American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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293 Records

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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
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Liberty Bell, Direct East Face
Liberty Bell, Direct East Face. The first ascent of this marvelous granite face was made in July 1965 (NCCS V, F7, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, The Minutemans, Liberty Bell Massif
The Minuteman, Liberty Bell Massif. On July 30, Bill Lingley and I ascended the Minuteman, which lies just south of Liberty ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Kyes Peak, Northeast Ridge
Kyes Peak, Northeast Ridge. An extended logging road on the north fork of the Sauk River makes this new route, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Sloan Peak, East Face
Sloan Peak, East Face. Although only 600 feet high, the overall shear- ness of the east wall of this popular peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, White Chuck Mountain, South Face
White Chuck Mountain, South Face. On August 31, Ted Carpenter, Mike Heath, and I made the first ascent of the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Gunsight Peak (Blue Mountain), New Routes on the North and Center Peaks
Gunsight Peak (Blue Mountain), New Routes on the North and Center Peaks. A six-day trip into the Glacier Peak Wilderness ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Spire Point, South Face
Spire Point, South Face. On September 14, Paul Karkiainen and I made the first ascent of the south face of 8220-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Sharkfin Tower, Northwest Face
Sharkfn Tower, Northwest Face. On July 1, Dan Raish, Woody Savage and I made the first recorded ascent on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Twin Sisters, Northwest Face of South Twin
Twin Sisters, Northwest Face of South Twin. On June 13, Reed Tindall and I completed a new route on the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Mount Spickard (formerly Glacier Peak II), North Face
Mount Spickard (formerly Glacier Peak 11), North Face. Early in July, Victor Lapatinskas and I paddled across Ross Lake and hiked ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Olympic Mountains, Mount Cruiser, Southeast Face
Mount Cruiser, Southeast Face. On August 27 Paul Karkiainen and I climbed the southeast face of Mount Cruiser direct from its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Washington—Olympic Mountains, Mount Jupiter Cliffs
Mount Jupiter Cliffs. Daylight was just breaking in the east on July 19 when Gary Tate and I left the car ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, California, Boulder Gorge, Yosemite
Boulder Gorge, Yosemite. September 28, 1966 was supposed to be a rest day. I had just returned from a Yosemite beat-out and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
Manure Pile Buttress: Nutcracker
Two years ago Yvon Chouinard discovered the remarkable potential of a 600-foot rock sitting modestly between El Capitan and the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, California, Washington Column, East Face
Washington Column, East Face. The east face of Washington Column was climbed by Layton Kor, Jim Madsen and Kim Schmitz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, California, High Cathedral Rock, East Face
Higher Cathedral Rock, East Face. In June, Chris Fredericks and Jim Bridwell made the first ascent of the east face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, California, Washington Column, South Face
Washington Column, South Face. The first ascent of the south face of Washington Column was made in October by Jim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, California, Castle Rock Spire
Castle Rock Spire. In September TM Herbert and Tom Frost did a new route on the face of Castle Rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, California, New Routes on Daff and Fairview Domes, Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite
New Routes on Daff and Fairview Domes, Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite. On July 2 Bob Kamps and I climbed a new route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, California, Mount Morrison, North Face, High Sierra
Mount Morrison, North Face, High Sierra. Mount Morrison, visible from Convict Lake and Highway 395, has presented its spectacular and unclimbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968