American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Idaho, Old Mount Hyndman, Northeast Face, Pioneer Mountains
Old Mount Hyndman, Northeast Face, Pioneer Mountains. On September 28 Bill March, Nobuyuki Fujita, Jerry Leitch and I made the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Idaho, Mount Heyburn, Complete East Ridge, Sawtooth Range
Mount Heyburn, Complete East Ridge, Sawtooth Range. Stan Hilbert and I made the complete traverse of the east ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Montana, Mill Creek Canyon, Bitterroot Range
Mill Creek Canyon, Bitterroot Range. The Bitterroots extend south from the Missoula area and are punctuated by glacier-carved granite canyons ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, One-Day Winter Climbs in the Tetons
One-Day Winter Climbs in the Tetons. The trend, started in recent years, to ascend and descend a major Teton summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Mount Owen, First Ski Descent
Mount Owen, First Ski Descent. One more of the major Teton summits has been descended on skis, this time Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Middle Teton, Northeast Face
Middle Teton, Northeast Face. A new route on this face, involving some 500 feet of roped climbing, was made by Roger ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Tetons, Rolling Thunder, Northeast Ridge
Rolling Thunder, Northeast Ridge. This ridge, while spectacular when viewed from certain directions, proved to be remarkably easy when first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, P 11,172 and "Gash Peak"
P 11,172 and “Gash Peak.” Despite some rain every day, during four days in August Del Langbauer, David Goeddel, Jack Norris ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, P 11,793, Twenty Lakes Wall
Peak 11,793, Twenty Lakes Wall. Above a magnificent unnamed lake east of Mount Roberts, this face lies to the north, an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, Squaretop
Squaretop. The right skyline of Squaretop when viewed from the Green River Lakes presents a 1800-foot sweep of excellent rock. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, New Routes in Peak Lake Cirque, Upper Green River
New Routes in Peak Lake Cirque, Upper Green River. Stan Hilbert accompanied me on these climbs. Sulphur Peak, North Face: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Wyoming—Wind River Range, Mount Helen, Northwest Ridge of the First Tower
Mount Helen, Northwest Ridge of the First Tower. On August 29 Dennis Turville, Lynn Wheeler and I started up two pitches ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Colorado, Notchtop Mountain, East Face
Notchtop Mountain, East Face. The first ascent of the exposed, seven- pitch “White Room” route was made in June by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Colorado, Bridalveil Falls
Bridalveil Falls. In January Mike Weis and I climbed Bridalveil Falls near Telluride. Thin, brittle ice with overhanging bulges combined ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Colorado, Wetterhorn Peak, North Face
Wetterhorn Peak, North Face. In late September 1973 Paul Hogan and I made what we think was the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Colorado, McHenry's Peak, Northeast Face
McHenry’s Peak, Northeast Face. Dakers Gowans and I started on a right-facing corner up the center of the great ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, United States, Colorado, Powell Peak, East Face
Powell Peak, East Face. On July 4 John Byrd, Dakers Gowans and I climbed a new route, probably the first, on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
American Alpine Club Mountaineering Fellowship Fund
American Alpine Club Mountaineering Fellowship Fund. Five young climbers were given grants in 1974 from the Mountaineering Fellowship Fund. John Lyon, ...
