American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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247 Records

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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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”, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Ecuador, Cerro Altar
Cerro Altar. The Italians Marino Tremonti, Ferdinando Gaspard and Cloudio Zardini made the first ascent of the Cerro Altar (17,451 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Cordillera Yauyos and Siulá Grande, Cordillera Huayhuash
Cordillera Yauyos and Siulá Grande, Cordillera Huayhuash. The Expeditión Barcelona was composed of the climbers Francisco Guillamón, Venancio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Attempt on Yerupajá, Cordillera Huayhuash
Attempt on Yerupajá, Cordillera Huayhuash. Geoffrey S. Wood, Christopher J. Smith and I established Base Camp at 16,400 feet on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Rondoy, Cordillera Huayhuash
Rondoy, Cordillera Huayhuash. Tragedy struck the London School of Economics Expedition during the descent of six of its members from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Puscanturpa Group, Cordillera Huayhuash
Puscanturpa Group, Cordillera Huayhuash. A Swiss expedition, led by Christian Hauser and composed of Edwin Schelling, Julius Hensler, Heinz Gebauer, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Colorado Mountain Club Expedition to Cordillera Blanca
Colorado Mountain Club Expedition to Cordillera Blanca. In our first overseas expedition, 41 people went to the Cordillera Blanca. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Tuco, Raria and Pongos Groups, Cordillera Blanca
Tuco, Raria and Pongos Groups, Cordillera Blanca. After ascending the Quebrada Pachacoto, near Catac, we arrived at the Quebrada Ingenio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Vallunaraju Group, Cordillera Blanca
Vallunaraju Group, Cordillera Blanca. On July 28 seven Americans left Huaraz and climbed up the Quebrada Mullaca to establish Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Urus Oeste, Cordillera Blanca
Urus Oeste, Cordillera Blanca. A Swiss expedition from Lausanne, made up of Georges de Rham, Gilbert Apothéloz, Daniel Bach, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Luyacpani, Cordillera Blanca
Luyacpani, Cordillera Blanca. The Harvard students, John Terborgh and Jared Diamond, with the Peruvian porter Augusto Jamanca, on July 9 made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Pisco, Cordillera Blanca
Pisco, Cordillera Blanca. The Englishmen Alfred Gregory and Harry Stembridge climbed Pisco and another peak of about 18,000 feet northwest of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Cordillera Yucay
Cordillera Yucay. An Italian Expedition from Biella climbed in the Cordillera Yucay, above Paucartambo and near Cuzco, which they approached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Peruvian Ascents
Peruvian ascents. Peruvians continue to climb more actively each year. In the Cordillera Central, J. Escobar, A. Soriano, M. Arroyo, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Peruvian National Andean Climbing Convention
Peruvian National Andean Climbing Convention. This convention took place in Huaraz in late July and early August. It was officially ...
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Notes
1964
South America, Bolivia, Tiquimani
Tiquimani. A South African expedition, led by D. Robert Reinecke and composed of Harold Hill, Dr. Robin Sandell, Nicholas Coetzee, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Bolivia, Illimani and Huayana Potosí
Illimani and Huayna Potosí. Although Illimani (21,201 feet) and Huayna Potosí (19,996 feet) have both been climbed by numerous parties, they were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Argentina, First Winter Ascent of Cerro El Plata by a New Route on the South Face
First winter ascent of Cerro El Plata by a new route on the South Face. In July, four of us, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Chile, Mount Burney, Mount Bove, and Monte Francés, Tierra del Fuego
Mount Burney, Monte Bove and Monte Francés, Tierra del Fuego. On January 9, John Earle, Jack Ewer and I set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Chile, Cerro Gorra Blanca and Volcán Lautaro, Patagonia
Cerro Gorra Blanca and Volcán Lautaro, Patagonia. The Slovene-Argentine Expedition of the Club Andino Esloveno, Sección Buenos Aires, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Chile, Torre de Pangal, Rancagua Andes
Torre de Pangal, Rancagua Andes. From Base Camp at 9000 feet at the head of the Cajón de Flores in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964