American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Generator Crack Area
Generator Crack Area. In April 1971, Jerry Coe and I explored a hitherto hidden small 200-foot cliff band directly above the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, The Drop-Out
The Drop-Out. This is a short severe jam-crack at the base of the Leaning Tower ascended by Larry Young and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Job
Job. Ben Read and I become well-acquainted with the meaning of short autumn days as we were twice forced to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, The Syllable
The Syllable. On November 7, 1971, Sibylle Hechtel shared with me the first ascent of a fine line just left of The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Pass or Fail
Pass or Fail. In November 1971 Gib Lewis and I climbed a three-pitch climb to the west of the Cross Country ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, The Chopper
The Chopper. After seven known attempts and seven known falls, this severe one-pitch climb behind Camp 4 was finally solved by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Wildcat Buttress
Wildcat Buttress. Six miles northwest of Tuolumne Meadows is Glen Aulin, a two-mile-long parkland through which the Tuolumne River flows. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Hiatus
Hiatus. Between California Falls and the High Sierra Camp is a large buttress on the north side of the valley, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Ericsson Crags, North Face
Ericsson Crags, North Face. East of Mount Brewer the immensity of the surroundings almost renders dimensions immeasurable. So it is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Junction Peak, North Buttress
Junction Peak, North Buttress. A late winter attempt on the north buttress of Junction Peak by John Rupley and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Thor, South Face
Mount Thor, South Face. An interesting new route on the south face, to the east of existing routes, was done ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Eagle Beaks, East Face
Eagle Beaks, East Face. On October 6, Hooman Aprin and I made the second climb of the south (first) peak of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, West Lone Pine Peak, Red Baron Tower
West Lone Pine Peak, Red Baron Tower. At the head of Tuttle Creek the western continuation of Lone Pine Peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Corocran, Southwest Face
Mount Corcoran, Southwest Face. A long approach up the south fork of Tuttle Creek leads to the eastern side of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Domeland
Domeland, Packing into the center of Domeland on April 16, Chuck Haas and I still found time to climb a truly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Dragtooth, Northwest Arête
Mount Dragtooth, Northeast Arête. When one views the Sawtooth Ridge from the vicinity of Bridgeport, the prominent northeast arê...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Gilbert, Northeast Couloir
Mount Gilbert, Northeast Couloir. On September 3, Al Fowler, Ron Cale and I climbed the prominent ice chute on the northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Middle Tooth, West Face
Middle Tooth, West Face. A casual August ramble in the Sawtooth Ridge area, by Bill Sumner and me, turned up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Tyndall, East Face
Mount Tyndall, East Face. In early August Bill Sumner and I walked in over Shepherd Pass to the rocky basin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Stone House Buttress, Jeanne Neale Route
Stone House Buttress, Jeanne Neale Route. Our first attempt of this route on February 12 was cut short by an unfortunate ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Fuller Buttes, Southeast Face
Fuller Buttes, Southeast Face. The Fuller Buttes are located some 50 miles east of north fork on the Mammoth Pool road. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Salt Spring Reservoir Area
Salt Spring Reservoir Area. The rock wall on the north side of the canyon about a mile west of Salt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Cotter, North Face
Mount Cotter, North Face. In June Tony Qamar, Marek Glogoczowski and I climbed this steep 1000-foot wall to the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Fin Dome, East Face
Fin Dome, East Face. Marek Glogoczowski and I also climbed a new route on the east face of Fin Dome, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Peak 12,893, East Face
Peak 12,893, East Face. This impressive 1200-foot wall is on the Great Western Divide north of Mount Brewer. Jeanne Neale and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Four Gables, East Face
Four Gables, East Face. A very complicated mountain, Four Gables has at least four well-separated summits. A large cirque to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Saddlehorn, South Face
The Saddlehorn, South Face. This prominent tower is located east of Mount Ruskin and can be seen from the vicinity ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Peak 12,416, North Face
Peak 12,416, North Face. In September 1971 Jeanne Neale and I climbed five pitches of free climbing up a diagonal crack system. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Bear Creek Spire, North Arête
Bear Creek Spire, North Arête. In August 1971 Jeanne Neale and I climbed this narrow arête which is plainly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Tulainyo Tower, East Face
Tulainyo Tower, East Face. One mile northwest of Tulainyo Lake is a large granite spire facing east into a cirque ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Adam's Rib
Adam’s Rib. Early in 1971 Doug Robinson and I climbed a 1000-foot tower on Wheeler Crest named “The Smokestack.” It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Utah, Moses, Canyonlands National Park
Kerckhoff Dome. Near Shaver Lake, a year-round road passes within a mile of little-known Kerckhoff Dome. Huge penstocks bring energy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Utah, P 7700, North Face
Moses, Canyonlands National Park. One of the last great desert towers, this one discreetly hidden in remote Taylor Canyon east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Utah, Bridge Mountain Annex, West Face, Zion National Park
Bridge Mountain Annex, West Face, Zion National Park. North of and adjoining Bridge Mountain is a smaller, 1000-foot shoulder, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Arizona, Superstition Mountain, West Face
Superstition Mountain, West Face. From the vicinity of Blue Bird Mine Kris Walker and I approached the obvious Flatiron Buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Arizona, Chinle Spire
Chinle Spire. Jutting out off the north corner of the wingate sandstone, Round Rock is a spectacular reddish spire, some 300 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Arizona, Esperero Canyon Towers, Mount Lemmon
Esperero Canyon Towers, Mount Lemmon. From the outskirts of Tucson it is apparent that several notable towers crest the high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Idaho, Finger of Fate, Sawtooth Range
Finger of Fate, Sawtooth Range. Dick Dorworth and I made this new route in August. We followed several small open-books ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Idaho, Elephants' Perch, West Face
Elephants’ Perch, West Face. In July my brother Greg and I climbed the first lead of Beckey’s original route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Nez Perce, First Winter Ascent
Nez Perce, First Winter Ascent. David George and George Lowe made the first winter ascent of this peak in February. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Mount Owen, Winter Ascent
Mount Owen, Winter Ascent. On March 20 Peter Lev, David Lowe and George Lowe made a fast winter ascent of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Mount Owen, Run-Don't-Walk Couloir
Mount Owen, Run-Don’t-Walk Couloir. Named from a distance several years ago, this couloir which lies between the north ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton, Exum Route, First Winter Ascent
Grand Teton, Exum Route, First Winter Ascent. From February 19 to 21 David Lowe, Jock Glidden, and David Smith made the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton, North Ridge, Simpleton's Pillar
Grand Teton, North Face, Simpleton’s Pillar. June 16-17 Jeff Lowe made an important new variation on the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Pingora, South Face Direct, Cirque of the Towers
Pingora, South Face Direct, Cirque of the Towers. On August 7 Rich Mathies and I began on the grassy ledges running ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Raid Peak, South Buttress and Face North of "Ambush Peak"
Raid Peak, South Buttress and Face North of “Ambush Peak”. On July 16 and 17, John Bouchard and I climbed the 2000-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Mount Helen, North Face
Mount Helen, North Face. Bob Beall, Bob Hritz and Jack Turner made the first ascent of the snow gully between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Colorado, The Painted Wall, Black Canyon of the Gunnison River
The Painted Wall, Black Canyon of the Gunnison River. On May 3 Kris Walker and I completed the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, North Buttress of Chasm View
Black Canyon of the Gunnison, North Buttress of Chasm View. In May Rob Kiesel and I braved the regular descent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
North America, United States, Colorado, Mount Alice, East Wall
Mount Alice, East Wall. The route first climbed by Jack Turner and me on July 8 and 9 ascends the 1200-foot east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973