American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Tis-sa-ack
Tis-sa-ack Royal S. Robbins THE NAME is that of an Indian lass whose tears of sorrow for her lost lover ...
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Feature Article
1970
Two New Yosemite Routes
Two New Yosemite Routes Galen Rowell The master builder chose for a tool, not the earthquake nor lightning to rend ...
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Feature Article
1970
Climbing Cracks
"… no one needs to be taught to climb; one merely needs reminding of something one knew even before going to ...
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Feature Article
1970
American Dhaulagiri Expedition—1969
American Dhaulagiri Expedition—1969 William A. Read, James D. Morrissey, and Louis F. Reichardt The ablation has been performed but not ...
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Feature Article
1970
Noshaq
Noshaq Richard Hechtel WHEN George Barnes and I boarded the plane in San Francisco, each with ice axe in hand, ...
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Feature Article
1970
The Munich Andean Expedition
The Munich Andean Expedition WOLFGANG WEINZIERL, Deutscher Alpenverein Translated by H. ADAMS CARTER AT LONG LAST! For the first time ...
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Feature Article
1970
Jirishanca's West Face
Jirishanca’s West Face RlCCARDO CASSIN, Lecco Section, Club Alpino Italiano THANKS TO the proposal of Dr. Sandro Liati, who ...
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Feature Article
1970
Cordillera Vilcanota—1969
Cordillera Vilcanota—1969 John Ricker Naming of Andean Peaks. As previously suggested many times in this journal, local names for peaks ...
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Feature Article
1970
A Bolivian Couloir and Other Climbs
A Bolivian Couloir and Other Climbs Stanley S. Shepard Of my climbs in Bolivia in 1967, 1968, and 1969, three merit an account. ...
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Feature Article
1970
Northeast Ridge of Huayna Potosí
Northeast Ridge of Huayna Potosí Roman A. Laba AS JOHN HUDSON and I began to consider leaving Patagonia, I told ...
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Feature Article
1970
Ascents in the Quimsa Cruz
Ascents in the Quimsa Cruz Evelio Echevarría AS PROMISED in the previous issue of this Journal, a survey of ...
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Feature Article
1970
Californians in Alaska
Californians in Alaska Royal S. Robbins I ADMIT TO reservations about the title of this piece. The human proclivity to ...
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Feature Article
1970
The Catacomb and East Ridges of Mount McKinley
The Catacomb and East Ridges of Mount McKinley Joseph K. Davidson AS I made new steps beside it, I noticed ...
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Feature Article
1970
August in the Arrigetch
August in the Arrigetch David S. Roberts CLIMBING ARTICLES, obviously, should not be written in the off-season. During the sedentary ...
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Feature Article
1970
Mount Kimball
Mount Kimball Grace Hoeman “KIMBALL is a tough nut to crack. One may aim the blow by studying photos and ...
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Feature Article
1970
Northeast Face of Mount Babel
Northeast Face of Mount Babel Brian Greenwood SOME YEARS ago a leading California climber stated that climbing in North America ...
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Feature Article
1970
A New Route on the North Face of Mount Temple
A New Route on the North Face of Mount Temple HENRY L. ABRONS EVER since the Sourdoughs lugged a fourteen-foot ...
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Feature Article
1970
The Not So Rotten Rockies, The Great Cambrian Cliffs of Canada
The Not So Rotten Rockies The Great Cambrian Cliffs of Canada William Lowell Putnam FOR GENERATIONS the mountaineering fraternity has ...
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Feature Article
1970
High-Altitude Research Atop Canada's Highest Peak
High-Altitude Research Atop Canada’s Highest Peak Joseph C. Labelle Assisted by Charles S. Houston, M.D. In 1967 the Arctic ...
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Feature Article
1970
The End of Mountains
The End of the Mountains Christopher A. G. Jones LIVING in a large city I accept overcrowding as part of ...
