American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Haystack Mountain
Haystack Mountain. Haystack mountain is a long north-south ridge with a buttress at the north end where the valley floor ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
Iowa Mountaineers Expedition
The Iowa Mountaineers held a summer climbing camp in the Big Horns from August 7 to 22, based at the west end ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Colorado, New Routes in Rocky Mountain National Park
New Routes in Rocky Mountain National Park. In July Charlie Logan and I climbed a new route on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Colorado, Mount Vigil, Southwest Face
Mount Vigil, Southwest Face. Mount Vigil is one of a group of granite monoliths which form the southern-most extension of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, United States, Colorado, Pope's Nose, Southwest Face, San Juan Range
Pope’s Nose, Southwest Face, San Juan Range. As we stood there sheepishly at the confluence of the Flint Fork ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan on Skis
Mount Logan on Skis. Arno Dennig, Gerwalt Pichler, Bruno Kraker and Hanns Schell of Austria, Karl Hub of Germany, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan High Altitude Project
Mount Logan High Altitude Project – 1970. The Arctic Institute of North America again operated its research facility on the summit plateau ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Temple, North Face Direct
Mount Temple, North Face Direct. A climber driving the Banff-Jasper highway will not miss the huge north face of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Athabaska
Mount Athabaska, Canadian Rockies. In August, Francois Plenier, Yvon Chouinard and I made a new route on the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Narao Peak
Narao Peak, Canadian Rockies. Yvon Chouinard and I climbed the southernmost of two 800-foot ice gullies on the east face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Peskett
Mount Peskett. East of Mount Murchison a number of summits, only some of which have been climbed, rise to over 10,000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Peaks above "Swan Lake"
Peaks Above “Swan Lake”. Ten miles southeast of Maligne Lake the headwaters of the Brazeau River’s north fork coalesce ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Mount Pool, Badshot, Selkirks
Mount Pool, Badshot, Selkirks. On August 18 my wife Gretchen and I drove from Argenta to Beaton and then along the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Adamant Mountain, North Ridge, Selkirks
Adamant Mountain, North Ridge, Selkirks. From the Granite glacier the north ridge of Adamant appeared to be one of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Pioneer Peak, North Face
Pioneer Peak, North Face. While on Adamant Gary Colliver had noticed an ice face on Pioneer Peak which he assured ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, North Howser Tower, Southwest Face, Bugaboos
North Howser Tower, Southwest Face, Bugaboos. After reading the title of this entry students of the minutiae of this journal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, South Howser Tower, Complete East Ridge, Bugaboos
South Howser Tower, Complete East Ridge, Bugaboos. Bill Sumner and I climbed South Howser on August 20 via the complete east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, "Irish Peaks" of the Starbird Ridge, Taurus Group, Purcells
“Irish Peaks” of the Starbird Ridge, Taurus Group, Purcells. On July 2 Bruce and Sue Magnuson, my wife Gretchen, our one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, "Pioneer Peaks," W. Hamill (Toby) Group, Purcells
“Pioneer Peaks,” W. Hamill (Toby) Group, Purcells. On August 2, 1969 Paul (4), Bruce and Freda Beck; Suzanne (10), David (12) and Hugh Ector; Kara (3 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, The Sergeant, Purcells
The Sergeant, Purcells. The icefalls into the Lake of the Hanging Glaciers are so spectacular and challenging that no one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Mongol Peaks, Monarch Icecap
Mongol Peaks, Monarch Icecap, Coast Range. A Mountain Travel (USA) expedition spent three weeks from July 18 to August 9 in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Squamish Chief, Black Dike
Squamish Chief, Black Dike. Al Givler and I completed this climb in three weekends in February. We climbed on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Mexico, Gastric Distress — School House Group
Gastric Distress – School House Group. On a reconnaissance trip for Colorado Outward Bound School in November, 1969, Rick Medrick and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Greenland, Ejnar Mikkelsen Fjeld, Watkins Mountains, East Greenland
Ejnar Mikkelsen Fjeld, Watkins Mountains, East Greenland. A Scottish group, Andrew Ross, Graham Williams, Nigel Robinson and Peter Lewis, finally ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Greenland, Trekant Basin, Staunings Alps, Northeast Greenland
Trekant Basin, Staunings Alps, Northeast Greenland. Bruno Friedrich, Christoph Schwarz, Toni Mayer and I as leader were in the basin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps, East Greenland
Staunings Alps, East Greenland. Our expedition of ten men operated in the Roslin Glacier area from July to September. Projects ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Greenland, Scoresbyland, East Greenland
