American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, Oregon, Mount Jefferson, East Arête
Mount Jefferson, East Arête. On August 23, 1964, Jock McPherson and I crossed the White Water Glacier to the longest continuous ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, The Yellow Corner
The Yellow Corner. This route, first climbed by Tom Fender and me in June, lies in a prominent overhanging corner ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Rattlesnake Route
Rattlesnake Route. This route climbs a face, actually an indistinct buttress, about 200 feet to the southwest of Bridalveil Fall, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Yosemite Point, East Face
Yosemite Point, East Face. Over the Memorial Day weekend, T. M. Herbert and I completed the first ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Sentinel Rock, North Face, Flying Buttress Direct.
Sentinel Rock, North Face, Flying Buttress Direct. In June Chris Fredricks and I established a new route on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, The Gold Wall
The Gold Wall. Tom Fender and I climbed a new route near the Ribbon Fall amphitheater in May. It lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Daff Dome, South Face, the Crescent Arch
Daff Dome, South Face, the Crescent Arch. This new climb was done June 2 by Layton Kor and me. The route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Utah, Climbs in Wasatch Mountains
Climbs in Wasatch Mountains. Mark McQuarrie and I made the first winter ascent of the northeast face of Mount Ogden. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Idaho, Mount Heyburn, North Face of East Peak, Sawtooth Range
Mount Heyburn, North Face of East Peak, Sawtooth Range. Probably the most accessible of all Sawtooth peaks, Mount Heyburn has, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Idaho, Iowa Mountaineers' Sawtooth Outing
Iowa Mountaineers’ Sawtooth Outing. During August the Iowa Mountaineers had their fourth outing in the Sawtooth Range. A number of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Grand Teton, West Face of the Enclosure
Grand Teton, West Face of the Enclosure. For those acquainted with the esoterica of the Grand Teton, one of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Mount Owen, Northwest Face
Mount Owen, Northwest Face. It is a characteristic of mountains and their climbers that routes are developed most extensively on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Manless Climbing
Manless Climbing. An otherwise ordinary season in the Tetons was enlivened by the success of two new manless climbs of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Mount Owen, First Winter Ascent
Mount Owen, First Winter Ascent. The astonishingly short list of successful winter climbs in the Tetons was lengthened significantly on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, Square Top, East Face
Wyoming—Wind River Range Square Top, East Face. The east face of Square Top soars some 3800 feet above the Green ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, New Climbs in Peak Lake and Upper Wells Creek Regions
New climbs in Peak Lake and Upper Wells Creek Regions. Our party of six, Walter Hermann, Richard Judy, Gerald Marsden, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Colorado, New Routes on the East Face of Longs Peak
New Routes on the East Face of Longs Peak. Wayne Goss and I made the Stripped Wall route in August. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Colorado, Steamboat Rock, Southeast Face, Dinosaur National Monument
Steamboat Rock, Southeast Face, Dinosaur National Monument. Mike Couvington, Brian Marts and I made the first ascent in September. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Green Pillar
Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Green Pillar. Brian Marts and I climbed this 1700-foot wall in September in two days. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966
North America, United States, New Hampshire, Cannon Mountain, VMC Direct
Cannon Mountain, VMC Direct. The Old Man of the Mountain’s rock profile is a familiar sight to many Americans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1966