American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Charlotte Dome, Southwest Arête
Charlotte Dome, Southwest Arête. Dave Lomba and I climbed 11 pitches of choice high-country granite along this narrow ridge. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Crystal Crag, East Face
Crystal Crag, East Face. Vern Clevenger and I climbed a three-pitch F9 route on the left side of this face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Towers Below Wheeler Crest
Towers Below Wheeler Crest. In September Chris Vandiver and I climbed two virgin towers in this region, naming them Soaring ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Hale Pinnacles and Mount Hale, East Face
Mount Hale Pinnacles and Mount Hale, East Face. On the ridge of Mount Hale that extends toward Mount Whitney, before ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Lone Pine Peak, South-Southeast Face
Lone Pine Peak, South-Southeast Face. From the Stone House the south-southeast face of Lone Pine Peak presents the following features: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, No Name Pyramid
No Name Pyramid. On August 12, Jack Roberts, Mike Graber, and I climbed a new route on the east face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Stewart, North Face
Mount Stewart, North Face. A long approach on the High Sierra Trail and up Lone Pine Creek ended at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Banner Peak, East Face—Far Right Side
Banner Peak, East Face—Far Right Side. On the 28th of August, Kevin Sutter and I climbed what we believed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Peak 11,998, The Crooked Walnut
Peak 11,998, The Cooked Walnut. The LeConte Divide in general holds little of interest for the technical climber. Rising above Arctic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, Half Dome, Northwest Face
Half Dome, Northwest Face. In August, Doug Robinson, Dennis Hen- nek, and I climbed the normal route entirely on nuts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, California, Yosemite, El Capitan, End All Route
El Capitan, End All Route. Aside from routes mentioned elsewhere in this Journal, other fine routes were made in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Nevada, Mount Charleston
Mount Charleston. As seen from the desert to the east, the northern upper crest of Mount Charleston in appearance justifies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Arizona, Jacobs Ladder, Monument Valley
Jacobs Ladder, Monument Valley. On May 5 Fred Beckey, Bob Degles and I made the first ascent of this 300-foot tower, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Arizona, Dragoon Mountains, Cochise Stronghold
Dragoon Mountains, Cochise Stronghold. There are many waves and spines of granodiorite in outline along the ridges and flanks of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton, First Winter Ascent and Descent of the East Ridge
Grand Teton, First Winter Ascent and Descent of East Ridge. The technical challenge of the east ridge no longer appealed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton, Southeast Chimney
Grand Teton, Southeast Chimney. By taking advantage of an important variation pioneered in 1960 by Lev, Greig, Glosser, and Laing, a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Wyoming, South Teton, East Snow Couloir
South Teton, East Snow Couloir. On August 1, Jim Olson and Tom Watson made the first ascent of this couloir which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Wyoming, Prospector's Mountain, Northeast Face, Tetons
Prospectors Mountain, Northeast Face, Tetons. Eager to test the dimensions of a weekend trip to the Tetons from Moab, Utah, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mount Mitchell, North Face, Wind River Range
Mount Mitchell, North Face, Wind River Range. Dick Dorworth and I stumbled into this fine free new route, trying to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Wyoming, Bighorn and Cloud Peaks, Bighorn Range
Bighorn and Cloud Peaks, Bighorn Range. The northeast face of Bighorn Peak is a two-mile-long convoluted rock wall embracing two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Wyoming, Devil's Tower, "Conquest of Tillie's Lookout," West Face
Devils Tower, “Conquest of Tillie’s Lookout”, West Face. In early August Mike LaLone and I made a new route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Colorado, Mount Neva, East Face, Indian Peak Range
Mount Neva, East Face, Indian Peak Range. Bart Chandler and I walked in on October 26 to bivouac on a glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Colorado, Diamond, Long's Peak
Diamond, Longs Peak. In late May Dan McClure and I finished a previously attempted new route to the right of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, United States, Colorado, Hallets Peak
Hallets Peak.* In mid-July Larry Bruce and I completed a 12-pitch girdle traverse of the 2nd and 3rd Buttresses. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, East-West Traverse
