American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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253 Records

Title Publication Year
Asia, U.S.S.R., Pik Stalin, East Face, Pamirs
Pik Stalin, East Face, Pamirs. A group of 42 foreigners and 50 climbers from all parts of the U.S.S.R. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
Asia, U.S.S.R., Pamirs
Pamirs, 1968. There was a great deal of climbing that went on in the U.S.S.R. in 1968. Most remarkable ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
Europe, Switzerland, Eiger, North Face, Japanese Summer Direttissima
Eiger, North Face, Japanese Summer Direttissima. Five Japanese men, Takio and Yasuo Kato, Satoru Nigishi, Amano Hirofumi and Susumu Kubo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
Europe, France, Eassemblement International d'Alpinistes, Chamonix, July 7
Rassemblement International d’Alpinistes, Chamonix, July 7 to 26. Every two years the Fédération Française de la Montagne invites ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
Antartica, Royal Society Range
Royal Society Range. The peak at 78° 50' S and 163° W terminates a ridge running east and west. From a camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. Section members were active in meetings held by the National Park Service prior to the ...
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Club Activities
1970
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. This section, composed of members in the six mountain states, now numbers more than 100. ...
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Club Activities
1970
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. Membership in this section is now 94. The gain of 12 since the last report is ...
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Club Activities
1970
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. One of the highlights of this year’s activities was the ascent of the West Buttress of ...
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Club Activities
1970
British Columbia Mountaineering Club
British Columbia Mountaineering club. The club experienced another active year of climbing and exploration in 1969, with members reporting about 30 new ...
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Club Activities
1970
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. During the summer the club conducted its 14th western outing, with Jack Weisman as chairman, in the ...
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Club Activities
1970
The Colorado Mountain Club
The Colorado Mountain Club. The outstanding feature of recent years has been the steady, rapid increase in club membership, which ...
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Club Activities
1970
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. While the DMC sponsored no major expedition during the summer, it was nevertheless well represented by members ...
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Club Activities
1970
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Last summer HMC members climbed at home and abroad. At least six of us were in Yosemite ...
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Club Activities
1970
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club’s 30th anniversary year was a very active one. The annual banquet in April attracted 158 members ...
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Club Activities
1970
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The year 1969 was the year that The Mazamas of Portland, Oregon, took a nostalgic backward look to July 19, 1894, ...
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Club Activities
1970
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. Most of the formal climbing activity in The Mountaineers is centered on the climbing courses that the club ...
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Club Activities
1970
Potomac Applachian Trail Club
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club. The Mountaineering Section had one of its most active seasons in 1969. We had scheduled climbing trips ...
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Club Activities
1970
Simian Climbing Club
Simian Climbing Club. In the fall the Simians conducted their usual instruction trips to the local cliffs at Portland Arch, ...
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Club Activities
1970
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. The club continues to emphasize technical rock climbing through weekly local practice climbs. On these climbs beginners ...
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Club Activities
1970
University of Wyoming Outing Club
University of Wyoming Outing Club. The excellent guidance of Tom Christensen and Gary Poush during 1969 provided the club with an ...
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Club Activities
1970
Minus 148°: The Winter Ascent of Mt. McKinley
Minus 148°: The Winter Ascent of Mt. McKinley, by Art Davidson. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1969. 218 pages, 32 photographs. Price: $5.95. ...
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Book Reviews
1970
That Untravelled World, An Autobiography
That Untravelled World, An Autobiography, by Eric Shipton. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1969. 286 pages, 16 plates of photographs, line illustrations by Biro, 6 ...
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Book Reviews
1970
Challenge of the North Cascades
Challenge of the North Cascades, by Fred Beckey. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1969. 280 pages, including 22 pages Appendix; 47 photos; 13 maps. Price $7.95. For years ...
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Book Reviews
1970
Introduction to Rock and Mountain Climbing
Introduction to Rock and Mountain Climbing by Ruth and John Mendenhall; illustrated by Vivian Mendenhall. Harrisburg, Pa.: Stackpole Books, 1969, 192 pages. $5.95. ...
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Book Reviews
1970
Oliver Perry-Smith, 1884-1969
OLIVER PERRY-SMITH 1884-1969 Our Honorary Member, Oliver Perry-Smith, died quickly and peacefully at his son’s home in Denver, Colorado ...
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In Memoriam
1970
John R. Hudson, 1946-1969
JOHN R. HUDSON 1946-1969 I first got to know Hudson driving across the country in June, 1966. He had hitchhiked to ...
