American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Annapurna South Face
In I960, Christian Bonington, a budding officer in the British Army, had the persistence and good fortune necessary to land ...
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Feature Article
1971
Makalu's South Ridge
Makalu’s South Ridge1 MAKOTO Hara AND MASAO ASAMI, Japanese Alpine Club In 1965, when the Makalu expedition of the Tokai ...
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Feature Article
1971
The Earthquake in Peru
The Earthquake in Peru H. Adams Carter, Philippa Buchanan, Benjamin Morales Arnao, Eustaquio Henostroza, Glicerio Henostroza, Lucio Bus- tamante Valverde, ...
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Feature Article
1971
Edward H. Hilliard, Jr., 1922-1970
Huagaruncho Traverse Leif-Norman Patterson THE SECONDARY earthquakes were still sending occasional trembles and frightful rumors through Lima when our Norwegian-American ...
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In Memoriam
1971
A Map of the Norhtern Cordillera Blanca, Peru
A Map of the Northern Cordillera Blanca, Peru Gerald Holdsworth and John Ricker Survey methods are described by Holdsworth Between ...
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Feature Article
1971
South Face of Half Dome
South Face of Half Dome* Galen Rowell I AM watching the alpenglow fade rapidly on the summits of the High ...
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Feature Article
1971
Heart Route - El Capitan
Heart Route—El Capitan Charles Kroger SCOTT DAVIS and I drove into Yosemite early in April, planning to climb a ...
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Feature Article
1971
A Turtle Creek Tableau
A Tuttle Creek Tableau New Climbs in an Unculled California Area Galen Rowell THE Dream: I am inside an impeccably ...
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Feature Article
1971
Solo on the Diamond
Solo on the Diamond William Forrest SOLO ascents have been an accepted part of European mountaineering for some time. The ...
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Feature Article
1971
Mount Ranier's Willis Wall in Winter
Mount Rainier’s Willis Wall in Winter James F. Wickwire FIRST climbed by Ed Cooper and Mike Swayne in 1962, Mount ...
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Feature Article
1971
Mount Columbia from the North
Mount Columbia from the North CHRISTOPHER A. G. J ONES This spring Toni Hiebeler was in Yosemite Valley with Fritz ...
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Feature Article
1971
Mount Fay's North Face
Mount Fay’s North Face Peter T. Carman U PON first sight the best choice was obvious: the bulging, convex ...
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Feature Article
1971
Coming of Age - Ice Climbing Developments in North America
Coming of Age-Ice Climbing Developments in North America James P. McCarthy SINCE the flowering of the Yosemite School of Rock ...
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Feature Article
1971
Scientific Research, Weather on Mount McKinley
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH* WEATHER ON MOUNT MCKINLEY John G. Houghton, University of Nevada at Reno In 1968 and 1969, weather observations were taken ...
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Feature Article
1971
Scientific Research, A Note on Rockfalls and North Faces in the Lake Louise Area
A NOTE ON ROCKFALLS AND NORTH FACES IN THE LAKE LOUISE AREA. James Gardner, University of Iowa Rockfalls are a ...
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Feature Article
1971
Scientific Research, Sierra Nevada Red Snow
SIERRA NEVADA RED SNOW WILLIAM H. Thomas, Scripps Institution of Oceanography1 Author’s note: I am very grateful to the ...
