American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Chopper
Chopper. The Chopper is a single-pitch climb first climbed by Rick Sylvester and me in September. It is located in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Christina
Christina. Christina is the left side of Henly Quits exfoliation slab behind Camp 4. Dave Davis and I completed this climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Peter Left
Peter Left. The first pitch is the left side of Tinker Bell at the base of El Capitan. The second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Too Many Darts
Too Many Darts. Tim Auger and I arose to do the East Side of Bridalveil. A quick game of darts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Wawona Dome, West Face
Wawona Dome. West Face. In full view of the Yosemite south entrance highway, close to Wawona Village, the dome’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Kolana Rock, North Face
Kolana Rock, North Face. On Memorial Day weekend, Warren Harding and I made the first ascent of this 1800-foot face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Utah, Titan, Fisher Towers, Sunevil Chimney
Titan, Fisher Towers, Sundevil Chimney. On April 28 Harvey T. Carter, Robert Sullivan, Tom Merrill and Ken Wyrick completed an eight-day, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Utah, The Bride
The Bride. In a hidden canyon west of Moab stands a 300-foot sandstone tower known locally as “The Bride”, since ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Red Sentinel, North Face
On June 3, 4 and 5 Cactus Bryan and I climbed this 2100-foot wall by a route nearly in the dead center. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Utah, Moonlight Buttress, Zion National Park
Moonlight Buttress, Zion National Park. This climb is ?mile north of Angel’s Landing on the west side of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Climbing Ban in the Navajo Reservation, New Mexico and Arizona
Climbing Ban in the Navajo Reservation, New Mexico and Arizona. Dr. Earnest C. Anderson of the Los Alamos Mountaineers has ...
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Notes
1972
North America, United States, Idaho, Climbs Near Redfish Lakes, Sawtooth Range
Climbs near Redfish Lake, Sawtooth Range. About 2½ miles from the end of Redfish Lake Julie Brugger and I found a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Montana, Granite Peak, North Face, Beartooth Mountains
Granite Peak, North Face, Beartooth Mountains. On July 12, William Chadwick and I climbed the north face of Granite Peak (12,799 feet). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton, Black Ice Couloir, Winter Ascent
Grand Teton, Black Ice Couloir, Winter Ascent. The Lowes — Dave, George, Greg, and Jeff — made a semi-successful winter ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, Teewinot, Second Winter Ascent
Teewinot, Second Winter Ascent. On February 13, Dennis Caldwell, Karin Caldwell, and Joel Bown made the second winter ascent of Teewinot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Grand Teton, First Ski Descent
Grand Teton, First Ski Descent. William M. Briggs and Robbie Garrett ascended the Grand Teton on June 16 via the couloir ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, Ambush Peak, Northeast Face, Wolverine Peak, East Face, Prairie Falcon Peak, Northeast Face, Wind River Range
“Ambush Peak”, Northeast Face, Wolverine Peak, East Face, “Prairie Falcon Peak”, Northeast Face, Wind River Range. From a camp at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, P 12,483 and P 12,456, Southern Fremont Peak Area, Wind River Range
P 12,483 and P 12,456, Southern Fremont Peak Area, Wind River Range. On a short trip into the Wind River Range in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, Lost Eagle Pinnacle, Wind River Range
Lost Eagle Pinnacle, Wind River Range. From a campsite on Slide Lake, Rick Horn, Joe Larson, Dave Eland, Pat Paddon, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, The Fickle Finger of Forlorn
The Fickle Finger of Forlorn. Chuck Schaap and I spent a long day climbing to the summit of this finger-like ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, The Bottle, East Face, Wind River Range
The Bottle, East Face, Wind River Range. Though cross-country in the northern Wind Rivers is tamer than in the Cascades, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, Shan Tower
"Shan Tower" Directly west of Squaretop, Bill Nicolai and I climbed a prominent tower at the north side of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mount Helen, North Face, Tower 1 Ice Gully, Wind River Range
Mount Helen, North Face, Tower 1 Ice Gully, Wind River Range. On August 26 Bill Lindberg and I ascended the gully on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Bomber Mountain, East Face, Left Snow Gully and Central Arête
In late June, Rex Hoff and Gale Long climbed the left gully of the two prominent gullies which ascend from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Schoening Ridge
Mount Logan, Schoening Ridge. In 1971, the Alpine Club of Canada planned an expedition to Mount Logan via a new ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. After a seven-day wait at Glennallen, Alaska, Dick Beach and Rich Gnagy were flown onto the glacier to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan Attempt
