American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Johannesberg, Northeast Face
Mount ]ohannesberg, Northeast Face. This face lies between the north- east-ridge route and the usual east-ridge route from the top ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Booker, Northeast Face
Mount Booker, Northeast Face. Unless you have climbed in Washington’s Cascade Pass area you have undoubtedly never heard of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Peak 7732, Chilliwacks
Peak 7732, Chilliwacks. The first ascent of this peak, which is the highest point on the ridge between Redoubt Creek and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Bear Mountain, East Ridge
Bear Mountain, East Ridge, Chilliwacks. On August 15 Bill Van de Graaff, Marilyn Loranger, Dan Hendricks, Roger Fahy, Al Tatyrek, John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Northwest Mox Peak, Chilliwacks, West Ridge
Northwest Mox Peak, Chilliwacks, West Ridge. A third ascent and new route was done on the northwest Mox Peak by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Spikard (Glacier Peak II), Chilliwacks, North Glacier Route
Mount Spickard (Glacier Peak II), Chilliwacks, North Glacier Route. The glacier route on the north side of Mount Spickard was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Shuksan, Southwest Face
Mount Shuksan, Southwest Face. On July 29, 1963 Dave Beckstead and I made the first ascent of Shuksan’s southwest precipice. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Ribbon Falls, East Portal
Ribbon Falls, East Portal. Hoping to succeed by sheer weight of numbers, John Evans, Dick Long, Allen Steck and I, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, The West Buttress of El Capitan
The West Buttress of El Capitan. In the balmy spring of 1964 Chuck Pratt and I, in 3½ days, made the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, The Dihedral Wall
El Capitan, The Dihedral Wall. On June 6, after 5 days of difficult aid climbing, Tom Frost and I completed the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, The Folly
The Folly. Just east of Rixon’s pinnacle is a huge 800-foot-high exfoliation flake separated only at the top. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Middle Cathedral Rock, Center Route on Northeast Face
Middle Cathedral Rock, Center Route on Northeast Face. In 1960 Yvon Chouinard and I ascended the central crack system on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Middle Cathedral Rock, North East-Buttress Route
Middle Cathedral Rock, North East-Buttress Route. Late in July Frank Sacherer and I climbed the east buttress of Middle Cathedral ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Goodrich Pinnacle
Goodrich Pinnacle. Don Goodrich was killed while attempting the first ascent of the west face of Mount Conness, a peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Montana, Beartooth Range, Granite Peak, North Face
Granite Peak, North Face. On August 4, 1963 I climbed the north face of Granite Peak, a new route and the most ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Montana, Beartooth Range, Glacier Peak, North Face
Glacier Peak, North Face. Map and aerial-photo studies showed this north face to be a massive granite wall of almost 3000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Utah, New Routes on the Thumb, Little Cottonwood Canyon
New Routes on The Thumb, Little Cottonwood Canyon. Since the first ascent of the Thumb’s south face, it has ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Prospectors Mountain, Apocalypse, Arête
Almost all of the new route activity in the Tetons was concentrated in the Death Canyon area. Both the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Prospectors Mountain, Raven Crack
Prospectors Mountain, Raven Crack. This fine Grade IV route, climbed on August 3 by Yvon Chouinard and Mort Hemple, goes directly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Peak 10552, Cathedral Rock, Pillar of Death
Peak 10552, Cathedral Rock, Pillar of Death. On July 19 Rick Medrick and David Dornan climbed the prominent buttress on the right (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Peak 10552, Cathedral Rock, The Snaz
Peak 10552, Cathedral Rock, The Snaz. This route ascends the west face of Cathedral Rock in the large dihedral cutting up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Peak 10552, Sentinel Turret, Omega Tower
Peak 10552, Sentinel Turret, Omega Tower. This short route, climbed on August 11 by Barry Corbet and Rick Medrick, attacked the short, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Peak 10552, Sentinel Turret, Found Arrow Spire
Peak 10552, Sentinel Turret, Found Arrow Spire. A second pinnacle on the east side of Sentinel Turret, about 300 feet below its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Black Mountain, West Summit, South Face
Buck Mountain, West Summit, South Face. This major face, separated from the main south face of Buck by a large ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Mount Moran, Central Triple Glacier
