American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Dome Peak, Southwest Face
Dome Peak, Southwest Face. A thousand feet southwest of Northeast Dome Peak is a 2000-foot granite face which Manuel Gonzá...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Hurry Up Peak, Northeast Glacier
Hurry Up Peak, Northeast Glacier. On June 16, 1969, Don Turnbull and I left Cascade Pass and descended into the Pelton Creek ...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Eldorado, West Arete
Eldorado, West Arête. On August 24, 1969, Richard Emerson and I made the first ascent of the 2800-foot arête that ...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Mount Torment, North Ridge
Mount Torment, North Ridge. Jim Pritchard and I made this fairly easy but very enjoyable alpine climb in mid-July, 1969. Camp ...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Picket Range, Carpetbaggers Traverse
Picket Range, Carpetbaggers Traverse. During July, Joan and Carla Firey, Dave Knudson and 1 made an eleven-day high circuit of the ...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Little Mac Spire, Southwest Arete
Little Mac Spire, Southwest Arête. On our third day in the Southern Pickets, Art Huffman and I were looking ...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Twin Sisters, "Skookum Peak"
Twin Sisters, “Skookum Peak.” The Twin Sisters Range has a number of peaks ranging between 5600 and 6700 feet which are worthwhile ...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, Mount Baker - Park Glacier Headwall
Mount Baker-Park Glacier Headwall. On July 4-5 Norm Bodine, Jim Friar and I completed a new variation of the Cockscomb ...
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1971
North America, United States, Washington - Cascade Mountains, The Snout, The Golden Ramp Route
The Snout, The Golden Ramp Route. After the rain made it impossible for Jay ]Ossiander and me to do the ...
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1971
North America, United States, Oregon, Mount Jefferson, East Face Direct, Oregon Cascades
Mount Jefferson, East Face Direct, Oregon Cascades. An ascent of the east face direct via the Warm Springs Couloir was ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, Tehipite Dome, Southwest Face
Tehipite Dome, Southwest Face. In July, Norm Weeden, Curt Chadwick, and I climbed the 2500-foot face of Tehipite Dome. We ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, Lone Pine Peak, Direct South Face
Lone Pine Peak, Direct South Face. Early in May, Fred Beckey and I established ourselves in an abandoned stone house ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, North Palisade, North Face
North Palisade, North Face. Lee Panza and I did a new route on the Sierra’s third highest peak on ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, The Dragtooth, West Chimney and West Ridge
The Dragtooth, West Chimney and West Ridge. Mary Bomba and I made this first ascent on July 26. We climbed from ...
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1971
Charlotte Dome, East Face
This superb dome is situated on the west side of Charlotte Creek, some two miles above the junction with Bubbs ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, Peak 11,598, East Face and Peak 11,830, East Ridge
Peak 11,598, East Face and Peak 11,830, East Ridge. There was a definite allure about the sound of Big Bird Lake; we ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, Hamilton Lakes Region
Hamilton Lakes Region. We had three days of vacation left, and the fine pinnacles and domes in the region of ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, Pinnacles in Little Slide Canyon
Pinnacles in Little Slide Canyon. In July, Joe Kiskis and I trudged to the head of Little Slide Canyon from ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, The Incredible Hulk, West Face
The Incredible Hulk, West Face. Joe Kiskis, Bob Grow, and I converged once again on Twin Lakes to approach a ...
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1971
North America, United States, California - Sierra Nevada, The Needles, Southern Sierra Nevada
The Needles, Southern Sierra Nevada. This very accessible, technical rock-climbing area in the Sequoia National Forest north of Kerndale remained ...
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1971