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Notes
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Northwest Ridge
Mount Logan, Northwest Ridge. On May 31 Ron Frid, our helicopter pilot deposited Bruce Balderston, A1 Mathews, Dave Sweet and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. From June 2 to 9 the 1974 Mount Logan High Altitude Physiology Study (HAPS) Project Support Team climbed the standard King ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Second Ascent of HubSew Ridge
Mount Logan, Second Ascent of HubSew Ridge. Originally we thought our route unclimbed, but reading after the climb showed that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mounts Hubbard and Kennedy and Tragedy on the Weisshorn
Mounts Hubbard and Kennedy and Tragedy on the Weisshorn. After the ascent of Mount McKinley, our Polish expedition changed its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Kennedy and Mount Southesk
Mount Kennedy and Mount Southesk. Two years ago when Parks Canada took over the area around Mount Kennedy, and Parks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Pinnacle Peak
Pinnacle Peak. Harry Bowron, Hugh Ewing, Kirk Keogh and I were landed in early May on the glacier below the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Maxwell and Peaks above the Kaskawulsh Basin
Mount Maxwell and Peaks above the Kaskawulsh Basin. The second small expedition of the Paris Section of the French Alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Cairnes, Kluane Range
Mount Cairnes, Kluane Range. Our ascent of Mount Cairnes (9150 feet), east of Vulcan, was, I gather, not a first ascent, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, North Baffin-Bylot Expedition
North Baffin-Bylot Expedition. Our object was exploratory mountaineering in the “high arctic.” We began operations from the settlement of Pond ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Robson, First Attempted Solo Ascent of North Face, Second Solo Ascent of Kain Face
Mount Robson, First Attempted Solo Ascent of North Face, Second Solo Ascent of Kain Face. On August 8 I climbed from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Robson, Southwest Face
Mount Robson, Southwest Face. The southwest face, the concave face between Emperor Ridge and Wishbone Arête, begins at a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Stanley, North Face
Mount Stanley, North Face. My cousin, John Waterman and I started in a large couloir just left of the point ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Fay
Mount Fay. I made a solo ascent via the glacier and ice couloirs of the north face on August 26, including ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Split Peak, North Face
Split Peak, North Face. The north face of the previously unclimbed east summit of Split Peak (9610 feet) was climbed by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount MacDonald, Little Face
Mount MacDonald, Little Face. My cousin Alan Dane Waterman and I made a new route on the Little (east) Face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, "Paradox Peak," Farnham Group
“Paradox Peak,” Farnham Group. On July 25 John Jeglum, Doug Martin and I left Toby Creek road near its junction with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Sugarloaf Mountain, Southeast Ridge, Selkirks
Sugarloaf Mountain, Southeast Ridge, Selkirks. After a week in the Clemenceau Icefield area where poor snow conditions kept a group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Middle Howser Tower, East Face
Middle Howser Tower, East Face. Al Spero and I started at a high point in the snow almost directly below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Peaks in Northen Selkirks
Peaks in Northern Selkirks. On a week trip starting July 27, the undersigned, with Dave Wilson, John Wilson, Scott Highland, John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, West Molar, South Face
West Molar, south face. For some time I had hoped there would be a classic line from the east on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Asgard Peak, North Ridge, Valhalla Mountains, Southern Selkirks
Asgard Peak, North Ridge, Valhalla Mountains, Southern Selkirks. On September 2 Shari Nelson and I climbed the north ridge of Asgard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Totem Peak, East Face, Southern Purcells
Totem Peak, East Face, Southern Purcells. Art Twomey saw that the good late-year weather would be excellent for his latest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Greenland, Kangersuneq Fjord
Kangersuneq Fjord, South Greenland. Kap Farvel (Cape Farewell) is known for its loose rock and unpredictable weather. On the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Greenland, Qioqe Peninsula
Qioqe Peninsula, West Greenland. The second Hessian Greenland Expedition with eight men and my wife Anne left Frankfurt by air ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Greenland, Akuliaruseq Peninsula
Akuliaruseq Peninsula, West Greenland. The expedition of the Cuneo section of the Club Alpino Italiano was composed of Antonio Perino, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Greenland, Peaks above Karale Glacier
Peaks above Karale Glacier. An expedition of the Auronzo section of the CAI was composed of Alziro Molin, leader, Gianni ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Mexico, Baja California—Sierra Juarez, El Gran Trono Blanco, North Face, Deep Throat Route
El Gran Trono Blanco, north face, Deep Throat Route. A Thanksgiving Day snowstorm in Baja? Iced-over granite and quagmire roads ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Mexico, Baja California—Sierra Juarez, New Routes, El Gato
Sierra Juárez, Baja California, New Routes. El Gato: This hatchetlike rock tower east of the final half-mile of road ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
North America, Mexico, Baja California—Sierra Juarez, El Gran Trono Blanco
El Gran Trono Blanco, Baja California. On March 25 Brian Cox, Werner Landry and I completed a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
South America, Colombia, Colón, Bolívar, El Guardián and Loma Cebolleta, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Colón, Bolívar, El Guardián and Loma Cebolleta, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Peter Devine, David Mainer and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
South America, Colombia, Mountaineering in Colombia
Mountaineering in Colombia. I visited the central Andes of Colombia, ascending, some peaks previously climbed a number of times. An ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
South America, Colombia, El Guardián, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
El Guardián, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. On October 16 Padre Giuseppe Ferrari and I climbed El Guardián by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975