American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Wapama Rock, South Face, Hetch Hetchy Valley
Wapama Rock, South Face, Hetch Hetchy Valley. Hetch Hetchy Valley lies a scant 15 air miles from Yosemite Valley, still within ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Utah, "Mystery Towers" and The Hindu
“Mystery Towers” and The Hindu. These “Mystery Towers”, hidden in a wild maze of red sandstone, are 3/4 mile east of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Arizona, Christianity Tower, Church Towers
Christianity Tower, Church Towers. The Church Towers are a group of four striking red-sandstone monoliths south of Sedona in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, New Mexico, Ship Rock, East Fact, Secret Passage Route
Shiprock, East Face, Secret Passage Route. In September Harvey T. Carter and I climbed a new route on the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Idaho, Thompson Peak, Northeast Face
Thompson Peak, Northeast Face, Sawtooths. On September 3, 1968 John Kahm and I climbed a new route on Thompson’s northeast face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Montana, Lone Mountain
Lone Mountain. On December 12, Jerry Kanzler, Ray Martin, Clare Pogreba, Peter Lev and I climbed the north face of Lone ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Montana, Mount Wood, North Face, Beartooth Mountains
Mount Wood, North Face, Beartooth Mountains. On August 31 Robert Miller and I climbed the north face of Mount Wood, second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
Grand Teton, North Face of Enclosure
On August 22 the most recent and most difficult route on the Grand Teton was established by Mike Lowe and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton, ex-Stettner Couloir
Grand Teton, ex-Stettner Couloir. Even as other cloddish guidebook writers have capitalized on their own blunders (See A.A.J., 1969, 16:2, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, McCain's Pillar
McCain’s Pillar. For nearly a generation climbers have known of the sharp, block-shaped pinnacle lurking near the base of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Sentinel Tower, South Face, Variation
Sentinel Turret, South Face, variation. A direct variation of the Chouinard route, beginning directly below the prominent open book on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Granite Canyon Pinnacles
Granite Canyon Pinnacles. On August 23 Philip S. Peterson, T. Keith Liggett, and C. E. Buchwald climbed three easy pinnacles on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Fairhsare Tower, The Corkscrew
Fairshare Tower, The Corkscrew. A second route on the south side of this tower was made on July 25 by Steve ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Bivouac Peak, South Face
Bivouac Peak, South Face. In September Juris Christiansen and I climbed a new route on the south face of Bivouac ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Mount Moran, Direct North Face
Mount Moran, Direct North Face. Because of a lack of equipment, the party which made the first ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Ellingwood, North Face; Fremont, West Face; Sacajawea, West Face; Arrowhead, South Face; Raid Peak, East Face; Raid Peak, East Face; Peak 365, East Face
Ellingwood, North Face; Fremont, West Face; Sacajawea, West Face; Arrowhead, South Face; Raid Peak, East Face; Peak 365, East Face. Fred ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Southern Wind River Range, New Routes
Southern Wind River Range, New Routes. The Iowa Mountaineers held a mountain camp for 58 members, based at a large meadow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, South Face of Chimney Rock Ridge
South Face of Chimney Rock Ridge. From our campsite directly below Indian Pass on the north fork of Bull Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Two Pinnacles, Brown Cliffs Region
Two Pinnacles, Brown Cliffs Region. On July 4 we climbed two pinnacles we believe to be first ascents. Bob Smith, Ben ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Wyoming, Black Hills, Devil's Tower
Devils Tower. On July 23 Dave Lunn, Bruce Morris and I put up a new route on the long north side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, New Hampshire, Cannon Mountain
Cannon Mountain, Direct start to VMC Direct. This variation was first made by Steve Arsenault and me on June 7 and 8. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, New Hampshire, Mount Washington, Pinnacle Gully
Mount Washington, Pinnacle Gully. On February 1, 1970 a most beautiful winter day, I was privileged to partake of what most climbers, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, United States, Virginia, Tunstall's Tooth
Tunstall’s Tooth. This pinnacle is about 20 miles from Lynchburg and 2½ miles north of Big Island on U.S. Highway 501. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, King Peak, South Ridge
King Peak, South Ridge. King Peak (16,971 feet) was first climbed in 1952 by Elton Thayer’s party, which traversed the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Second Ascent of Catenary Ridge
Mount Logan, Second Ascent of Catenary Ridge. The members of the Gifu Mountaineering Association expedition were Shigeru Itoh, leader, Keisuke ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Wood, First Ascent of Mount Craig
