American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Utah, Middle Bell Tower, South Face
Middle Bell Tower, South Face. On September 1 Rich Ream and I approached the base of the Middle Tower after a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Utah, Split Aiguille, Direct, Sawtooth Range
Split Aiguille, Direct, Sawtooth Range. Just west of the Grand Aiguille lies the 300-foot Split Aiguille, split by a deep, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Utah, Sawtooth Dome, West Face, Sawtooth Range
Sawtooth Dome, West Face, Sawtooth Range. Any climber visiting the Sawtooth Range can not but help admire the majestic curve ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Ayres Crag Number Five
Ayres Crag Number Five. The most outstanding crag wall above Cascade Canyon is about three miles along the trail and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Grand Teton, North Face Variation
Grand Teton, North Face Variation. It has been clear to several climbers for several years that the few existing routes ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Grand Teton, North Face, Direct Variation
Grand Teton, North Face, Direct Variation. In recent years it has been recognized by several climbers that the standard north ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Yosemite Point, North Face
Yosemite Point, North Face. On August 4, Peter Koedt and Rich Kettler made the first climb of this short and moderate ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Disappointment Peak, Grunt Arête Variation
Disappointment Peak, Gyunt Arête Variation. This variation, the “Open-Book”, was climbed by Philip Jacobus and Steve Larsen on August 21. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Veiled Peak, South Ridge
Veiled Peak, South Ridge. The belief that the small Veiled Peak held no interesting unclimbed routes was shattered by the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Shadow Peak, South Face
Shadow Peak, South Face. Seldom climbed even from the usual Garnet Canyon approach, Shadow Peak had never been ascended from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Prospectors' Mountain, East Face
Prospectors’ Mountain, East Face. The east and especially the north faces of this sedimentary-capped peak have considerable exposures of excellent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Pingora, East Face
Pingora, East Face. On July 20 Fred Beckey, Steve Marts and I did a new route on this face, which should ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Warrior II, North Face
Warrior II, North Face. The 2000-foot north face of Warrior II was climbed by Steve Marts and me on July 21. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Bollinger Peak, Southwest Face
Bollinger Peak, Southwest Face. Fred Beckey, Steve Marts and I made a new route on the southwest face of Bollinger ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Pingora, West Face
Pingora, West Face. On July 21 Fred Beckey, Court Richards and I left camp at Lonesome Lake for the west face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Lizard Head, East Face
Lizard Head, East Face. Highest peak in the Cirque of the Towers region, 12,842-foot Lizard Head is a long scramble ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, South Watchtower, Cirque of the Towers
South Watchtower, Cirque of the Towers. On July 22 Court Richards and I left camp on Lonesome Lake to climb the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, The "Plume"
The “Plume”. After a late start from Lonesome Lake, Court Richards and I climbed the first three leads up the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, New Routes on Cairn Peak
New routes on Cairn Peak. From Base Camp of the Rock Climbing Section of the San Diego Chapter, Sierra Club ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Fremont Peak
Fremont Peak. The usual route on Fremont Peak starts from a high col on the southwest buttress which separates the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Musembeah Peak, West Buttress
Musembeah Peak, West Buttress. The best climb that Layton Kor and I did while in the Grave Lake region of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Redwall Peak, East Face
Redwall Peak, East Face. Not far north of Grave Lake in the southern Wind River Range is an outstanding small ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Baptiste Lake Tower
Baptiste Lake Tower. While in the Grave Lake area I made a solo first ascent of the attractive tower just ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind Rivers, Broken Hand Pinnacle, Southwest Buttress
Broken Hand Pinnacle, Southwest Buttress. From our camp on the east side of Scott Lake, Ed Exum, Pete Koedt and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Colorado, Capitol Peak, Elk Range
Capitol Peak, Elk Range. On July 21 David Michael, Michael Cohen and I climbed a pleasant route on the northwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Colorado, Longs Peak, The Diamond
