American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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260 Records

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Alberta, Rockies, Mt. Athabaska
Alberta, Rockies, Mt. Athabaska. On 29 July D. Caldwell (27), L. Swanson (27), and S. Imber (30) were on the usual (Thorington’s 2) route ...
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Accident Reports
1965
British Columbia, Selkirks, Mt. Sir Donald
British Columbia, Selkirks, Mt. Sir Donald. On 29 July Douglas Barre and Michael Swayne had completed an ascent of Sir Donald ...
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Accident Reports
1965
British Columbia, Selkirks, Mt. Sir Donald
British Columbia, Selkirks, Mt. Sir Donald. On 30 July David Ingalls (20), leader, Joseph Kelsey (25), James Given (16), Kevin Bein (15) and William Robinson (14) ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Alberta, Banff National Park, Moraine Lake Area
Alberta, Banff National Park, Moraine Lake Area. On 16 August a large group of climbers from the Calgary Mountain Club, who ...
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Accident Reports
1965
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington. On 3 January Leslie Buckland (35), leader, Duke Stock and Russell Hoyt were climbing in Huntington Ravine on ...
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Accident Reports
1965
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington. On 31 January Peter Catelli, Peter Bradford, Craig Fournier, and Robert Koppe left the Glen House for ...
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Accident Reports
1965
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington. On 4 April Hugo Stadtmüller (28) and John J. Griffin (40) were in Huntington Ravine and planned to ...
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Accident Reports
1965
New York, Shawangunks
New York, Shawangunks. On 9 May F. deMonterey (leader) with two companions decided to climb the “Twin Oaks.” The leader was ...
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Accident Reports
1965
New York, Shawangunks
New York, Shawangunks. On 18 May deVries was leading on an overhang known as Shackley’s Ceiling near top of the ...
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Accident Reports
1965
North Carolina, Durham
North Carolina, Durham. On 23 November a party of climbers from the University of North Carolina were practicing rock climbing technique ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Arizona, West Fork, Oak Creek Canyon (Sedona)
Arizona, West Fork, Oak Creek Canyon (Sedona). On 15 February Dick Lee (22) was rappelling down an 80-90-foot cliff on a ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Mt. Otis
Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Mt. Otis. On 25 July at about 3 P.M. a party of six climbers in the ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Colorado, Estes Park, The Thumb
Colorado, Estes Park, The Thumb. On 20 September Jim Russell (17), Gary Hartman (16), and Penny McMahon (16), one of two parties, started to ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton. On 3 September a party of four had completed the ascent of the Grand ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Wyoming, Devil's Tower
Wyoming, Devil’s Tower. On 6 September John Peterson (52), Dr. Roland Fleck, David Johnston, and David Peterson were climbing Devil’s ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Washington, Mt. Rainier
Washington, Mt. Rainier. On 2 August Miss Onyon (22), a member of the Peace Corps Training group, was descending en glissade (sitting) ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Washington, North Cascades, Sharkfin Tower, Cascade Pass Area
Washington, North Cascades, Sharkfin Tower, Cascade Pass Area. On August 7 a party of 6 (3 ropes of 2) was returning from an ascent ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Oregon, Saddle Mountain
Oregon, Saddle Mountain. On 2 August Dennis Bean, John Neuschwan- ger, and Bob Kennedy started a climb of Saddle Mountain, a ...
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Accident Reports
1965
California, Sierra Nevada, Middle Fork Lone Pine Creek (Whitney Portal)
California, Sierra Nevada, Middle Fork Lone Pine Creek (Whitney Portal). On 11 January Frederick C. Scheberies (27) arrived at the climbing area ...
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Accident Reports
1965
California, Yosemite National Park, Middle Cathedral Rock
California, Yosemite National Park, Middle Cathedral Rock. On 14 May Eric Beck (21) and Tom Frost were ascending the direct north buttress (...
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Accident Reports
1965
California, Yosemite National Park, Washington Column
On 19 June Jim Baldwin (26) was climbing with John Evans on the East Face of Washington Column. Jim was leading a ...
