American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Cashan Oeste
Cashan Oeste Jack Miller and H. Adams Carter Carter introduces the expedition: Life. is full of surprises. Several years ago, ...
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Feature Article
1968
Mount McKinley's South Face—1967
Mount McKinley’s South Face-1967 Del Langbauer and Roman Laba Langbauer introduces the expedition: The story of McKinley’s South ...
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Feature Article
1968
The Winter 1967 Mount McKinley Expedition
The Winter 1967 Mount McKinley Expedition Gregg Blomberg IT was still a dream. The roar of the plane winging its way ...
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Feature Article
1968
First Ascents in the Revelation Mountains
First Ascents in the Revelation Mountains David S. Roberts On September 23, 1966, Rick Millikan and Art Davidson made the first ascent ...
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Feature Article
1968
The Centennial Climb on Mount Vancouver
The Centennial Climb on Mount Vancouver J. Vincent Hoeman In 1874 W. H. Dali and Marcus Baker of the U. S. ...
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Feature Article
1968
Twaharpies—American-Japanese Joint Expedition
Twaharpies—American-Japanese Joint Expedition Alvin E. and Frances Randall For each of us, the American-Japanese Joint Expedition became a reality ...
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Feature Article
1968
A Logan Traverse
A Logan Traverse William D. Harrison, unaffiliated Mount Logan has been climbed about a dozen times since its discovery in 1890. ...
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Feature Article
1968
The Catenary Ridge of Logan
The Catenary Ridge of Logan Donald Schmechel and James Given, Yale Mountaineering Club OF THE big Alaskan and Yukon peaks, ...
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Feature Article
1968
Candian Rockies North Faces
Canadian Rockies North Faces Assiniboine and Edith Cavell Christopher A. G. Jones The mystery of life is not a problem ...
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Feature Article
1968
The North Face of Mount Geikie
The North Face of Mount Geikie John R. Hudson "I am sure you have given me all the heaviest stuff," ...
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Feature Article
1968
Challenges in Alaska and the Yukon, 1968
Challenges in Alaska and the Yukon, 1968 Bradford Washburn DURING the last few years Boston’s Museum of Science has been ...
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Feature Article
1968
The North Face of Bear Mountain
IN the northern Cascades destiny gave a peak of no special significance a precipice that in recent years has almost ...
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Feature Article
1968
The West Face—El Capitan
The West Face-EI Capitan Royal Robbins THE west face is the plain Jane sister of the Salathé Wall of El ...
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Feature Article
1968
Grand Sentinel
Grand Sentinel Royal Robbins She’s got everything she needs; She’s an artist, she don’t look back. —Bob ...
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Feature Article
1968
Northwest Face of the Great White Throne
Northwest Face of the Great White Throne Patrik R. Callis ONE hundred eighty million years ago or so, the area ...
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Feature Article
1968
The 1923 Climb of the Grand Teton
The 1923 Climb of the Grand Teton As told to Orrin H. Bonney by David DeLap* In my researches on the ...
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Feature Article
1968
The North Face Direct of Sondre Trolltind
The North Face Direct of Sondre Trolltind John Amatt, Alpine Climbing Group After our ascent of the Trolltind Wall in 1965,* ...
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Feature Article
1968
The Lamya Valley to the Mountains of the Moon
The Lamya Valley to the Mountains of the Moon Alex Bertulis Despite threats from rebel tribesmen to impale porters hiring ...
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Feature Article
1968
The World's Great Mountains: Not the Height You Think
The World’s Great Mountains: Not the Height You Think Terris Moore It has been little noted, except perhaps by ...