Mount Wood, First Ascent of Mount Craig. The expedition of the Mountaineering Association of Nagano Prefecture consisted of Ryo Shimada, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Lucania and Steele
Lucania and Steele. In June and July, 1968, the Tohhoku University Expedition, Morio Kasai, Ikuo Abe, Kunio Moku, Sadanari Ashizawa and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Mount Waddington, First Winter Ascent
Mount Waddington, First Winter Ascent. A1 Steck, Bill St. Lawrence, Les Wilson, Bob Cuthbert, Dr. Barry Hagen and I flew ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Peaks East of Head of Butte Inlet
Peaks East of Head of Bute Inlet, Coast Range. Jerry Calbaum, Frank Slater, Nick Dodge, and I landed at Icewall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Nusatsum, Bella Coota Region
Nusatsum, Bella Coola Region, Coast Range. In June Ed McClanahan and 1 made a new route on Nusatsum. (First ascent, 1952, by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Climbs in the Western Cariboos
Climbs in the Western Cariboos. In August Alex Fabergé, Don Hubbard, Linnea Stewart, Art Wilder, my wife Nancy, our one-year-old ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Mountains of Starbird Ridge, Purcells
Mountains of Starbird Ridge, Purcells. In August Kenneth and Corky Rinehart, Bob and Peg West, Dave West (12), Scott West (8) and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Truce Mountain and the "Horseshoe Peaks," Truce Group, Purcells
Truce Mountain and the “Horseshoe Peaks”, Truce Group, Purcells. On July 20 Bruce Beck, Jack Wells, and I left our car, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Valhalla Range, Southern Selkirks
Valhalla Range, Southern Selkirks. The Kootenay Mountaineering Club established a climbing camp at Mulvey Meadows (6600 feet) from August 1 to 8. Dunnage, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Northern Selkirks
Northern Selkirks. Last August, Yvon Chouinard, TM Herbert, Bill Lang, Eric Rayson, Doug Tompkins, and I helicoptered to the Cairn ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Mount Dawson, Northwest Face, Selkirk Range
Mount Dawson, Northwest face, Selkirk Range. Faith in photographs taken nearly a half century ago can be foolish, we learned. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Robson, Second Ascent of North Face
Mount Robson, Second Ascent of North Face. The nearly 8000-foot rise to the summit of Mount Robson from Berg Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Louis East Arête
Mount Louis, East Arête. The east side of Mount Louis is a complex jumble. In the lower left, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Temple, North Face
Mount Temple, North Face. The summer of 1969 was a rainy summer in the Canadian Rockies. During a brief respite Brian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Assiniboine, East Face
Mount Assiniboine, East Face. On August 31 and September 1, Bill Davidson and I made the first ascent of the east face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Greenland, British Joint Services Expedition to North Peary Land
British Joint Services Expedition to North Peary Land. The Joint Services Expedition selected an area north of latitude 83° N. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Greenland, Italian Expedition in Staunings Alps, East Greenland
Italian Expeditions in Staunings Alps, East Greenland. National Ski- Mountaineering Weeks have been organized by Italian Alpine guides since 1951 to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Greenland, Anglo-Dutch Mountain Survey, Watkins Mountains, East Greenland
Anglo-Danish Mountain Survey, Watkins Mountains, East Greenland. The Watkins Mountains are situated on the east coast in the unexplored ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Greenland, East Greenland
East Greenland. Our expedition, Derek Fordham, leader, Arthur Clarke, Dennis Kemp, David Morgan, Don Roscoe, Michael Tuson and I, planned ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Greenland, French Expedition to Staunings Alps, East Greenland
French Expedition to Staunings Alps, East Greenland, 1968. An expedition from the Aix-les-Bains section of the French Alpine Club made a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Greenland, Swiss Expedition to West Greenland
Swiss Expedition to West Greenland, 1968. A six-member Swiss expedition led by André Grisel visited the region north of Sukkertoppen, above ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
North America, Greenland, Upernivik Island, ;West Greenland
Upernivik Island, West Greenland. A University of St. Andrews, Scotland, party returned to the mountainous island of Upernivik at 71°N ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
South America, Colombia, Nevado del Huilla, Cordillera Central
Nevado del Huila, Cordillera Central. In February, 1969 a U.S.-Colombian party reported good climbing and fine weather on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
South America, Ecuador, Cotopaxi
Cotopaxi. In August David Hambly and I climbed Cotopaxi (19,350 feet). The weather was marginal. Soft snow added to the strenuousness ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán, West Ridge
Huascarán, West Ridge. Although our party made the first ascent of the west ridge of Huascarán, we can ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1970