American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Shadow Peak, North Face, Western Section
Shadow Peak, North Face, Western Section. This route, climbed on July 12 by Ted Wilson and Rick Reese, diagonals across the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Nez Perce, South Ridge, Variation
Nez Perce, South Ridge, variation. The south ridge route (1954) had the defect of bypassing on the right (east) the steepest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Teewinot Mountain, Northwest Ridge, Variation
Teewinot Mountain, Northwest Ridge, variation. On July 29, John Whitesel and Leigh Ortenburger, on the second ascent of the northwest ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Crooked Thumb, North Face
Crooked Thumb, North Face. This long and impressive face (V, F9, A3) was climbed during August 11-13, 1966, by Peter Cleveland ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Wyoming, Other Ranges, "Continental Tower," Wind River Range
“Continental Tower” Wind River Range. While hiking from Little Sandy Lake to the western shoulder of Wind River Peak near ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
Little Sandy Buttress
 Even from the highway skirting the Wind River Range on the south the profile of a sharp buttress stands ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Wyoming, Other Ranges, The Brown Cliffs, Wind River Range
The Brown Cliffs, Wind River Range. A new approach to this relatively unknown climbing area was proved feasible the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
The Innominate, Northeast Face
Doug Leen, Roger Johnson and I camped in Penrose Canyon, as advised in Bonney’s guide, and then set out ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Utah, The Pulpit, Zion National Park
The Pulpit, Zion National Park. Standing alone just across the Virgin River a few hundred feet from the end of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Utah, King-on-a-Throne, Monument Valley
King-on-a-Throne, Monument Valley. A perpendicular, forked-summit tower, standing about 400 feet above the desert floor, had long intrigued me. A roadside ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, Arizona, Middle Sister, Monument Valley
Middle Sister, Monument Valley. The Three Sisters are among the most noted sandstone formations in Monument Valley. The two outer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, New Mexico, Brazos Cliffs, White Couloir Route
Brazos Cliffs, White Couloir Route. This spectacular quartzite face rises some 2000 feet above the Brazos River in northern New Mexico. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, United States, New Hampshire, Cathedral Ledge, North Conway, Pendulum Route
Cathedral Ledge, North Conway, Pendulum Route. Paul Doyle and I made the first ascent of this route on September 2. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Attempt on a North Ridge of Mount Logan
Attempt on a North Ridge of Mount Logan. We were a party of five: Vince Bauer, Peter Thompson, Alice Purdy, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. This year the Arctic Institute initiated a program of high-altitude physiology as a part of its work to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, King Peak, Correction
King Peak, Correction. On page 264 of A.A.J., 1967, it should have been noted that the “first ascent by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Second Ascent of Lucania and Third of Steele
Second Ascent of Lucania and Third of Steele. On June 19 Gerry Roach, Mike Humphreys, Gary Lukis and I assembled on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Lucania, Steele, Slaggard, Macauly
Lucania, Steele, Sluggard, Macauly.* On June 16, Robbie Babb, Bob and Richie Kyrlach and I, all from Albuquerque, were flown by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Centennial Range Peaks Climbed by Yukon Alpine Centennial Expedition
Centennial Range Peaks Climbed by Yukon Alpine Centennial Expedition. The climb of Mount Vancouver is covered in a separate article ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Steele, Wood and Walsh and Other Climbs Made from the General Camp of the Yukon Alpine Centennial Expedition
Mounts Steele, Wood and Walsh and Other Climbs Made from the General Camp of the Yukon Alpine Centennial Expedition. Of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Cape Dyer, Baffin Island
Cape Dyer, Baffin Island. Our expedition was organized primarily for exploratory mountaineering in the Arctic, combined with glaciology and photography. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Wilson, Southwest Face
Mount Wilson, Southwest Face. Gray Thompson and I spent a late August evening and all the ensuing day climbing a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Dungeon Peak, East Face
Dungeon Peak, East Face. Of the three principal Ramparts of Tonquin Valley, Oubliette, Dungeon and Redoubt, the face of the ...
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1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Geikie, West Ridge
Geikie, West Ridge. In early August A1 DeMaria, John Hudson and I went to the Ramparts to try the first ...
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1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Robson
Mount Robson. Ted Davis and I did what we believe is a first ascent variation of the Emperor Ridge by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Peaks above Maligne Lake
Peaks above Maligne Lake. Sixty-two members of the Iowa Mountaineers attended a summer camp in the Maligne Lake area. Base ...