Scoresbyland, East Greenland. Our expedition arrived by air in Mestersvig on July 6 and left on August 24. In Greenland the fourteen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Greenland, Gurreholm Party
Gurreholm party: I.H.M. Smart, J. Cannon, P.F. Brown. We left Mestersvig by helicopter on July 11 and landed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
North America, Greenland, Reconnaissance, Qôrorssuaq, Southwest Greenland
Reconnaissance, Qôrorssuaq, Southwest Greenland. In the course of an extended wedding trip, we launched a brief expedition to examine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Ecuador, Pichincha and Illiniza Norte
Pichincha and Illiniza Norte. On August 6 Sallie Jordan, Charles Sproull, Arthur Wilder and the Ecuadorian Marta Carrera climbed Pichincha (15,718 feet). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pucahirca Oeste, Tayapampa, Alpamayo, Cordillera Blanca
Pucahirca Oeste, Tayapampa, Alpamayo, Cordillera Blanca. We arrived in the Quebrada Tayapampa towards the end of May, setting up Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo Norte
Alpamayo Norte. On Huascarán Norte, Glen Bryden, John Hodsdon, Terry Thomas and I were turned back some 400 feet short ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán and Huandoy
Huascarán and Huandoy. Our group of seven began climbing activities by the middle of May. A three-man party succeeded ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Czechoslovakian Earthquake Victims, Llanganuco
Czechoslovakian Earthquake Victims, Llanganuco. A 15-man Czech expedition attempted the south face of Huandoy in May. On May 18, one of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Attempt on El Toro, Cordillera Huayhuash
Attempt on El Toro, Cordillera Huayhuash. An English expedition led by Joe Brown and made up of Alan Hunt, Dave ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Central Peru, P5280, Cordillera Raura
P5280, Cordillera Raura. The mountain we climbed is 17,323 feet by triangulation, but my altimeter read only 17,015 feet. Arturo Soriano and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Cordillera Raura
Cordillera Raura.1 On September 28 the Scot Frank Hepburn and I climbed the survey point Juraopata (c. 5000 meters or 16,404 feet) but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Tullujuto, Tunshu Group, Cordillera Central
Tullujuto, Tunshu Group, Cordillera Central. After our arrival by truck at Azulcocha up the long road from Pachacayo and Canchayllo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Tunshu Group, Cordillera Central
Tunshu Group, Cordillera Central. The idle Mina Pachancoto (c. 15,800 feet) is at the end of a remarkable road which penetrates ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Huaytapallana Karu
Huaytapallana Karu. In late June Pete Barry, New Zealand, Frank Hepburn, Scot and I left for Lampa but by bus ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Eastern Ranges, Central Peru
Eastern Ranges, Central Peru. This tract of country is especially ill-famed for grass and bush fires during the dry season. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordilleras Vilcabamba and Urubamba, Salcantay, Cordillera Vilcabamba, and Huascarán Norte
Salcantay, Cordillera Vilcabamba, and Huascarán Norte, Cordillera Blanca. The objectives of the Jubilee Expedition of the Sektion Bayerland of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordilleras Vilcabamba and Urubamba, Chuyunco and Salcantay, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Chuyunco and Salcantay, Cordillera Vilcambamba. On July 12, starting from Sisaypampa, Bernard Cabane, Bertrand Gaudefroy, Benoit Finet, Denis Bourgeois, Jean-Jacques Rochon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordilleras Vilcabamba and Urubamba, Terijuay, Plateriyayoq and Palanganayoq Groups, Cordillera Urubamba
Terijuay, Plateriyayoq and Palanganayoq Groups, Cordillera Urubamba. The following made up our party: Bob Gunn, John Wild, Cathie Harding, Bruce ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordilleras Vilcabamba and Urubamba, Cordillera Urubamba
Cordillera Urubamba. The American Malcolm Moore and I visited the Abra Malaga (Malaga Pass) area. Leaving the Cuzco-Quillabamba bus at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordilleras Vilcabamba and Urubamba, Cordillera Huanzo
Cordillera Huanzo. We spent some ten days crossing the high, arid, desolate, volcanic plateaus which separate the departments of Cuzco, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordilleras Vilcanota and Carabaya, Cordillera Vilcanota
Cordillera Vilcanota. Sue Tatum and I walked in a day and a half from Aguas Calientes to the head of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordilleras Vilcanota and Carabaya, Campa Group and Southeast Ridge of Pachanta, Cordillera Vilcanota
Campa Group and Southeast Ridge of Pachanta, Cordillera Vilcanota. From July 6 to 24 Monsieur J. and Mme S. Badier, M. Berquet, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota and Carabaya, Ausangate, Second Ascent of Northwest Ridge
Ausangate, Second Ascent of Northwest Ridge. On July 6 we placed Base Camp at the foot of Ausangate’s north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota and Carabaya, Mariposa and P5680, Cordillera Vilcanota
Mariposa and P5680, Cordillera Vilcanota. Our group, Volker Vogt, John Harkness, Roger Hendrix, Susan Godfrey, Joseph Weis and I, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1971