American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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. ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
Feature Article
1970
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
Year Number of Accidents Reported USA-CAN. Total Number of Persons Involved USA-CAN. Injured USA-CAN. Killed USA-CAN.  1951 14 21 10 3  1952 29 32 17 13  1953 24 27 14 12  1954 32 42 31 8  1955 34 39 26 6  1956 46 71 51 13  1957 45 53 28 18  1958 32 38 22 11  1959 42 — 2 56 — 2 28 — 0 19 — 2  1960 47 — 4 63 — 12 35 — 8 19 — 4  1961 49 — 9 61 — 14 45 — 10 14 — 4  1962 72 — 1 90 — 1 64 — 0 19—1  1963 67 — 11 77—12 45 — 10 18 — 2  1964 56 — 11 68 — 16 46 — 8 16 — 3  1965 71 — 0 89 — 0 57 — 0 21 — 0  1966 69 — 7 82 — 9 55 — 6 16 — 3  1967 84—10 110 — 14 67 — 7 33 — 5  1968 80 — 12 86—18 46 — 11 27 — 5  1969 89—12 120 —18 64 — 10 29 — 2 
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Accident Tables
1970
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II
Geographical Districts Number of Accidents 1951-68 Deaths Total Persons Involved Number of Accidents 1969 Deaths Total Persons Involved  Canada Alberta 25 11 31 0 0 0  British ...
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Accident Tables
1970
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table III
Numbers Refer to Number of Persons Involved  1951-68 U.S.A. 1959-68 CAN. 1969 U.S.A. CAN.  Terrain  Rock 692 51 83 8  Snow 409 45 37 10  ...
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Accident Tables
1970