Longs Peak, The Diamond. In August, 1960, two Californians, Bob Kamps and Dave Rearick, made the first ascent of the Diamond (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Colorado, Apache Thumb
Apache Thumb. After failing twice because of spring storms, on June 22 Bob Sandefur and I did the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Colorado, Longs Peak
Longs Peak. On July 13 James Burbank and I added another new route to the East Face. Ours, the “Shining Slab”, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, United States, Colorado, Ship's Prow
Ship’s Prow. Ship’s Prow, directly southwest of Chasm Lake under Longs Peak, now provides an increasing variety of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Vulcan, Kluane Ranges, St. Elias Mountains
Mount Vulcan, Kluane Ranges, St. Elias Mountains. M. E. Alford and I made what we presume to be the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Ape Lake Region
Ape Lake Region, Coast Range. Our group gathered at Nimpo Lake on August 4 and in three shuttles in Dick Poet’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Howser Spire, West Face, Bugaboos
Howser Spire, West Face, Bugaboos. Ever since Yvon Chouinard and I made the circuit of the Howser Spires two years ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Pigeon Spire, Southeast Face
Pigeon Spire, Southeast Face. On a quick trip into the Bugaboos near the end of a cycle of good weather, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Bugaboo and Vowell Groups
Bugaboo and Vowell Groups. Our party made two minor first ascents in the Vowell group and variants on routes in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Southern Purcell Mountains
Southern Purcell Mountains. From a camp at about 7300 feet on the stream draining southeast from Mount Dorothy into Horsethief Creek, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Northern Selkirks
Northern Selkirks. If old timers thought that airdrops were a symbol of modern decadence, let them harken now to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Northern Selkirks
Selkirks. While doing geology, Hamish Mutch and I climbed most of the peaks in the Fang Creek, Downie Lake, Purity ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Monashee and Selkirk Mountains
Monashee and Selkirk Mountains. A six-man field party of the Geological Survey of Canada under my leadership was active in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Robson
Mount Robson. An ascent of Mount Robson by the Kain route was made on April 23 by J. Vin Hoeman, Dave ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Bennington, North Face, Ramparts
Mount Bennington, North Face, Ramparts. Among the many spectacular high mountain walls in the magnificent Ramparts is the northern face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Eisenhower, South Face
Mount Eisenhower, South Face. The eastern corner of the broad south face of Mount Eisenhower, adjacent to the Tower, had ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, "Crow Peaks"
“Crow Peaks”. Two great buttresses rise to the several summits of the “Crow Peaks” on the west side of Bow ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Hungabee, Southeast Ridge
Hungabee, Southeast Ridge. The southeast ridge of Hungabee (11,457 feet), starting with Kenkchemna Peak, had apparently never been climbed. In July ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Arctic, A Crossing of Bylot Island
A Crossing of Bylot Island. Our objective in the summer of 1963 was Bylot Island in N. Lat. 73° at the entrance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Arctic, Baffin Island
Baffin Island. The Alpine Club of Canada sponsored a three-week camp on Cumberland Peninsula. Organized by P. D. Baird, the 21 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Cambridge East Greenland Expedition
Cambridge East Greenland Expedition. Our expedition comprised twelve members of Cambridge University, led by Colin Knox, a New Zealander undertaking ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Scottish East Greenland Expedition to Southern Staunings Alps
Scottish East Greenland Expedition to Southern Staunings Alps. The following members of the mountaineering clubs of St. Andrews University, Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Schweizerland, East Greenland
Schweizerland, East Greenland. On July 6 we six members of the Swiss and German Greenland Expedition reached our Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Imperial College Staunings Alps East Greenland Expedition
Imperial College Staunings Alps East Greenland Expedition. Our eight-man scientific and mountaineering project was based on the Bersaekerbrae Glacier in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Italian East Greenland Expedition
Italian East Greenland Expedition. During the summer an Italian expedition, led by Guido Monzino of Milan, visited the Staunings Alps ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1964