American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
The Climb up to Hell
The Climb up to Hell, by Jack Olsen. New York: Harper and Row 1962. 212 pages, ills., Price $4.95. This is a well ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
Airborne to the Mountains
Airborne to the Mountains, by James Mills with foreword by Sir John Hunt. London: Thomas Yoseloff Ltd.; New York: A. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
A Mes Montagnes
A Mes Montagnes, by Walter Bonatti. Translated into French from Italian by F. Germain, Collection Sempervivum No. 38. Paris: B. Arthaud, 1962. 291 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
Entre Terre et Ciel
Entre Terre et Ciel, by Gaston Rébuffat and Pierre Tairraz. Paris: B. Arthaud, 1962. 183 pages, 104 black and white photographs, 6 color ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
François Matthes and the Marks of Time, Yosemite and the High Sierra
François Matthes and the Marks of Time. Yosemite and the High Sierra. Edited by Fritiof Fryxell. San Francisco: Sierra ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
Manual of Ski Mountaineering
Manual of Ski Mountaineering, 3rd Edition, edited by David Brower. San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1962. 224 pages, 40 photographs, 73 sketches. Price $3.75. The third ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
Front Range Panorama
Front Range Panorama, edited by Louisa W. Arps and published by the Colorado Mountain Club. Price $3.75. The Panorama consists of ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
Field Book—The Wind River Range from Guide to the Wyoming Mountains and Wilderness Areas with Supplement
Field Book—The Wind River Range from Guide to the Wyoming Mountains and Wilderness Areas with Supplement, by Orrin H. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
High Trails: A Guide to the Cascade Crest Trail
High Trails: A Guide to the Cascade Crest Trail, by Robert H. Wills. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1962. 157 pages. Maps. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
Standard Encyclopedia of the World's Mountains
Standard Encyclopedia of the World’s Mountains. Edited by Julian Huxley ; G. P. Putnam’s Sons, New York, 1962. 383 pages, 16 color ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1963
Accidents in North American Mountaineering Sixteenth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club
This is the sixteenth report of the Safety Committee and the third in conjunction with the Alpine Club of Canada. ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1963
Table I, Mountaineering Accidents and Mortality Rates, United States
TABLE I Mountaineering Accidents and Mortality Rates United States Reported man-mountain days/year, 1953-1954 18,722 Accident Rates per 1000 reported man-mountain days 0.98 ...
ANAM
Accident Tables
1963
Table II, Accident and Mortality Rates for Mountaineers in National Parks, and National Monuments
TABLE II Accident and Mortality Rates for Mountaineers in National Parks, and National Monuments † 1958-62 Rates per 1000 registered climbers in ...
ANAM
Accident Tables
1963
Table III, Estimated Accident and Mortality Rates for Snow and Ice Climbing and Rock Climbing
TABLE III Estimated Accident and Mortality Rates for Snow and Ice Climbing and Rock Climbing  Number of climbers Injuries per 1000 ...
ANAM
Accident Tables
1963
Table IV, Comparison of Injury Rates in Selected Sports, Rates are per 1000 Contact Periods
TABLE IV Comparison of Injury Rates in Selected Sports Rates Are Per 1000 Contact Periods Injury rates  Injury rates   Skiing (1) 5.90 Winter   ...
ANAM
Accident Tables
1963
Accidents, 1962, Canada, Alberta, The Rockies, Mt. Eisenhower
Alberta, The Rockies, Mt. Eisenhower. On June 23, four experienced Edmonton climbers set out to climb the southeast ridge or face ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
United States, New Hampshire, White Mountains, Crawford Notch, Willey Slide
New Hampshire, White Mountains, Crawford Notch, Willey Slide. A scheduled A.M.C. Beginners’ Ice Climb was held on the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
New Hampshire, Mount Washington, Huntington Ravine
New Hampshire, Mount Washington, Huntington Ravine. On March 17 Christopher MacRae (24) and Don Jensen (18) were involved in an avalanche in Damnation ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Ohio, Practice Cliff near Dublin
Ohio, Practice Cliff near Dublin. The climb was a routine practice climb of about 40 feet in a limestone ravine at ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
West Virginia, Nelson Rocks
West Virginia, Nelson Rocks. On April 22 George Farrow, Jerry Frederick, and Beverly Frederick were doing practice climbs on the cliffs. ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Colorado, Boulder Canyon, Castle Rock
Colorado, Boulder Canyon, Castle Rock. On July 6 Robert Sayre (49) and two young companions were attempting a route called Cussin’ Crack (...