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Feature Article
1970
Mount McKinley
North America’s highest peak was climbed by a number of different expeditions. Most of them ascended the mountain via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley, Second Ascent of Western Rim of South Face
Mount McKinley, Second Ascent of Western Rim of South Face. Seiwa Asanome and Kazuo Yanamoto made this climb in only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley, Attempt of South Buttress
Mount McKinley, Attempt on South Buttress. Our expedition was made up of John Link, Filip Sokol, James Sharp, A1 Gunter, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Foraker
Mount Foraker. A Japanese expedition which climbed Mount McKinley sent two members, Gentaro Sakae and Hidenobu Tezuka, to the summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Foraker
Mount Foraker. The expedition of the Academic Research Team of Tokushima University was led by Takashi Watanabe. We made Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hunter, Attempt on South Face
Mount Hunter, Attempt on South Face. (The author of this note was a recipient of a grant from the American ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Bavarian Expedition to Brooks Range
Bavarian Expedition to Brooks Range. Reiner Neuger, E. Griessl, George Gruber, G. Mändl and W. Münster flew to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Sergeant Robinson, Chugach Range
Mount Sergeant Robinson, Chugach Range. In April, 1968 Bob Spurr and others attempted this mountain via Gravel Creek and Assassination Glacier. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Wickersham, Bard Peak and Others, Chugach Range
Mount Wickersham, Bard Peak and Others, Chugach Range. It is amazing that Mount Wickersham (7415 feet), located south of the end ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Talkeetna Mountains
Talkeetna Mountains. In March my husband Vin and I left the Glenn Highway at Mile 123 near Tahneta Lake. We motormushed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Paradise Peak, Kenai Peninsula
Paradise Peak, Kenai Peninsula. Although my husband Vin had been attracted by Paradise Peak as early as 1961, it remained virgin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, "Trident Peak," Kenai
“Trident Peak”, Kenai. After packing up Falls Creek late the previous day, Chuck McLaughlin and I made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Bonna and Tressider
Bona and Tressider. Our party included several from the Mount Logan Project: Tom Lyman, Jenny Cook, A.J. LaFleur and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Fairweather, Attempt
Mount Fairweather, Attempt. The Chukyo (another name for Nagoya) Alpine Club sent Susumu Kosaka, leader, Yoshikazu Sakai, Kunio Kanno, Shuji ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Pullen (Boundary Peak 104), Meade Glacier, British Columbia-Alaskan Frontier
Mount Pullen (Boundary Peak 104), Meade Glacier, British Columbia- Alaskan Frontier. After being landed by plane on a tributary of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Aaska, Juneau Icefield
Juneau Icefield. The Juneau Icefield Research Program carried out its 24th year of field research in alpine and arctic geology ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, Willis Wall, Winter Ascent
Mount Rainier, Willis Wall, Winter Ascent. After years of trying, the north face of Mount Rainier has finally been climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Middle Chief, Main South Peak
Middle Chief, Main South Peak. Located south of Dutch Miller Gap between Summit Chief and Little Big Chief, the true ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, The Boxtop, East Face
The Boxtop, East Face. The east face of this interesting tower in the Cashmere Crags was first climbed on July 6 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Vesper Peak, North Face
Vesper Peak, North Face. Although this face has some of the finest granite in Washington, it will never light anyone’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Witch Doctor Wall
Witch Doctor Wall. Aerial photography has illuminated the few remaining “secrets” of the North Cascades, but a newly cut logging ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Liberty Mountain, North Wall
Liberty Mountain, North Ridge. For years we had looked at this steep ridge from a distance, always fearing the horrible ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Devil's Peak, New Routes
Devil’s Peak, new routes. A popular spring climb, this peak lies at the headwaters of Coal Creek east of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Buckeye Mountain
Buckeye Mountain. This small peak lies on the south-southeast ridge from Whitehorse Mountain, about a half mile distant. Rich Carlstad ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, "The Bat," "The Coccyx," "Perdition Peak"
“The Bat”, “The Coccyx”, “Perdition Peak”. These previously unnamed and unclimbed peaks on the Newhalem-Marble Creek and McAllister-Marble Creek divides ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Ragged Ridge
Ragged Ridge. Contrary to what the Climber’s Guide might indicate, Ragged Ridge is not just a pile of loose ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Inspiration Peak, South Face
Inspiration Peak, South Face. This impressive 1000-foot face in the Southern Picket Range was climbed for the first time on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, "Little Mac Spire"
“Little Mac Spire”. On June 19, naïvely contemplating a one-day east-west traverse of all the McMillan Spires, Bill Sumner and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Powell, East Face
Mount Powell, East Face. Mount Powell (13,360 feet) raises its turret-like summit from the crest of the Sierra near Bishop. Unlike ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Castle Rock Spire, West Face
Castle Rock Spire, West Face. Fred Beckey, Mort Hempel, Ben Borson, and I feared the rugged nine-hour approach to Castle ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970