Mount Logan Attempt. John Marshall, Dr. Gene Mason, Jack Walston, Steve Trafton, Dr. Wayne Smith, Dr. Gordon Doty, Lute Jerstad ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Lucania and Steele
Lucania and Steele. We ascended the five-mile-long southeast ridge to Mount Steele (16,644 feet) and then traversed the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Stephen Leacock
Mount Stephen Leacock, St. Elias Mountains. Martyn Williams, Jim Boyde and I devoted the Easter weekend from April 9 to 15 to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Lotus Flower Tower, Logan Mountains, Second Ascent
Lotus Flower Tower, Logan Mountains, Second Ascent. On August 12 a British Columbia-Yukon Air Service seaplane took Joël Coqueugniot, Patrick ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Baffin Island
Baffin Island. In late June final preparations for our trip were made at the home of Dr. Pat Baird in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Shackleton, North Face
Mount Shackleton, North Face. Shackleton rises as a little known, but major Canadian Rocky peak out of the remote Clemenceau ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Climbs in Le Grand Brazeau and Peaks above Swan Lake
Climbs in Le Grand Brazeau and Peaks above “Swan Lake.” The “Swan Lake ” area, ten miles southeast of Maligne Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Gibraltar, North Face Sheep River District
Gibraltar, North Face Sheep River District. On Friday, June 25 Bill Davidson and I came up the Sheep River road to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Eisenhower from Tower Lake
Mount Eisenhower from Tower Lake. Although Mount Eisenhower presents a high rock-climbing challenge, the only route on its northern side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Athabasca, North Face
Athabasca, North Face. In early August, Duane Soper and I climbed the small but steep north face of the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Forbes, Northwest Face
Mount Forbes, Northwest Face. Jeff Lowe, Graham Thompson and I walked in to Glacier Lake and the following day forded ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Mount Sally Serena and the Irish Peaks, Taurus Group, Purcells
Mount Sally Serena and the “Irish Peaks", Taurus Group, Purcells. On July 24 the A. Maki, C. Wagner, and R. C. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Peaks 10,800 and 10,600, Farnham Group, Purcells
Peaks 10,800 and 10,600, Farnham Group, Purcells. A reconnaissance I made in 1970 of the two high peaks northwest of the Farnham Tower ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Sawtooth Mountain, W. Hamill (Toby) Group, Purcells
“Sawtooth Mountain”, W. Hamill (Toby) Group, Purcells. On August 17 David, Miriam, and Suzanne Ector, Drew Weir, and I left the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, The Lieutenants, East Face, Purcells
The Lieutenants, East Face, Purcells. The striking, well-photographed background peak at the Lake of the Hanging Glaciers is simply known ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Truce Group, Purcells
Truce Group, Purcells. On July 19 John Barton, Nick Dodge, Tom Ettinger, Gary Kirk, Mark Temple and I finally met at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Snowpatch Spire, South Face, Bugaboos
Snowpatch Spire, South Face, Bugaboos. The absolute verticality and symmetry of this classic face have always appealed to me when ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Snowpatch Spire, Direct East Face, Bugaboos
Snowpatch Spire, Direct East Face, Bugaboos. We dragged ourselves to the bottom of the steep, blank climb, a short haul ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Howser Towers, Couloir Between South and Middle Towers
Howser Towers, Couloir Between South and Middle Towers, Bugaboos. Although we failed because of bad weather to complete a route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Remillard Group, Selkirks
Remillard Group, Selkirks. Remillard Peak, 11.5 miles northwest of Mount Sanford is the central peak of a southwest wing of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Northern Monashees
Northern Monashees. Looking for solitude, virgin peaks and genuine wilderness, we decided to fly into the Pancake Peak area during ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Greenland, Roscoe Bjerg, Scoresby Land
Roscoe Bjerg, Scoresby Land. A flight to the Staunings Alps takes one over the Liverpool Coast, a forbidding angular coastal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Greenland, Borgtinde, Wiedermann Fjord, East Greenland
Borgtinde, Wiedermann Fjord, East Greenland. The objectives of the Sheffield University Expedition were to gain access to and investigate the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
North America, Greenland, Gunnjørns Fjeld, Watkins Mountains, East Greenland
GunnjØrns Fjeld, Watkins Mountains, East Greenland. This second phase of a joint Anglo-Danish project was concerned with exploration and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972