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In Memoriam
1970
Oscar R. Houston, 1883-1969
OSCAR R. HOUSTON 1883-1969 On December 19, 1970, The American Alpine Club lost one of its older and most distinguished members with ...
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In Memoriam
1970
Gareth H. Hemming, 1934-1969
GARETH H. HEMMING 1934-1969 Gary Hemming’s death has ended the career of a climber widely believed in Europe to ...
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In Memoriam
1970
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Twenty-Third Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club
This is the twenty-third report of the Safety Committee and the tenth in conjunction with the Alpine Club of Canada. ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1970
British Columbia, Garibaldi Park, Wedge Mountain
British Columbia, Garibaldi Park, Wedge Mountain. On 28 December Nona Rowat (28), and three companions completed a ski-mountain tour in Garibaldi Park. ...
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Accident Reports
1970
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington. On 27 January Robert Ellenberg (19), C. Neale Yoder (25), and Scott Stevens (19), apparently were descending Huntington Ravine between ...
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Accident Reports
1970
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington. On 8 February Henry Townsend (52), Deidre Byers (21), and Robert Hall (22), were descending the Escape Hatch on South ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Colorado, The Dome, Near Boulder
Colorado, The Dome, Near Boulder. On 12 May Skip Bailey (22), and Michael Mertaugh (23), began a day of climbing with the expectation ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Colorado, Front Range, Indian Peaks, Niwot Ridge
Colorado, Front Range, Indian Peaks, Niwot Ridge. On 26 January Darvel T. Lloyd (26), and his brother Darryl were returning to a ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Colorado, Parnassus Peak
Colorado, Parnassus Peak. On 7 September a group from the Colorado Mountain Club was ascending Parnassus Peak, an above timberline climb. ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Wyoming, G.T.N.P., near Amphitheatre Lake
Wyoming G.T.N.P., near Amphitheatre Lake. On 13 July David Vetterlein (18), and Charles Sinclair (30), were glissading down a couloir ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Wyoming, G.T.N.P., Blacktail Butte
Wyoming, G.T.N.P., Blacktail Butte. On 28 August William Clark (19), was belaying Douglas Boggie (27), both relatively inexperienced, while Boggie ...
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Accident Reports
1970
California, Yosemite National Park, El Capitan
California, Yosemite National Park, El Capitan. On 30 May James McCarthy (35), Doug Tompkins, and Sandy Bill started the Nose of El ...
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Accident Reports
1970
California, Yosemite National Park, North Face of Rostrum
California, Yosemite National Park, North Face of Rostrum. On 13 September Tim Auger (23), and Neil Bennett (21), were climbing Rostrum. From a ...
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Accident Reports
1970
California, Sierra Nevada, North Face University Peak
California, Sierra Nevada, North Face University Peak. On 15 August at about 6:00 p.m. while descending the North Face from a ...
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Accident Reports
1970
California, Mt. Whitney Area
California, Mt. Whitney area. On 29 May Jeff Genest and Larry Hamilton (20), started from Whitney Portals (8,360 feet) at 0600 with the intention ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Utah, Wasatch Range, Mt. Timpanogos
Utah, Wasatch Range, Mt. Timpanogos. On 16 June Richard Smith (16), left around mid-morning to climb some of the couloirs of snow ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Washington, Mt. Shuksan
Washington, Mt. Shuksan. On 19 August James Sinclair (30), and Heather McPherson (26), were ascending the summit pyramid by the usual route. At ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Washington, Mt. Baker
Washington, Mt. Baker. On 25 May John Dallmeyer (27), Mario Strim (30), Margaret Secrett (28), and Judy Small (26), had been siding on Mt. Baker ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Washington, Mt. Rainier
Washington, Mt. Rainier. On 15 June Gary Fredrickson (27), George T. Dockery (37), Peter T. Sandstedt (21), Carl Moore (34), and Glen Fredrickson (20), were climbing ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Washington, Mt. Rainier
Washington, Mt. Rainier. On 13 July Chris Marshall (16), David Stevens (28), and Mark Kupperberg (25), were descending Winthrop Glacier after a successful ascent. ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. A party of six was attempting the West Buttress route and were at the 17,200 foot level on ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska Mt. McKinley. Upon reaching the 17,200 foot camp on the West Buttress route at 3:30 p.m. on 26 June John Waterman (16) ...
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Accident Reports
1970
Mt. Rainier Curtis Ridge Operation
Mt. Rainier Curtis Ridge Operation. On 13 June a party composed of Gary Fredrickson (27), Glen Fredrickson (20), George Dockery (37), Carl Moore (34), and ...
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Feature Article
1970