American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, University Peak, Northeast Face
University Peak, Northeast Face. The unclimbed slabs of the northeast face of bulky University Peak glistened as Joe Brown, Dan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Nameless Pyramid, East Face
Nameless Pyramid, East Face. This attractive rock formation lies just south of Kearsarge Pass and directly above Heart Lake. Almost ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Castle Rocks, North Buttress of "Amphitheatre Dome"
Castle Rocks, North Buttress of “Amphitheatre Dome.” A trip to the Castle Rocks in the western Sequoia area rewarded us ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Goldfinger
Goldfinger. This spectacularly thin 125-foot granite needle on the “Cleaver” of the Sawtooth Ridge area was first climbed by Joe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Impala
The Impala. The Impala is the sloping pyramid of about 12,100 feet just above and west of Lower Boy Scout Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Lost Arrow, Direct Route
Lost Arrow, Direct Route. On June 21, after 4½ days, Warren Harding and I completed what seemed to us an exceptionally esthetic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, El Capitan, North American Wall
El Capitan, North America Wall. On September 6 Dennis Hennek and I completed the second ascent of the North America Wall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, El Capitan, Penny-Nickel Arête
Penny-Nickel Arête. On April 7 Kep Stone and I climbed a new route on the wall to the left of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, King Tut's Tomb
King Tut’s Tomb. In May, Mike Covington and I climbed a new five- pitch route one-half mile west of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Half Dome, South Face
Half Dome, South Face. In November, Warren Harding and I made our third attempt on the unclimbed back side of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Arizona, Baboquivari Peak, East Face Direct
Baboquivari Peak, East Face Direct, Baboquivari Peak is a southern Arizona monolith that towers above the Sonoran desert floor. George ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Arizona, Vulture Peak
Vulture Peak. This dominant 600-foot pinnacle is located about ten miles southwest of Wickenburg. After a few days spent in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, New Mexico, Towers near Shiprock
Towers near Shiprock. During the spring of 1968 several of the prominent towers around the base of Shiprock were climbed for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, New Mexico, Gothic Arches Buttress, Brazos River Box Canyon
Gothic Arches Buttress, Brazos River Box Canyon. The virtually unknown box canyon of the Brazos River in northern New Mexico ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Colorado, Monitor Peak, East Face, Needle Mountains
Monitor Peak, East Face, Needle Mountains. The second ascent of this spectacular 1200-foot wall, by a more direct route which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Colorado, Longs Peak
Longs Peak, Diamond. On August 7, 1967 Rick Petillo and I started a route between the Curving Vine and Diamond 7 routes on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Mount Moran, Pika Buttress
Mount Moran, Pika Buttress. Between the northeast and north ridges of Moran are two prominent gullies separated by this buttress. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Red Sentinel, Southwest Dihedral
Red Sentinel, Southwest Dihedral. The fourth route on this slender pinnacle was climbed July 27 by Dave Ingalls, Charles Bookman, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Rolling Thunder, North Ridge
Rolling Thunder, North Ridge. This peak has a prominent northeast ridge which is commonly seen in profile when it is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Death Canyon, Chimney of Death
Death Canyon, Chimney of Death. Mike Yokell and Andy Cox on July 22 climbed this large chimney on the first major ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Watchtower, Northeast Face, Cirque of Towers
Watchtower, Northeast Face, Cirque of Towers. On June 27, Matt Hale and I made the first ascent of this fine, though ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Wind River Peak, New Route on the North Buttress
Wind River Peak, New Route on the North Buttress. Late in August, Jim Stoddard and I climbed a gully from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Pilot Knob, South Face
Pilot Knob, South Face. This rounded but steep 600-foot dome at the northwest end of Grave Lake rises at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Black Hills, Devils Tower
Devils Tower. El Matador route on the west face was first climbed in September, 1967 by Eric Bjornstad and me; it ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, United States, Wyoming, Black Hills, Devils Tower
Devils Tower. On June 7 Dave Ingalls and I climbed a new route, “Exit-Us,” on the Devils Tower. It has the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Kennedy, North Ridge
