American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Alaska Wilderness
Alaska Wilderness, by Robert Marshall. Edited, with introductions by George Marshall, Forward by A. Starker Leoplold. Berkeley: University of California ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1971
Monadnock Guide
Monadnock Guide, edited by Henry I. Baldwin. Concord, New Hampshire; Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests, 1970. 128 pages, 31 photos, ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1971
Wildflowers of Mount Rainier and the Cascades
Wildflowers of Mount Rainier and the Cascades. Text by Mary Fries; Photos by Bob, Ira and Patricia Spring. Seattle: The ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1971
The North Cascades National Park
The North Cascades National Park, photos by Bob and Ira Spring, text by Harvey Manning. Seattle: Superior Publishing Co., 1969. 143 pages, 109 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1971
A Church in the Alps
A Church in the Alps, by Cicely Williams. London: Commonwealth and Continental Church Society, 1970. 46 pages, 14 photographs. Price $1.00. A quiet little ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1971
Robert C. Linck, 1905-1970
ROBERT C. LINCK 1905-1970 The American Alpine Club has lost a devoted friend with the untimely death of Robert C. ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1971
George W. Martin, 1901-1970
GEORGE W. MARTIN 1901-1970 It was twenty years ago when I met George Martin. By that time, I had acquired ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1971
Edward A. Lane, 1935-1969
EDWARD A. LANE 1935-1969 The Logan Expedition was a dream come true for Ed Lane. It meant the completion of ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1971
Edward H. Hilliard, Jr., 1922-1970
EDWARD H. HILLIARD, JR. 1922– 1970 A lifetime of devotion to the mountains and to the preservation of wilderness came to an ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1971
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Twenty-Fourth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club
This is the twenty-fourth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club and the eleventh in conjunction ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1971
British Columbia, Border Peak
British Columbia, Border Peak. On 5 July Eryl Pardoe (24) and nine companions had just completed an ascent of the Northeast Face ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
British Columbia, Tantalus Mountains, Mt. Niobe
British Columbia, Tantalus Mountains, Mt. Niobe. On 20 September Nigel Eggers (23) and the other 12 members of the party were practicing ice-ax ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
British Columbia, Selkirks, Swiss Peaks
British Columbia, Selkirks, Swiss Peaks. On 17 July Donald David Wallbridge (35) apparently climbed at least one other peak in the vicinity ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Vancouver Island, Mt. Bensen
Vancouver Island, Mt. Bensen. On 28 November Frank Tolen (16) and five companions climbed through snow to a cabin at about 3,000 feet ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Colorado, Wellington Lake, The Castle
Colorado, Wellington Lake, The Castle. On 1 August George Long (15) and Larry Davis ( 15), members of Scout Troop 204 of Denver, had climbed ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Colorado, North Maroon
Colorado, North Maroon. On 15 August Edward H. Hilliard (47), and Ann Noyes Fowler (39), Rodney Aller (53), and Rodney Aller, Jr. (21) started at 7:00 ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Colorado, St. Mary's Glacier
Colorado, St. Mary’s Glacier. On 6 September Bill Weiss (16), James McCoy (17), and Craig Nichols (17) started a care-free day of glissading ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
New Mexico, Shiprock
New Mexico, Shiprock. On 26 March two climbing parties started up Shiprock in northwestern New Mexico. The first party was composed ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
California, Tahquitz Rock
California, Tahquitz Roch. Sometime before noon on 9 May, John Guth (19) and Ronald White (20) began an ascent of a route called ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, Churchbowl Chimney
California, Yosemite National Park, Churchbowl Chimney. On 23 March, Sheffield W. Bailey (18) and John R. Orlowski (18) had climbed the Chimney. The ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, Indian Caves Area
California, Yosemite National Park, Indian Caves Area. On 25 March Jon Martin Spangler (18) and five companions were bouldering at Indian Caves. ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, Lost Arrow Direct
California, Yosemite National Park, Lost Arrow Direct. On 6 April Rov Naasz (20) and Andrew Embick (19) were climbing the Lost Arrow. Naasz ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, South Face Washington Column
California, Yosemite National Park, South Face Washington Column. On 25 April William Chadwick (23) and William R. Smith (20) were climbing the above ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, The Iota
California, Yosemite National Park, The Iota. On 7 May Jeff Kevser (20) and Thomas Stutzman (20) were climbing the Iota. Kevser led the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Stranded – Exposure
On October 17, Mike Caldwell (20) and Don Fredrickson (27) started up the West Buttress route. Short days slowed their progress, but after ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. A Japanese party of nine climbers, Yukio Mir- mura (30), Mamoru Oyoshi (28), Ryomei Asao (28), Masahiko Fukuhan (27), Hideaki Yoshinari (25), ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. On 29 April Jerrold Smith (27) and John Lutz (21) were descending on fixed line West of Kahiltna Notch. Either ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. Tom Kensler (22) and five companions reached 14,600 feet on June 21st, used the 22nd as a rest day, ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. An all-female expedition consisting of Mrs. Grace Hoeman, Margaret Young, Margaret Clark, Mrs. Dana Isherwood, Faye Kerr, ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1971
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
 Number of Accidents Reported Total Number of Persons Involved Injured Killed              Year USA-CAN. USA-CAN. USA-CAN. 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 91— 12 122— 18 64 — 10 30 — 2  1970 117— 7 163— 7 78—4 15 — 3 
ANAM
Accident Tables
1971
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II
Geographical Districts Number of Accidents 1951–69 Total Persons Involved Number of Accidents 1970 Total Persons Involved       Deaths     Deaths      Canada  Alberta  25 11 31 0 0 0  British Columbia 47 14 74 7 3 7  ...
ANAM
Accident Tables
1971
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table III
 1951–69 U.S.A. 1959–69 CAN. U.S.A. 1970 CAN        Terrain   Rock  777 59 127 3  Snow  446 55 35 4  River  3 0 1 0  Unknown 1 2 0 0  Ascent or Descent   Ascent  600 62 70 5  Descent  564 50 70 2  Unknown 63 4 23 0  Immediate ...
ANAM
Accident Tables
1971