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Feature Article
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley
This section could never appear except for the great help given by many friends. Although this list is far from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hunter, Attempt on South Face
Mount Hunter, Attempt on South Face. After our arrival in Talkeetna, the weather continued poor until June 20 when clearing enabled ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Cathedral Spires
Cathedral Spires. Hank Abrons and I took off on a whim in June for the Cathedral Spires. Hank had only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Dall Attempt, Alaska Range
Mount Dall Attempt, Alaska Range. In 1902 after a spectacular expedition up the Yentna River, during which he sighted the 8756-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Dall and Peak 7102, Alaska Range
Mount Dall and Peak 7102, Alaska Range. After three days of rainy weather obscuring the mountains, we stuffed our gear into ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Skarland, Hayes Group, Alaska Range
Mount Skarland, Hayes Group, Alaska Range. Early in April, Ed Johann, Terry Simonitch, Price Zimmermann and I were flown onto ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Peak 9300 ("Double Exposure"), Eastern Alaska Range
Peak 9300 (“Double Exposure”), Eastern Alaska Range. One-and-a-half day’s travel brought Tom Kensler and me to the foot of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hajdukovich, Delta Mountains, Alaska Range
Mount Hajdukovich, Delta Mountains, Alaska Range. On March 18 we drove from Fairbanks to Mile 1388 on the Alaska Highway and lurched ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Gakona, Eastern Alaska Range
Mount Gakona, Eastern Alaska Range. March found Steve O’Brien, Mark Hottman, Toby Wheeler and me planning the first and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Sanford, Wrangell Mountains
Mount Sanford, Wrangell Mountains. Mount Sanford was climbed twice by the standard route. On July 15 Barbara Lilley, Richard Gnagy, J. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, P6620, "Lava Mountain," Talkeetna Mountains
P6620, “Lava Mountain,” Talkeetna Mountains. This nondescript peak, located northeast of Granite Peak in the Matanuska Valley, was one of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Palmer, Chugach Mountains
Mount Palmer, Chugach Mountains. Named after one of the early traders in the Knik River area, George Palmer, this is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunters Peak and Troublesome Peak, Chugach Mountains
Hunters Peak and Troublesome Peak, Chugach Mountains. This fall as my brother Jim and I started winding our way up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Marcus Baker, Chugach Mountains
Marcus Baker, Chugach Mountains. On June 6 Wendell Oderkirk, Bob Smith and Patrick Freeney were airlifted to 8500 feet on the Knik ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, "Alabaster," Northwestern Chugach
“Alabaster”, Northwestern Chugach. After rendezvousing about mile 94 on the Glenn Highway on July 2, Bob Pelz, Royce Purinton and I camped ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks Above Harding Icefield, Kenai Mountains
Peaks Above Harding Icefield, Kenai Mountains. Months of planning for Peru and everything begins to go wrong. Eventually comes the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Kilbuck Mountains, Western Alaska
Kilbuck Mountains, Western Alaska. During the course of an 18-day kayak trip on the Tikchik Lakes in July, my wife ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Chamberlin, Brooks Range
Mount Chamberlin, Brooks Range. In the A.A.J., 1970 a Bavarian expedition was given credit for the third ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Western Brooks Range
Western Brooks Range. On July 27 Gene Warren, my wife Sharon, and I made the first ascent of Mount Oyukak (7310 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, McCall Glacier, Romanzof Mountains
McCall Glacier, Romanzof Mountains. In the spring of 1969 personnel from the Geophysical Institute of the University of Alaska reoccupied McCall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hubbard, Attempt on West Ridge
Mount Hubbard, Attempt on West Ridge. A five-man Italian expedition unsuccessfully attempted to climb the west ridge of Mount Hubbard, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Alaska, Devil's Thumb and Kate's Needle, Stikine Icecap, Northern Coast Range
Devil’s Thumb and Kate’s Needle, Stikine Icecap, Northern Coast Range. The British Columbia Mountaineering Club camp in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Mount Ranier, North Mowich Face
Mount Rainier, North Mowich Face. On June 25, Rob Schaller and I completed a new route on the eastern edge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Mount Stuart, North Buttress Variation
Mount Stuart, North Buttress Variation. Completed by Jay Ossiander and me in July 1970. Starting from the very lowest point on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Mount Colchuck, North Side Routes
Mount Colchuck, North Side Routes. Several routes have been done on this increasingly popular peak. In September 1969, Manuel Gonzalez and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Dragontail, Backbone Ridge
Dragontail, Backbone Ridge. John Bonneville and I did this ridge to the left of the white slabs on the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Snow Creek Wall, Outer Space
Snow Creek Wall, Outer Space. This winter ascent was completed on January 1 by Ron Burgner, Mark Weigelt, and me. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Vesper Peak, North Face
Vesper Peak, North Face. Two new routes on this face were climbed during 1970. Beginning high on the glacier, Mark Weigelt, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Silverton and Monte Cristo Area
Silverton and Monte Cristo Area. This area contains many minor summits with routes of moderate difficulty which provide enjoyable early ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Silver Tip, West Ridge
Silver Tip, West Ridge. Follow the Weden Creek road past the mine to where it begins to drop. About 30 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, White Horse, East Ridge
Whitehorse, East Ridge. This ascent was made on June 2 by Ben Guydelkon and me. Take an old logging road that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, White Chuck Mountain, East Face
White Chuck Mountain, East Face. On September 10 Ben Guydelkon and I climbed the east face via the narrow couloir that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Darrington Walls
Darrington Walls. Although the Washington Cascades are not exactly known for having an oversupply of good granite, it was not ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Bonanza Peak, Western Summit, Great North Couloir
Bonanza Peak, Western Summit, Great North Couloir. On May 31 Mark Fielding and I climbed this 50° 2200-foot-high couloir to the 9400-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971