American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, Greenland, Tasilaq Fjord, East Greenland
Tasilaq Fjord, East Greenland. The Expedition of the Bavarian Friends of Nature were Hans Altheimer, leader, Dr. Ekkehart Otto, Dieter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps
Staunings Alps. The Cambridge Staunings Expedition consisted of K.J. Miller, leader, A.W. Billinghurst, E.W. Smith and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Paornqússuit Qâvat Peninsula, Søndre Strømfjord
Paornqússuit Qâvat Peninsula, Søndre Strømfjord. The little range where we sixteen French climbed in 1972 is some 55 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Upernivik Island, West Greenland
Upernivik Island, West Greenland. Our expedition climbed on Uper- nivik Island at 71° N., north and south of the Sermeq Qiterdleq ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Upernivik Island, West Greenland
Upernivik Island, West Greenland. Our expedition was composed of Enrique Benavente, Juan Cerda, Emilio Civis, Berta Escola, Heinz Porkorski, Jorge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Mexico, El Gran Trono Blance, VW Route
El Gran Trono Blanco, VW Route, Baja California. On April 17 and 18, TM Herbert, Tom Condon and I began with two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Maria
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Dobbs Hartshorne and I approached the range in July 1972 in three days via San Sebastiá...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Colombia, Pico Ojeda and La Reina, Sierra Nevada de Santa Maria
Pico Ojeda and La Reina, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. In December 1972 and January 1973 I led a climbing and spider-collecting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Colombia, New Routes on Pico Bolivar, Santander and Ojeda
New Routes on Picos Bolívar, Santander and Ojeda. After several weeks of difficulty both in obtaining permission from Indian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, Illiniza Sur and Ayapungo
Illiniza Sur and Ayapungo. The Ecuadorians José Bergés and Marco Cruz made the first ascent of the steep south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, Cotopaxi, Sangay and Chimborazo
Cotopaxi, Sangay and Chimborazo. A group of 11 Czechs, three Poles and a Russian were active in Ecuador from June until ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, Solo Ascents
Solo Ascents. I climbed Cayambe on June 13, 1972, Cotopaxi on the 18th and Chimborazo on the 20th, all solo. Michael Kelsey, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, A New Climbing Club in Ecuador
A New Climbing Club in Ecuador. In August, 1972 a group of expatriate residents in Ecuador organized an English-speaking climbing club ...
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Notes
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte, Northeast Face
Huascarán Norte, Northeast Face. The northeast face of Huascarán Norte was first climbed by an expedition composed of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán, Southwest Ridge
Huascarán, Southwest Ridge. Dr. Ulrich Schwabe, Karl Gabl, Dr. Raimund Margreiter and I got to Base Camp above Carhuaz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán, Southwest Ridge
Huascarán, Southwest Ridge. Our party included Thomas Bowen, Stu During, Richard Hildner, Richard “Munch” Cussler and me. Our route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán
Huascarán. In one of the commercially organized trips of Bepe Tenti, seven Italians, Romeo Colombo, Giancarlo Corbellini, Carlo Del ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte and Pisco
Huascarán Norte and Pisco. Raúl Bárcena Y, Guillermo Díaz R, Antonio Carmona and Vicente Hinojosa A ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte
Huascarán Norte. On June 9, four members of the Freelance Alpine Research Team reached the north summit of Huascarán ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Tragedy on Chopicalqui
Tragedy on Chopicalqui. Three German climbers, S. Tilman, Ulrich Bernard and D. Albrecht, were swept to their deaths by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Sur, South Buttress
Huandoy Sur, South Buttress. The Salzburger Expedition had as its goal Huandoy Sur’s 4000-foot-high south buttress. (Climbed by Americans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Sur, South Face Attempt
Huandoy Sur, South Face Attempt. Stevie Docherty, Sam Crymble, Ian Nicholson, Don Higgins, Ian Singleton and I as leader arrived ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Oeste amd a Peak in the Aguja Nevada Group
Huandoy Oeste and a Peak in the Aguja Nevada Group. The Poles Eugeniusz Chrobak, Tadeusz Laukajtys, Wojciech Szymanski and Ludwik ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Norte
Huandoy Norte. Scipio Merler led a party of five, including David Jones, Fred Douglas, Neil Humphrey and me, on an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pisco and Tocllaraju
Pisco and Tocllaraju. French climbers were active in the Llanganuco. On August 20 Alexi Lucchesi, Jean and Aimée Germanaz, Jacques ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Peaks in Llanganuco Valley
Peaks in Llanganuco Valley. Laurie Skreslet, Tom Marron, Joe Duhaime, Larry Derby and I made the following climbs: Yanapaccha Sur (16,880 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Quitaraju
Quitaraju. Our expedition was made up of Bart Sloof, Rudolf Trouw, Bert Maas, Louis Berger, Jan Warnaars and me. From ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo Norte
Alpamayo Norte. Mel and Becci Knapp, Roy and Joan Fray, Brock Wagstaff, Karl Gerdes and I arrived at the Pucacocha ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ulta, Alpamayo Norte, Pucaraju and Other Peaks
Ulta, Alpamayo Norte, Pucaraju and Other Peaks. The South African Andean Expedition arrived in the Cordillera Blanca in June and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Cancaracá Group
Cancaracá Group. Nine members of the Royal Dutch Alpine Club, eight Dutch and one Peruvian, Dr. Dolf Noordijk, Fons Driessen, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974