Mount Moran, Central Triple Glacier. The last of the three glaciers on the northwest side of Mount Moran was investigated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Cirque of the Towers Traverse
Cirque of the Towers Traverse. When our party of six arrived in the Cirque of the Towers, Dick McCracken and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, South Buttress of the Watchtower
South Buttress of the Watchtower. Viewed from Lonesome Lake, the Watchtower presents an elegant 800-foot buttress. On July 18 Charlie Raymond ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Steeple Peak, North Ridge and Upper West Face
Steeple Peak, North Ridge and Upper West Face: On September 10 Gerry Holdsworth and I got underway from Clear Lake at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, East Temple
East Temple. On September 2, Stu Turner, Mike Ermarth, Brad Merry, Ron Shrigley and I did a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Haystack Mountain
Haystack Mountain. On September 10 Mike Ermarth and I completed the first three leads in the obvious crack which goes vertically ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Haystack, Direct West Face
Haystack, Direct West Face. The smooth exfoliated west face of Haystack, as seen across Big Sandy Lake, is a landmark ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, North Tower of Haystack
North Tower of Haystack. From the eastern end of Clear Lake the glacially scoured 1500-foot west wall of Haystack’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Winifred Peak
Winifred Peak. Gerry Holdsworth and I did what appears to be a new route on Winifred Peak in the Titcomb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Fremont Peak
Fremont Peak. On September 15 Gerry Holdsworth and I ascended the west face of Fremont, from the upper Titcomb Lakes, reaching ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Pingora, North Face
Pingora, North Face. Accompanied by Aaron Schneider, on August 14 Ed Speth and I returned to the north face of Pingora (11,884 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Mount Bonneville, West Face
Mount Bonneville, West Face. The impressive west face of Mount Bonneville may be seen in line with the main street ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Pronghorn, East Face
Pronghorn, East Face. Certainly among the outstanding faces in the Range are Pronghorn’s east and southeast faces. The latter, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, "Dragon Head," East Face
"Dragon Head”, East Face. One of the most impressive walls I have seen in the range is a triple-buttressed east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Spider Peak, Northeast Face
Spider Peak, Northeast Face. In mid-September Jerry Fuller, Alex Ber- tulis and I entered the northeast end of the range ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Devil's Tower
Devils Tower. A record number of climbers ascended the Devils Tower on a record number of routes during 1964. There were 79 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Devil's Tower, The Window
Devils Tower, The Window. In August, Pete Robinson, of Fort Collins, Colorado, joined me in an attempt to climb the "...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Wyoming, Devil's Tower, The Sabre
Devils Tower, The Sabre. Tex Bossier and I made this new route on the west face in six hours of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Colorado, Long's Peak, A New Route on the Diamond
Longs Peak, a new route on The Diamond. On August 14, Robert Boucher, his wife, a five-man support party and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Colorado, New Routes on the East Face of Long's Peak
New Routes on the East Face of Longs Peak. Tex Bossier and I made several new routes on the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Colorado, Halletts Peak, Direct Second Buttress
Halletts Peak, Direct Second Buttress. In June of 1963 Tex Bossier and I completed this new route, which lies between the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Colorado, Chief's Head, Northwest Face, Glacier Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park
Chief s Head, Northeast Face, Glacier Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park. Bob Bradley and I made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Colorado, Fairchild Mountain, Haunch Bauncho Buttress, East Face
Fairchild Mountain, Haunch Bauncho Buttress, East Face. On September 26 and 27, Peter H. Robinson and I completed this 14-lead, 1000-foot climb, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Colorado, The Royal Gorge, Tombstone Wall
The Royal Gorge, Tombstone Wall. At dawn on June 20, Fred Pfahler and I rappelled into the depths of Royal Gorge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, United States, Texas, Mount Vernon Bailey, Southeast Face
Mount Vernon Bailey, Southeast Face, Big Bend National Park. In March, Fred Pfahler and I began our ascent at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Kennedy
Mount Kennedy. The Canadian government has given the name of Mount Kennedy, in honor of the late president, to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1965