Mount Kennedy, North Ridge. A four-man group, David Seidman, Philip Koch, Todd Thompson and Joseph Faint, were landed by plane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. The Arctic Institute of North America, Kluane Station, carried on a successful research season on Mount Logan with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, King Peak Reconnaissance
King Peak Reconnaissance. The Japanese Akira Aida and Hisao Nakadai represented the Renrei Alpine Club of Tokyo and made a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Steele and Walsh
Steele and Walsh. A third Japanese party in the Yukon consisted of Masakatsu Masuda, Tetsu Nakanishi, Tohuru Sakamoto, Takuya Nakazono,...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Logan Mountains
Logan Mountains. During July and August of 1967, Lew Surdam and I climbed in the previously unvisited northwestern sector of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Logan Mountains
Logan Mountains. Ted Maden, Nona Okun and I landed at the upper end of Lonely Lake in Hole-in-the-Wall valley on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Logan Mountains
Logan Mountains. Geoff Spedding and I spent five weeks of June and July climbing in the Ragged Range of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Keele Peak, Haas Mountains
Keele Peak, Hess Mountains. This mountain is located on the Yukon- North West Territories border. George Denton and I ascended ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Hooker, Northeast Face
Mount Hooker, Northeast Face. Photographs from early expeditions along the Whirlpool River indicated not only the splendor of the Scott ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Boom Mountain, North Face
Boom Mountain, North Face. Joe Farrand and I started above the east end of Boom Lake, on easy quartzite just ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Eisenhower, Southwest Face
Mount Eisenhower, Southwest face. When the Calgary Mountain Club erected a bivouac hunt on Mount Eisenhower in 1967 I predicted that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, "Mount Perren"
“Mount Perren” Nothing like admitting to error, even if it is to your own benefit. With the happy admission that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Temple, First Winter Ascent
Mount Temple, First Winter Ascent. On January 3, 1969, Dave Haley and I climbed Mount Temple. From camp in Paradise valley below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Mount Sir Sanford, East Ridge, Selkirks
Canadian Mountain Historical Societies. Historical Societies have recently been formed in Banff and Jasper for the purpose of preserving documents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
David Seidman, 1946-1969
Mount Sir Sandford, East Ridge, Selkirks. On our 18-day trip we made the first ascent of the east ridge of ...
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In Memoriam
1969
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Gog, Northern Selkirks
Gog, Northern Selkirks. On July 26, Frank Zahan and I made a new route on Gog, starting 30 feet left of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Crescent South Face, Bugaboo Spires
Crescent South Faces, Bugaboo Spires. The first climb done on the 1968 Calgary Mountain Club camp was the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, First Ascents in the Southern Monashees
First Ascents in the Southern Monashees. The main difficulties in the Monashee Mountains are usually found below 5000 feet in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Mount Raleigh, Gilbert Region
Mount Raleigh, Gilbert Region. Icewall Lake, a small tarn lying south of the Southgate River, provided Dallas Kloke, Harry Hibler, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Homathko Snowfield Peask
Homathko Snowfield Peaks. On July 28, Lucille and Stanley Adamson, John Hall, Daniel Hinckley, Bruce Peterson and I left Campbell River, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Greenland, Nihon University Greenland Crossing Expedition and Mount Forel
Nihon University Greenland Crossing Expedition and Mount Forel. Kinju Ikeda, leader, Tsugio Satsukime, Hiroshi Sagano and Tadashi Tawata were the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Greenland, Sermilik Fjord, South Greenland
Sermilik Fjord, South Greenland. An Austrian expedition led by Ernst Herzinger visited Sermilik Fjord in southwestern Greenland. They climbed eight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
North America, Greenland, Irish Greenland Expedition
Irish Greenland Expedition. A party of seven Irish mountaineers led by Joss Lynam visited the head of Tasermuit Fjord, near ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
South America, Colombia, Pico Colón, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Pico Colón, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. After a seven-day approach march up the Donachuí valley and a bivouac, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969
South America, Colombia, Nevado del Huila, Cordillera Central
Nevado del Huila, Cordillera Central. This glacier-crowned massif of four peaks has been little known since ascents of two summits ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1969