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Accident Reports
1965
California, Yosemite Naitonal Park, Unicorn Park
California, Yosemite National Park, Unicorn Peak. On 21 July Tom Luden (16) and a companion had completed short rock climbing routes on ...
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Accident Reports
1965
California, Yosemite National Park, Lower Yosemite Falls
California, Yosemite National Park, Lower Yosemite Falls. On August 23 Richard Parsons (21) and friends decided to go rock climbing. They scrambled ...
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Accident Reports
1965
California, Yosemite National Park
California, Yosemite National Park. On 26 September while descending a boulder field with a slope of approximately 45°, Gary Leonard (25) stepped ...
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1965
California, Sierra Nevada, Matterhorn Peak
California, Sierra Nevada, Matterhorn Peak. On 11 October Craig Williams (41), Bob Bowen (34), and Clarke Smith (35), all experienced mountaineers, were descending on ...
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Accident Reports
1965
California, Sierra Nevada, Mt. Owens
California, Sierra Nevada, Mt. Owens. On 12 December Donald Gibson (19) and a companion were attempting to climb the east ridge of ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Alaska, Mt. Marcus Baker
Alaska, Mt. Marcus Baker. On 22 June Helga Bading, John Bousman, Aaron Schnieder, and Ruth Schnieder (25) were ascending the Knik Glacier. ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Alaska - Hayes Range
Alaska - Hayes Range — On July 24th Don Jensen (21) and I (Dave Roberts, 21) were hiking across the east fork of ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
TABLE I Reported Mountaineering Accidents  Year Number of Accidents Reported U.S.A.-CAN. Total Number of Persons Involved U....
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1965
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II
 1951-63 1964  Geographical Districts Number of Accidents Deaths Total Persons Involved Number of Accidents Deaths  Total Persons Involved  Canada        Alberta 10 4 10 4 2 6  British ...
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1965
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Miscellaneous Information (Numbers Refer to Number of Persons Involved), Table III
Miscellaneous Information Numbers Refer to Number of Persons Involved  1951–63 U.S. 1959–63 CAN. U.S. 1964 CAN.  Terrain  Rock  424 12 41 12  Snow 235 24 21 2  River 2 0 1 0  Unknown  0 0 0 0  ...
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Accident Tables
1965
Washington, South Skokomish River
Washington, South Skokomish River. Though not an alpine accident, the rescue is included because it required technical mountain rescue methods. ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Mt. Otis
Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Mt. Otis. (See accident report) The doctor in the climbing party applied a plastic pneumatic ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Alaska, Mount Marcus Baker
Alaska, Mount Marcus Baker. (See accident report) After getting Ruth out of the crevasse they walked her back to camp ...
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Accident Reports
1965
British Columbia, Mt. Sir Donald
British Columbia, Mt. Sir Donald. (See accident report) The victim, James Given, was given first aid for hip and leg ...
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Accident Reports
1965
Miscellaneous Items from Other Reports
Miscellaneous Items from Other Reports: In one rescue on Mt. Rainier, an improvised sled made of an Ensolite pad and ...
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Accident Reports
1965
General Information, Table I
TABLE I General Information State or Province Number of Rescue Members Number of Operations Conducted Number of Man-Hours In Field* ...
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1965
Type of Operation, Table II
TABLE II Type of Operation State or Province Number of Searches Number of Rescues Number of Recoveries   ’63 ’64 ’63 ’64 ’63 ’64  Arizona  6 3 8 5 2 4  British Columbia — 2 — 3 — 1  ...
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1965
Operation Conducted For, Table III
TABLE III Operation Conducted For State or Province Hunters, Hikers, Fishermen Aircraft Climbers Others   ’63 ’64 ’63 ’64 ’63 ’64 ’63 ’64  Arizona  0 4 0 1 5 4 11 3  British Columbia — 4 — 0 — 2 — 0  California  33 16 0 8 17 6 35 10  Colorado  2 9 1 1 30 24 14 10  Montana  0 — 0 — 0 — 3 —  ...
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1965
Results, Table IV
TABLE IV Results  State or Province Number of Persons Located Number of Persons Rescued Number of Bodies Recovered   ’63 ’64 ’63 ’64 ’63 ’64  Arizona  8 2 8 3* 6 6  British ...
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1965