Mount Logan, East-West Traverse. We members of the Senshu Alpine Club traversed Mount Logan from east to west via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. We did the standard King Col route on Mount Logan with camps in the King Trench (10,700 feet), King ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan West Peak on Skis
Mount Logan West Peak on Skis. The Tokai University Alpine Club party was composed of Yoshio Ohkubo, Kiyoshi Takabayashi, Junichi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mounts Macaulay, Wood, Slaggard, and Strickland
Mounts Macaulay, Wood, Slaggard, and Strickland. On May 19 John Foxall, David Hobill, Kevin O’Connell and I were flown by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Steele Attempt
Mount Steele Attempt. Gary Zieve, Dave Schaus, Bob Plaag and I were landed at 7500 feet on the Steele Glacier and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Terrirory, Mount Steele Attempt
Mount Steele Attempt. In July and August, Jeff Elphinston, Kipp Drummond and I attempted the east ridge of Mount Steele (16,644 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Steele Attempt
Mount Steele Attempt. Because the upper Chitina was too crevassed for a fixed-wing aircraft, we planned to land on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Maxwell
Mount Maxwell. After arriving at Kluane Lake on August 5, for a week we packed our loads along Slims River and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Sam Ford and Eglington Fiords, Baffin Island
Sam Ford and Eglington Fiords, Baffin Island. No climbers had visited these mountains since 1950 when three Swiss and an American ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Kingait Fiord, Baffin Island
Kingnait Fiord, Baffin Island. During July and August, I led a return expedition to the previously unexplored valley running northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Deltaform Mountain, North Face
Deltaform Mountain, North Face. Certain mountains grab us when we first see them; they remain with us until we can ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Siffleur Wilderness
Siffleur Wilderness. On July 23 Bill Putnam and I returned to an area near where we had climbed in 1972. We were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Narao Peak
Narao Peak. On September 1, 1972 Tim Auger and I climbed the right or more northerly of the two couloirs on Narao ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Andromeda, North Face to the West Summit
Andromeda, North Face to the West Summit. Bugs McKeith and I made this new* route on August 12. The route makes ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Whitehorn, North Face and North Ridge
Whitehorn lies about eight miles southwest of Robson and can be easily seen from the Mount Robson trail; with binoculars ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Bridgland, East Face
Mount Bridgland, East Face. A spell of dry, clear weather the third week of August provided the impetus for a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Adamant Group, Northern Selkirks
Adamant Group, Northern Selkirks. On July 16 and 17 Rob Taylor, Bill Thompson and I climbed the southwest ridge of Ironman in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Adamant, Gothic, and Sir Sandford Groups, Northern Selkirks
Adamant, Gothic and Sir Sandford Groups, Northern Selkirks. Twelve members and friends of the Dartmouth Mountaineering Club spent three weeks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, "Paramount Peak," Farnham Group
“Paramount Peak”, Farnham Group. At 9900 feet “Paramount Peak” is the higher of two prominent rock peaks located at the southern ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, The "Egyptian Peaks," Commander Group
The “Egyptian Peaks”, Commander Group. In late July John Jeglum and I, together with our families, drove about 9 miles up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Snowpatch Spire, West Face, Bugaboos
Snowpatch Spire, West Face, Bugaboos. This is one of two new routes done by parties attempting to find a route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Howser Spire, West Face, Bugaboos
Howser Spire, West Face, Bugaboos. Steve Sutton and Hugh Burton made a new direct route on the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Mount Jacobsen, East Face of East Peak
Mount Jacobsen, East Face of East Peak. On the theory that a six- day trip to the Ape Lake area ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Canada, Coast Range, "Grimface," Cascade Range
“Grimface,” Cascade Range. During the second week of August Doug McCarty, Steve Barnett, and I climbed new routes on “Grimface”, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Ingolffjeld, Attempt on South Face
Ingolffjeld, Attempt on South Face. The weather was unusually poor, making access to the fjord a problem because of excessive ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Apostelens Tommelfinger Attempt
Apostelens Tommelfinger Attempt. A scientific-climbing expedition of the Trieste section of the CAI was led by Franco de Fachinetti and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974