Climbs in the Needles
New Climbs in The Needles. A party of four, Jim Parolini, Hilton Keith, Joel Merkel, and I, climbed in this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, New Climbs in the Sawtooth Range
New Climbs in the Sawtooth Range. The west face of “Castle Spires” was climbed by Keith Spencer and Art Filion ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, Thorson Peak, South Buttress
Thorson Peak, South Buttress. A party of eight, including Arnold Bloomer and Keith Spencer, approached the peak via the Jefferson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, Inner Constance Pinnacles
Inner Constance Pinnacles. The easternmost of three pinnacles lying on a spur ridge extending northwest from the north end of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Middle Cathedral Rock, Direct North Buttress
Middle Cathedral Rock, Direct North Buttress. For several years Yvon Chouinard and I had looked at the true north buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Sentinel Rock, North Face Direct
Sentinel Rock, North Face Direct. On May 7, late on the third day of climbing, Tom Frost and I completed a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, North Dome, West Face
North Dome, West Face. On April 29 Art Gran and I made the first ascent of the west face of North ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Limbo Ledge
Limbo Ledge. Several exfoliation slabs may be seen on the southeast face of the Lower Brother. Almost all of these ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963