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1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Snowdome, Northeast Buttress
Snowdome, Northeast Buttress. On August 18 and 19 Don Vockeroth and I made the first ascent of this buttress, which is the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, "Thorington's Tower"
“Thorington’s Tower.” The peak given this unofficial name in the Climbers Guide to the Canadian Rockies was climbed by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mounts "Petrie," "Plaskett," and Walrus
Mounts “Petrie,” “Plaskett,” and Walrus. From a base camp on the shore of Dimsdale Lake near Gray Pass in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Eisenhower, Southeast Tower, West Face Direct
Mount Eisenhower, Southeast Tower, West Face Direct. A new route on the west face of Castle Tower (the southeast tower ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Bivouac Hut, Mount Eisenhower
Bivouac Hut, Mount Eisenhower. As a Centennial project, the Calgary Mountain Club helilifted a prefabricated bivouac hut on to the “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Peaks above Cline Valley
Peaks above Cline Valley. Joseph C. LaBelle, Jr., Earl J. McWhorter, Thomas R. Stengle, Guy P. Perry, my husband Howard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Selkirks, Quadrant, West Face, Gothics Group
Quadrant, West Face, Gothics Group. Rob Wallace and I put a new route up the west face of Quadrant in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Selkirks, Austerity, East Face
Austerity, East Face. An Appalachian Mountain Club party of Ed Nester, Ken Andrasko, Reed Markley and I in late July ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Selkirks, The Rampart, East Face
The Rampart, East Face. Real-life rotten-rock nightmares on Rocky Mountain faces chased Earle Whipple and me to Glacier, British Columbia. ...
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1968
North America, Canada, Selkirks, Spyglass Group, Lardeau Range
Spyglass Group, Lardeau Range. Two outlying peaks of the Spyglass group were climbed by William C. Fix and Terry Beck ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, Snowpatch Spire, Direct West Face
Snowpatch Spire, Direct West Face. Early in August, Fred Beckey and I turned our attention to the very wide west ...
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1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, North Howser Tower, Direct West Face
North Howser Tower, Direct West Face. At four A.M. on August 5 Gay Campbell, Bill Knowler and I set off ...
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1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, Northpost Spire, Bugaboos, North Face
North post Spire, Bugaboos, North Face. From a camp on the west side of the Vowell Glacier, Jim Alt, Volker ...
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1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, Wallace Peak, Vowell Group, South Ridge
Wallace Peak, Vowell Group, South Ridge. From a camp on the east side of the Vowell group, Jim Alt, Volker ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, Eastpost Spire, New South Face Route
Eastpost Spire, New South Face Route. On July 29 Gay Campbell, Phil Nelson, Pete Zvengrowski and I climbed this route with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, Climbs in Bill's Pass Area
Climbs in Bill’s Pass Area. There are a number of prominent pinnacles on the ridges southwest of Bill’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, Mount Stone, Conrad Group
Mount Stone, Conrad Group. This attractive 9990-foot snow peak southwest of Mount Conrad, previously unclimbed, was the goal of our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Purcell Range, Unnamed Peaks, Western Truce Group
Unnamed Peaks, Western Truce Group. Lured by unclimbed peaks in the western Truce Group, Gretchen Schoenbohm and I joined Bruce ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Monashee Range, Peaks Southwest of Mount Hallam
Peaks Southwest of Mount Hallam. From August 3 to 23 A.C. Fabergé, Talbot Bielefeldt and I revisited the extensively glaciated area ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Ranges, Lillooet Icecap Area
Lillooet Icecap Area. For Centennial Year the British Columbia Mountaineering Club decided on a ski-mountaineering expedition. On April 29 seven members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Ranges, Niut Range
Niut Range. A party of seven members of the British Columbia Mountaineering Club visited the Niut Range, located east of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Ranges, Coast Ranges
Coast Ranges. In the summer of 1967, two projects of the Geological Survey of Canada did initial mapping of the Coast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Ranges, Squamish Squaw, Right Wing Route
Squamish Squaw, Right Wing Route. On June 24 and 25 Scott Davis, Al Givler and I made the first ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Ranges, Squamish Chief, Zodiac Wall
Squamish Chief, Zodiac Wall. On the shadowed northern sections of the Chief, one great wall dominates; for 1400 vertical feet Zodiac ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1968