American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Mount Huntington—West Face
Mount Huntington-West Face David S. Roberts IT was darker than dusk. The two of us stood in the gloom of ...
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Feature Article
1966
Mount Logan's Hummingbird Ridge
Mount Logan’s Hummingbird Ridge John Evans and Allen Steck Part I … Allen Steck The Catchment Basin and the Agony ...
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Feature Article
1966
Northwest Ridge of Mount St. Elias
Northwest Ridge of Mount St. Elias Boyd N. Everett, Jr. Mount St. Elias, the first major peak in Alaska or ...
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Feature Article
1966
Ascents in the Cathedral Spires, Alaska
Ascents in the Cathedral Spires, Alaska Alvin DeMaria and Peter Geiser It sometimes happens in life that a practical joke ...
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Feature Article
1966
Northwest Ridge of North Twin
In one of the more remote valleys of that sub-arctic rain forest called the Canadian Rockies, there is a mountain ...
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Feature Article
1966
Logan Mountains, 1965
Logan Mountains, 1965 William J. Buckingham In 1960, from the summits near Glacier (Brintnell) Lake1, as we gazed out across the myriad ...
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Feature Article
1966
First Traverse of the Howser Spires, Bugaboos
First Traverse of the Howser Spires, Bugaboos Douglas R. Tompkins The two exceptional companions whom Yvon Chouinard and I had ...
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Feature Article
1966
The East Face of Mount Chephren
The East Face of Mount Chephren Arthur Gran We were three climbers, who had come from Alaska and New York ...
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Feature Article
1966
Muir Wall—El Capitan
Muir Wall—El Capitan Yvon Chouinard Just beyond this glorious flood the El Capitan Rock, regarded by many as the ...
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Feature Article
1966
A Desert Challenge—Shiprock
Of the many formations that punctuate the American desert, none commands more attention than Shiprock, called "Tsabehtai” by the Navajos. ...
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Feature Article
1966
Yahuarraju and Rurec, Cordillera Blanca
Yahuarraju and Rurec, Cordillera Blanca H. Adams Carter Our expedition was not so much distinguished for the technical brilliance of ...
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Feature Article
1966
Quechua Names in the Northern Peruvian Andes and Their Meanings
Quechua Names in the Northern Peruvian Andes and Their Meanings César Morales Arnao,1 Club Andino Peruano Translated by H. ...
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Feature Article
1966
FitzRoy by the Supercouloir
FitzRoy by the Supercouloir José Luis Fonrouge and Carlos E. Comesaña, Centro Andino Buenos Aires Translated by H. Adams ...
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Feature Article
1966
Petit Dru, West Face Direttissima
Petit Dru, West Face Direttissima John Harlin* I started mixed climbing of an Alpine standard at an early age and ...
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Feature Article
1966
The Second Ascent of Nanda Devi
The Second Ascent of Nanda Devi Nawang Gombu, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute Ours was the third Indian attempt on Nanda Devi.* ...
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Feature Article
1966
First Ascent of Mount Kennedy and Second Ascent of Mount Hubbard
First Ascent of Mount Kennedy and Second Ascent of Mount Hubbard An Extended Note by Bradford Washburn In January 1965 the ...
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Feature Article
1966
The Western Chugach Range, Alaska
The Western Chugach Range, Alaska J. Vincent Hoeman The eastern boundary of the Chugach Range has not yet been properly ...
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Feature Article
1966
Alpine Ascents in the American Press, 1785-1897
Alpine Ascents in the American Press, 1785-1897 J. Monroe Thorington Alpine historians have taken little note of the fact that, ...
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Feature Article
1966
Roger Sherman Whitney, 1905-1965
ROGER SHERMAN WHITNEY 1905-1965 Roger Sherman Whitney, born at Wainscott, Long Island on June 19, 1905, lost his life along with Thomas ...
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In Memoriam
1966
Lionel Terray, 1921-1965
LIONEL TERRAY 1921-1965 Most of his public life is so well known through his book "The Conquerors of the Useless” ...
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In Memoriam
1966
Joel Ellis Fisher, 1891-1966
JOEL ELLIS FISHER 1891-1966 American mountaineering lost its most youthful member when Ellis Fisher died on January 6 with his boots ...
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In Memoriam
1966
Reynold E. Isto, 1914-1965
REYNOLD E. ISTO 1914-1965 Reynold E. "Pete” Isto died after a fall on South Maroon Peak near Aspen, Colorado on ...
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In Memoriam
1966
Joseph R. Leuthold, 1906-1965
JOSEPH R. LEUTHOLD 1906-1965 The Club notes with regret the passing on December 12th, 1965, of Joe Leuthold, a leader in ...