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Accident Reports
1963
Colorado, Royal Gorge
Colorado, Royal Gorge. A party consisting of Bob LaGrange, Bob Stafford, and Jim Disney had planned to climb the Carson ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Colorado, Conundrum Creek Valley
Colorado, Conundrum Creek Valley. On September 8, Jonathan Hough, David Church, Jon Swanson, Robert Farley, and Susan Greene (19) had attempted Castle ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Utah, Storm Mountain Practice Area
Utah, Storm Mountain Practice Area. On November 26 Paul Burton (22), Carietta Ybarguen (21), and Galen Jorgenson (19) were climbing on Storm Mountain. They ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Mt. Wister
Wyoming, Tetons, Mt. Wister. On August 19, David Walton and Paul Zeiger were making an ascent of the north face of ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Middle Teton
Wyoming, Tetons, Middle Teton. On July 10 Allan Summers (47) and Buford Brauninger were making an ascent of the Middle Teton via ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Symmetry Spire (1)
Wyoming, Tetons, Symmetry Spire (1). On June 23, a party of five was making an ascent of Storm Point. They ascended the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Symmetry, Spire (2)
Wyoming, Tetons, Symmetry Spire (2). On July 15 John Biehn and Albert Sickler (31) had completed a successful ascent of Symmetry Spire and ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Symmetry Spire (3)
Wyoming, Tetons, Symmetry Spire (3). On August 20 Thomas Morgan (16) and Robert Rosch had completed an ascent of Storm Point and were ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton
Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton. On July 26 at 4:00 A.M. a party of ten Appalachian Mountain Club members began an ascent ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Mt. Moran
Wyoming, Tetons, Mt. Moran. On June 12 Milt Hokanson (19) and David Wood (20) were attempting a climb on the South Buttress of ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Wyoming, Tetons, Practice Rocks Near Hidden Falls
Wyoming, Tetons, Practice Rocks Near Hidden Falls. On August 8 Richard Frisbee (25), John Baker, Roger Wolfe, and Roger Cook were taking ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
California, Hunter's Hill, Near Vallejo
Arizona, Catalina Mountains, Alamo Canyon. On November 12 Edward Reilly (17) and Bryan Castner were hiking and scrambling on the cliffs of ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Calilfornia, King's Canyon (National Forest)
California, Hunter's Hill, Near Vallejo. On February 11, William Litterick, Jr. (25) and George Pastor were climbing the Yellow bank on Hunter’...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Southern Olympics
California, Kings Canyon (National Forest). On April 20, Daniel Smith (17), Richard Dixon, E. J. Pagliassotti, Jerry Sarquis, and Ellis Hedlund started ...
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Accident Reports
1963
California, Yosemite Park, El Capitan
California, Yosemite Park, El Capitan. On May 15 Jim Baldwin (24) and Ed Cooper were in the early stages of the climb ...
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Accident Reports
1963
California, Taquitz Rock
California, Taquitz Rock. On July 29, James Michael McLain (24), joined a scheduled climb at Taquitz Rock with Don Rappolee (38). They decided ...
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Accident Reports
1963
California, Sierra Nevada, Banner Peak
California, Sierra Nevada, Banner Peak. On September 2 Robert Elliott (33) and Nick Ellena (32) left their camp at Lake Ediza early in ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Oregon, Mt. Hood
Oregon, Mt. Hood. On September 5, five Reed College students: Richard Steven Knutson (21), Mike Templeton (21), Tom Link (21), Gary Payne (19), and Steve ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Cascades, Granite Mountain
Washington, Cascades, Granite Mountain. On March 25, Dr. Charles B. Andrews (35), and Donald J. LeBeau (29), set out to climb Granite Mountain, ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Mt. Erie
Washington, Mt. Erie. On April 8 a group including Robert Wiley was descending the mountain. The group of five lost the ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Cascades, Hall's Peak
Washington, Cascades, Hall’s Peak. On May 20, John Woll, Dan Davis, Steven Skubi (15), and Richard Springgate left Silverton, Washington on ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Garfield
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Garfield. The party of Mike Kennedy (19) and Roger Jackson set out to climb a previously unclimbed spire ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Cascades, Nooksack Tower
Washington, Cascades, Nooksack Tower. On July 21 Mike Kennedy and Roger Jackson (28) were approaching the Nooksack Tower. The approach requires the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Olympic National Park, Mt. Storm King
Washington, Olympic National Park, Mt. Storm King. On August 18 Kenneth Yamauchi (19) and two companions, Stephen Jackson and Bill Hartford, all ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Baker
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Baker. On November 2 Hans Jorritsma (30), and Joan Huckell (27) hiked in and established a camp at Camp Kizer ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Alaska, Mt. McKinley (1)
Alaska, Mt. McKinley (1). The leader of the British Joint Service Expedition and one other had advanced ahead of the main ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Alaska, Mt. McKinley (2)
Alaska, Mt. McKinley (2). The British Joint Service Expedition of six men had reached 17,000 feet on the West Buttress route of ...
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Accident Reports
1963
Alaska, Mt. McKinley (3)
Alaska, Mt. McKinley (3). On July 3rd John Hinde (34) and two others of the British Joint Service Expedition approached the summit ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1963
Table I, Reported Mountaineering Accidents
 Number of Accidents Reported Total Number of Persons Involved Injured Killed  Year U.S.A.-CAN. U.SA.-CAN. U....
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Accident Tables
1963