American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Dhaulagiri 1973
Dhaulagiri 1973 Louis F. reichardt Formation of the expedition THE 1973 American Dhaulagiri Expedition’s conception and initial momentum were a legacy ...
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Feature Article
1974
An Alpine Traverse of Fairweather and Quincy Adams
An Alpine Traverse of Fairweather and Quincy Adams James Wickwire FOR several years I had regarded Mount Fairweather as a ...
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Feature Article
1974
The Southwest Ridge of Fairweather
The Southwest Ridge of Fairweather Peter Metcalf AS the rather flat summit of 15,300-foot Mount Fairweather finally materialized through the ...
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Feature Article
1974
Mount Hunter, South Face and Ridge
Mount Hunter, South Face and Ridge Dean Rau Avoice shattered the feelings of unreality that had plagued me during my ...
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Feature Article
1974
Mount Hunter's Southeast Ridge
Mount Hunter’s Southeast Ridge Paul Corwin, Dartmouth Mountaineering Club We jumped out of the plane and threw out our ...
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Feature Article
1974
The Hubbard Affair
The Hubbard Affair Kenneth Andrasko, Harvard Mountaineering Club HUBBARD is such a tubby name, without serpentine or exception, no howling ...
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Feature Article
1974
Horn Spire
Horn Spire Craig Lingle, Unaffiliated THIRTY miles north of Juneau, Horn Spire towers above the junction of the Thiel and ...
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Feature Article
1974
Devil's Thumb
Devil’s Thumb George H. Lowe ABLUR—too much, too fast. We sat in the sunshine packing for our climb. ...
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Feature Article
1974
A Logan Adventure
A Logan Adventure Galen A. Rowell IWAVED to the smiling faces in the 5-place helicopter. Sandy Bill gazed resolutely straight ...
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Feature Article
1974
Days Remembered
Days Remembered James Simpson When a man becomes a legend in his own time, particularly if he is articulate, he ...
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Feature Article
1974
The Devil and Nooksak Tower
The Devil and Nooksak Tower Alex Bertulis “DER Teufel ist gefallen!” * wrote “Friedrich” Beckey on the first page of a ...
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Feature Article
1974
Some Clean Wall Climbs in Yosemite
Some Clean Wall Climbs in Yosemite Bruce Carson 25 May 1973 Steve, At last! Vindication! You don’t know what I’m ...
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Feature Article
1974
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EL CAPITAN: I wanted to approach but then I didn’t. Like David tackling Goliath. It would be the fulfillment ...
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Feature Article
1974
Fairview Dome's West Face
Fairview Dome’s West Face Thomas Higgins SEVERAL times since 1968, Bob Kamps and I have attempted a new route on ...
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Feature Article
1974
Cordillera Raura
Cordillera Raura John Ricker The following is a chapter from a guidebook in preparation on the Peruvian Andes. Maps and ...
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Feature Article
1974
The Vilcamba and Salcantay
The Vilcabamba and Salcantay Ian Harverson‡, Australian Andean Expedition, 1973, and Michael G. Andrews, New Zealand Apline Club The Pumasillo Group ...
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Feature Article
1974
Huayna Potosí: The Pleasures of Ignorance
Huayna Potosí: The Pleasures of Ignorance Jack Miller WE entered Bolivia as Babes of the Woods. Naked and innocent. There ...
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Feature Article
1974
Mount Burney, Patagonia
Mount Burney, Patagonia Eric E. Shipton MOUNT Burney is a volcano standing near the northwest corner of the Muñoz ...
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Feature Article
1974
International Training Camp, Crimea, USSR
International Training Camp, Crimea, USSR John Waterman JOHN Griffith, Jineen Janetsky and I represented the American Alpine Club in the ...
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Feature Article
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley
As always, we are very grateful to the Editorial Board and to those friends without whose unstinting assistance this section ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Denali Arctic Environmental Project
Denali Arctic Environmental Project. This project was sponsored by the University of Oregon Outdoor Program, the Idaho State University Outdoor ...
