American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Candlelight, Northeast Buttress
Mount Candlelight, Northeast Buttress. On July 5 D. French, Mr. and Mrs. D. Stevenson and I made a new route, climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Warbonnet, North Face
Warbonnet, North Face. On September 22 Fred Beckey, Steve Marts and I climbed the north face of Warbonnet for the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Packrat, North Face
Packrat, North Face. Fred Beckey, Steve Marts and I made the first ascent of the north face of Packrat on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Idaho, Sawtooth Range, "La Fiamma"
“La Fiamma”. The first ascent of this spectacular pinnacle was made on September 23 by Fred Beckey, Steve Marts and me. “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Silicon Tower, Verita Ridge
Silicon Tower, Verita Ridge. On a long one-day trek in September, 1961 into Goat Lakes, Louis Stur, Jim Ball and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Seven Pinnacles on Verita Ridge
Seven Pinnacles on Verita Ridge. On September 19 Fred Beckey, Steve and Bill Marts, Eric Bjornstad and I climbed six previously ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, The Priest
The Priest. Long a landmark near Moab, the 450-foot desert monolith, the Priest had apparently never been attempted by climbers. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, West Face of Lone Peak, The "Book"
West Face of Lone Peak. the “Book”. In September, while Fred Beckey and Dan Davis were climbing the Question Mark ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, Lone Peak, Direct West Face, Wasatch Mountains
Lone Peak, Direct West Face, Wasatch Mountains. In the past the lower slabs had repelled attempts at a direct ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, Flying Buttress, West Lone Peak Basin
Flying Buttress, West Lone Peak Basin. On September 15 Fred Beckey, Dan Davis and I made the first ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, North Face of South Peak of Lone Peak
North Face of South Peak of Lone Peak. The first ascent of this face, often called the Question Mark Face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, Standing Rock
Standing Rock. The first ascent of the Standing Rock was made by Layton Kor and me on October 13-15. Kor ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, Main Fisher Tower: The Titan
Main Fisher Tower: The Titan. Layton Kor, George Hurley, and I made the first ascent of the Tower in May. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, Castle Tower
Castle Tower. The first ascent of this beautiful 400-foot high sandstone tower near Moab was made on September 15 and 16, 1961, by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Utah, North Sixshooter Peak
North Sixshooter Peak. This tower, about 300 feet high, stands at the summit of a talus cone about 20 miles northeast of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Montana, North Face of A Peak, Cabinet Range
North Face of A Peak, Cabinet Range. The Libby Quadrangle Map of the USGS shows the elevation of A Peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Staircase Arête, Mount Moran
Staircase Arête, Mount Moran. First ascent on August 28, 1959 by Dave Dornan and Al Read. We two first tried this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, No-Escape Buttress Arête, Mount Moran
No-Escape Buttress Arête, Mount Moran. First ascent on September 11, 1960 by Al Read and Dave Dornan. On August 21, 1960 Pete Lev ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, The Enclosure, North Ice Couloir
The Enclosure, North Ice Couloir. Immediately west of the central north buttress of the Enclosure, the west sub-summit of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Disappointment Peak, Northwest Chimney
Disappointment Peak, Northwest Chimney. Art Gran and John Hudson on July 5 made a new route on the northwest face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Mount Owen, Southeast Face
Mount Owen, Southeast Face. It is surprising that there have been only two climbs on the face between the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Point 11,653
Point 11,653. Continuing the intensive exploration of the environs of Mount Moran, Ted Vaill, Stuart Kearns, and Ben Shapiro made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, Pingora, East Face
Pingora, East Face. Early on August 13 Harry Daley and I worked our way up the short stretch of talus below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, Warbonnet, Northeast Face
Warbonnet, Northeast Face. From Camp on Lonesome Lake at about nine in the morning in August, Eric Beck and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, Mount Lester and Woodrow Wilson
Mount Lester and Woodrow Wilson. On August 5 Court Richards, Larry Evans and I made a new route on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, Stroud Peak, North Face
Stroud Peak, North Face. Fred Beckey and I made the first ascent of this face on August 28. The route generally ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Colorado—Sharkstooth, South Face
Sharkstooth, South Face. On July 21 Charlie Roskosz started up a steep ramp, which we had decided was the best possibility ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Colorado—Hallett Peak, Right Wall of the Third Buttress
Hallett Peak, Right Wall of Third Buttress. Butch Van Tongeren and I started our new route on July 30 about 300 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Colorado—The Saber
The Saber. From Sky Pond in Loch Vale one views the slender ridge of the Petit Grepon and to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, Colorado—Five New Routes in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison
Five New Routes in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison. Layton Kor made a series of new routes, all of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, United States, New Mexico—Venus Needle
Venus Needle. This very spectacular tower of crumbling sandstone is located 17 miles northwest of Fort Defiance, Arizona, just over the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Icefield Ranges Research Project, St. Elias Mountains
Icefield Ranges Research Project, St. Elias Mountains. The Icefield Ranges Research Project completed its second field season in August 1962. Whereas ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Selkirks
Selkirks. A Geological Survey of Canada field party under the leadership of John O. Wheeler was again active in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Carnes and Bridgeland Peaks, Northern Selkirks
Carnes and Bridgeland Peaks, Northern Selkirks. On July 16, with David Michael, Graham Matthews and Jed Williamson, we left Downie Creek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Mount Cooper, Selkirks
Mount Cooper, Selkirks. Mount Cooper (10,135 feet), the highest peak of the Southern Lakes Group of the Selkirks, lies 10 miles due ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Premier Group, Cariboo Mountains
Premier Group, Cariboo Mountains. On previous visits to this area a semi-circle of unclimbed peaks had been noticed lying around ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Coast Ranges, Squamish Chief, via "Angel's Crest"
Squamish Chief, via “Angel’s Crest”. Hank Mather, Les MacDonald and I made the third major and complete route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, East Peak of Mount Stutfield
East Peak of Mount Stutfield. It was the assumption of many that, with the ascent of the Center Peak of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Louis, West Face
Mount Louis, West Face. This face is the shortest, but it had apparently not been climbed before because of its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Patterson, East Buttress
Mount Patterson, East Buttress. From Bow Summit, Peyto Lake and Mount Patterson are a colorful view. John Rupley and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1963