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In Memoriam
1966
Duncan A. MacInnes, 1885-1965
DUNCAN A. MacINNES 1885-1965 Dr. Duncan A. MacInnes, a member since 1940, died Sept. 23, 1965 at the age of 80. A member Emeritus ...
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In Memoriam
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, All Japan Mount McKinley Expedition
All Japan Mount McKinley Expedition. Our landing point was at 7500 feet on the southeast fork of the Kahiltna Glacier. Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Boston Brooks-Traleika Expedition
Boston Brooks-Traleika Expedition, Alaska Range. Having selected such a grandiose name, our group consisting of William Bousman, Earl Hamilton, William ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Range
Wrangell Range. On July 7, Alex Bittenbinder, Don Stockard, Ray Wagner, and I left the new McCarthy airstrip to walk up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, Attempt on Mount St. Elias
Attempt on Mount St. Elias. Our plans for climbing Mount St. Elias went all right up to a certain point, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Case, Glacier Bay National Monument
Mount Case, Glacier Bay National Monument. Peter H. Robinson and I ascended this graceful peak in July via the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Barnard, Glacier Bay
Mount Barnard, Glacier Bay. The first ascent of Mount Barnard (8214 feet), US-Canada Boundary Peak No. 160, was made on August 24 from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, A Field Institute in the Mountain and Expeditionary Sciences, Juneau Icefield
A Field Institute in the Mountain and Expeditionary Sciences, ]uneau Icefield. A permanent field facility to provide an academic and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Alaska, Burkett, Kates Needle and Other Ascents, Stikine Icefield
Burkett, Kates Needle and Other Ascents, Stikine Icefield. The Scottish- Canadian Coast Range Expedition finally consisted of Norman Harthill, John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, Southwest Chute
Mount Adams, Southwest Chute. On the southwest side of Mount Adams, between the Avalanche Glacier and the regular south-side climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, Lava Glacier Headwall
Mount Adams, Lava Glacier Headwall. During mid-September Half Zantop and I decided to take another look at the Lava Glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, Pinnacle Glacier Headwall
Mount Adams, Pinnacle Glacier Headwall. On June 26 Gary Faulkes and I packed into Killen Creek Meadow on the west side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, Sunset Ampitheatre Headwall
Mount Rainier, Sunset Amphitheatre Headwall. This highly impressive headwall of Rainier’s Sunset Amphitheatre on the mountain’s west side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Stuart, Direct West Wall
Mount Stuart, Direct West Wall. We had often admired and looked at the prominent unclimbed triangular west wall, far below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Index, South Norwegian Buttress
Mount Index, South Norwegian Buttress. Mount Index is an impressive three-summited rock peak in Washington’s west central Cascades. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Winter Ascents
Winter Ascents. The first winter ascents of Monte Cristo Peak and Mount Silver Star were made in March by Mike ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Columbia Peak, South Ridge
Columbia Peak, South Ridge. This often-climbed peak in the famous Monte Cristo area has a spectacular mile-long, steep-walled South Ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Sloan Peak, East Face
Sloan Peak, East Face. Jerry Fuller and I made the first climb of the east face, using a route near ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Snow Creek Wall, New Routes
Snow Creek Wall, New Routes. Between the Grand Arch and Easter Tower lies a four-pitch mixed aid and free climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Tumwater Canyon, Wall Street Route on Noontime Rock
Tumwater Canyon, Wall Street Route on Noontime Rock. This direct route is probably the steepest-angle, and most strenuous climb in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Liberty Bell Mountain, East Face
Liberty Bell Mountain, East Face. This 1200-foot face, perhaps the longest in the Silver Star area, was climbed in three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Early Winter Spires
Early Winter Spires. A new route was established in August of 1964 on the South Spire westside by Larry Scott and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Cutthroat Peak, South Face of the South Buttress
Cutthroat Peak, South Face of the South Buttress. Our route starting at the large obvious chimney above and left of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Half Moon Peak, West Face
Half Moon Peak, West Face. One of the last unclimbed faces in the Washington Pass area, the slabby west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Three Fingers Mountain, West Ridge of North Peak
Three Fingers Mountain, West Ridge of North Peak. This enchanting mountain on the skyline east of Everett is always carefully ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, McMillan Spire, North Face
McMillan Spire, North Face. This much talked-about face was finally-climbed on July 16 by Jerry Fuller and me on a three-day ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Lake Ann Buttress
Lake Ann Buttress. One of the principal points of Shuksan Arm running between Austin Pass and Mount Shuksan, is the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966