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Notes
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Ascents in McKinley Park
Ascents in McKinley Park. As seasonal ranger, I took part in various climbs, many unsuccessful, in what proved to be ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Silverthrone
Mount Silverthrone. Keith Anderson and Ken Kleine made the second ascent of Mount Silverthrone by a new route up the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Moose's Tooth, South Summit
Moose’s Tooth, South Summit. Dave Lunn, Dave O’Neil and I were flown by Cliff Hudson to the Ruth ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Moose's Tooth
Moose’s Tooth. In May Tim Auger, Mike Farrell, Ron Gilligan and I attempted the Moose’s Tooth via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hayes
Mount Hayes. On May 12 Larry Small, Jim Johnson and I left the Richardson Highway at Donneley’s Inn, crossed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hayes, West Ridge Attempt
Mount Hayes, West Ridge Attempt. On July 1 we began ferrying loads across the Big Delta River above the Black Rapids ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hubbard, Southwest Ridge
Mount Hubbard, Southwest Ridge. Bruce Tickell, Skip Edmonds, Bill Lokey and John Schutt made a fine new route on Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Redoubt Volcano to Double Peak, Chigmit Ski Traverse
Redoubt Volcano to Double Peak, Chigmit Ski Traverse. Following a six-day delay, due to weather, Al Curtis of Alyeska Air ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7542, Talkeetna Mountains
P 7542, Talkeetna Mountains. On June 29 Dick Nystrom and I headed north out of Palmer and parked our car where we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Tom White, Chugach Mountains
Mount Tom White, Chugach Mountains. After eight leisurely days rafting down the Copper River from Chitina, we arrived at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Doonerak and Other Peaks, Brooks Range
Doonerak and Other Peaks, Brooks Range. For three weeks in August, a Sierra Club climbing group visited the north fork ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, Chilkat Range
Chilkat Range. Chuck Warren, Dave Butherus, Ted and Steve Lewis, Duncan Crosby and I as leader visited the heart of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Alaska, South Taku Tower, East Face
South Taku Tower, East Face. Daniel Reid and others made the first ascent of the difficult east face of South ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, Willis Wall
Mount Rainier, Willis Wall. In early May, Dusan Jagersky and I climbed about half way up the central rib on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, Direct Russell Clliff
Mount Rainier, Direct Russell Cliff. On July 7 to 8 the first direct ascent of Russell Cliff was accomplished by Jim Springer, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Big Four, North Face
Big Four, North Face. January 3, 1974, Rich Carlstad and Cal Folsom climbed the gully to the east of the standard north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Ten Peak Mountain, North Buttress
Ten Peak Mountain, North Buttress. This is the rather prominent buttress which can be seen on the Sierra Club poster, “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, P 4245, "Exfoliation Dome" North of Helena Peak
P 4245, “Exfoliation Dome” north of Helena Peak. On September 15, the north ridge of this uncharacteristic granite formation a few miles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Forbidden Peak, Northwest Face
Forbidden Peak, Northwest Face. This very aesthetic alpine route combines a good short ice climb on the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Copper Mountain
Copper Mountain. The highest (7840 feet) and most southerly peak of the Liberty Bell—Early Winters Spires ridge system, this pleasant ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Cutthroat Peak
Cutthroat Peak. In August, Hugh Sincock and I climbed a new route on the southwest side of Cutthroat Peak. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Nooksack Cirque Icewall
Nooksack Cirque Icewall. Once described as the “deepest, darkest, coldest hole” in the North Cascades, the Nooksack Cirque offers many ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Castle Peak, North Face
Castle Peak, North Face. Castle Peak is located in the Pasayten Wilderness just northeast of Mount Hozomeen. The peak is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Cathedral Peak, Southwest Ridge
Cathedral Peak, Southwest Ridge. During August a large Commonwealth team consisting of Howie Richardson, Robin Mounsey, Bob Cuthbert, Bruce McPherson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Sawtooth Peak, North Face
Sawtooth Peak, North Face. Because the nearly vertical profile of Sawtooth’s north face is very noticeable from the road ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Juggernaut
The Juggernaut. After Jack Roberts, Dave Black, and I climbed a simply gorgeous face, really a prow, southwest of Crown ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Horse Creek Tower
Horse Creek Tower. This surprising monolith is on the lower scarp of Sawtooth Ridge, in full view of Twin Lakes, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Thor, Southeast Face
Mount Thor, Southeast Face. A new route, using the prominent dihedral bearing toward the east summit crest, was done on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Stonehouse Buttress, Southeast Face
Stonehouse Buttress, Southeast Face. The Milky Way Chimney, a new route on Stonehouse Buttress, was done on April 29 and 30 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974