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Feature Article
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley
A Note of Gratitude, The American Alpine Club is very grateful to all those who have contributed information, especially to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley Tragedy and Resulting Expedition
Mount McKinley Tragedy and Resulting Expedition. Two expeditions, the Colorado Mount McKinley and the Wilcox McKinley expeditions, joined to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley, South Face, Second Ascent of Cassin Route
Mount McKinley, South Face, Second Ascent of Cassin Route. Kosaku Keira, Akio Kawagoe, Masahiro Shukuin, Yoshitaka Akimoto, Koichi Hirakawa, Tsukasa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9290, Kahiltna Glacier
P 9290, Kahiltna Glacier. On July 14 Ernst Bauer, Dennis Burge and Carl Heller climbed P 9290 by its southeast ridge. This peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, West Kahiltna Peak
West Kahiltna Peak. On May 8, after having climbed McKinley by its West Buttress, the five members in our party—Kurt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9625, Alaska Range
P 9623, Alaska Range. Steve Anderson, John Pinamont, Barb and Gerry Roach and I, from Boulder, Colorado, packed over Oaster Pass, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Deborah, Attempt on East Buttress
Mount Deborah, Attempt on East Buttress. (This extraordinarily difficult climb was also attempted in 1964 by a group from the Harvard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hess
Mount Hess. The Tokyo University Alaska Expedition consisted of Junji Nakamura, leader, Yoshiharu Mikami, Seiji Okai, Naoyuki Morita, Tadao Inagaki, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Gerdine
Mount Gerdine. Shinji Kaneko, leader, Seiji Hirokawa, Keichiro Noda, Minoru Tanaka, Tomayasu Yagai and Tatsuo Yoshizawa of Tokyo Electrical Engineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, P 8849, Talkeetna Mountains
P 8849, Talkeetna Mountains. On May 2 Chuck McLaughlin and I found ourselves on an unnamed glacier northwest of P 8849, the highest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Talkeetna Range
Talkeetna Range. On October 1 my wife Grace and I made the first ascent of “Hoary Peak” (6057 feet), an important landmark ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Northwest Chugach
Northwest Chugach. The northwest Chugach is separated from the main range by an 8950-foot untraversed pass between the Marcus Baker ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, "Ice Cream Cone Mountain," Chugach Range
“Ice Cream Cone Mountain” Chugach Range. After a hair-raising crossing of the murky, rushing Matanuska River in a delapidated rowboat, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Gannett, Chugach Range
Mount Gannett, Chugach Range. At first light on March 18 on a completely clear day Gary Hansen, Bill Long, Frank Nosek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, P 6410, Chugach Range
P 6410, Chugach Range. Karen Courtright and I finally got through irresistible blueberries up the south fork of Eagle River to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Climbs in the Wrangell Range
Climbs in the Wrangell Range. On July 8 a six-man expedition under the leadership of Ed Lane and further consisting of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Attempt on Mount Blackburn, Ascent of Atna Peak
Attempt on Mount Blackburn. Ascent of Atna Peak. The Toyo University Expedition from Tokyo was led by Hiroichi Yamazaki and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Attempt on Mount Blackburn, Wrangell Range
Attempt on Mount Blackburn, Wrangell Range. On June 24 Jack Wilson flew Don Houseley, Jim Scott and me from Chitina and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, Boundary Peaks, Denver and Meade Glaciers, Southeast of Skagway
Boundary Peaks, Denver and Meade Glaciers, Southeast of Skagway. Twenty straight days of misery were spent by our party on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Alaska, South Peak of Mount Ogilvie, Northern Boundary Ranges
South Peak of Mount Ogilvie, Northern Boundary Ranges. On August 29 Alf Pinchak and I made the first ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, Misqually Cleaver
Mount Rainier, Nisqually Cleaver. On June 19, Fred Dunham and I climbed the ridge separating the Nisqually Icefall and the Nisqually ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Stuart, South Ridge and Headwall
Mount Stuart, South Ridge and Headwall. On May 30, 1966, camp was made on the large alluvial fan in the Ingalls Creek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Finger of Fate, South Face
Finger of Fate, South Face. In mid-October 1966, Fred Dunham, Dave Mahre, Tom Hargis and I climbed the 700-foot south face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Symposium Rock, New Practice Area
Symposium Rock, New Practice Area. This newly “discovered” granite buttress rivals the Castle Rock of Tumwater Canyon near Leavenworth. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Peshastin Pinnacles, Butterbrickle Route on Martian Tower
Peshastin Pinnacles, Butterbrickle Route on Martian Tower. The south chimney was climbed in April by J. Brottem and me. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Rattlesnake Rock, New Routes in Tumwater Canyon
Rattlesnake Rock, New Routes in Tumwater Canyon. On January 7, Dave Beckstead and I completed the Wild Flower Route previously started ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Castle Rock, North Ridge
Castle Rock, North Ridge. This new direct class 5.5 route in the Tumwater Canyon practice area was done in September by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Index Town Wall, Waterway Left Route
Index Town Wall, Waterway Left Route. On July 18, Les Davenport and I completed a route about midway between Beckey’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Maude, North Face
Mount Maude, North Face. Mount Maude’s ice-clad north face is belted by an impressive hanging glacier. The most outstanding ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Liberty Bell, Northeast Face
Liberty Bell, Northeast Face. In June of 1966 the Barber Pole Route was climbed by Sandy Bill, Frank Tarver, and Cindy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Liberty Bell, West Face via Serpentine Crack
Liberty Bell, West Face via Serpentine Crack. About 300 feet south of the original west-face route on Liberty Bell there exists ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968