American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Archangel — Foraker's North Ridge
The Archangel — Foraker's North Ridge Gerard A. Roach AS we approached the pass, we instinctively speeded up. Soon we were ...
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Feature Article
1976
Ham and Eggs on the Moose's Tooth
Ham and Eggs on the Moose’s Tooth Jonathan Krakauer A new route on Kichatna Spire. The winter and spring ...
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Feature Article
1976
Deborah
Deborah Brian Okonek, Mountaineering Club of Alaska WHEN Fred Beckey, Heinrich Harrer, and Henry Meybohm stepped onto the summit of ...
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Feature Article
1976
Ascents in the Cathedral Spires
Ascents in the Cathedral Spires Michael Graber, Buff Climbing Club ON June 26, Cliff Hudson flew Hoo- man Aprin, David Black ...
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Feature Article
1976
Fairweather's South-Southwest Ridge
Fairweather's South-Southwest Ridge Steven Gaskill, Colorado Mountain Club STARTING on June 28 Keith Echelmeyer, Steve Ruhl, Mike Ruckhaus, Mike Berman, Darrell ...
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Feature Article
1976
A McKinley Traverse via Reality Ridge
A McKinley Traverse via Reality Ridge Peter Metcalf VISIONS of spectacular mountain spires, steep clean ice, Yosemite-like granite and new ...
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Feature Article
1976
Logan Mountains
Logan Mountains Andrew Embick SNOWFLAKES drifted slowly upward, shimmeringly evanescent in the sun. Lines of clouds, some dark and ominous, ...
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The Cold-Dance Review: Winter Ice Climbing and Its Techniques on Kichener
The Cold- Dance Review Winter Ice Climbing and its Techniques on Kitchener Jeff Lowe “To dance beneath the diamond sky ...
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Feature Article
1976
New Colorado Ice Climbs, 1973-1975
New Colorado Ice Climbs, 1973-1975 Michael Kennedy, Elk Mountain Climbing Club THERE was little interest in winter ice climbing in ...
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Feature Article
1976
A Soviet First Ascent in the North Cascades
WHEN the Soviet team arrived in Seattle, we met them, for the first time, during a luncheon in the Plaza ...
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Feature Article
1976
Everest Southwest Face
Everest Southwest Face Christian Bonington I knew there was something wrong the moment Martin Boysen started speaking on the radio. ...
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Feature Article
1976
The Northwest Ridge of K2
The Northwest Ridge of K2 James Wickwire ON the Pakistani-Chinese border, K2 rises as a rocky, isolated pyramid to 28,741 feet*, ...
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Feature Article
1976
Northeast Ridge of M-6
Northeast Ridge of M-6 Talbot Bielefeldt WE began by finding that the road over Rohtang Pass to Keylang was closed ...
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Feature Article
1976
Ranrapalca's North Face, Cordillera Blanca
Ranrapalca’s North Face, Cordillera Blanca Michael J. Rourke ADMITTEDLY. ours is an enviable position. Few visitors to the Cordillera ...
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Feature Article
1976
Parque Nacional Huascarán, Cordillera Blanca, Peru
Parque Nacional Huascarán, Cordillera Blanca, Peru Michael J. Rourke THE Parque Nacional Huascarán, situated in the northern Peruvian ...
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Feature Article
1976
Sea-Going Climbers in Southern Chile
Sea-Going Climbers in Southern Chile Jack Miller IN mid-November, 1974, the four of us, William Rodarmor, Peter Bruchhausen, myself, and our ...
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Feature Article
1976
Mount Kenya's Diamond Couloir
AFRICA was about the last place I ever expected to find myself. Not because it lacks interest, but just to ...
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Feature Article
1976
Rock Climbing in Australia
Rock Climbing in Australia HENRY BARBER made a six-week visit to Australia in the southern autumn of 1975. He climbed in ...
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Feature Article
1976
Man of the Trail
Man of the Trail Fred Stephens What would one not give to be young again, riding with a packtrain through ...
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Feature Article
1976
Altitude Illness — 1976 Version
Altitude Illness— 1976 Version Charles S. Houston, M.D. AS more and more thousands of people easily and speedily reach high ...
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Feature Article
1976
HAPS: The Arctic Institute High Altitude Physioogy Study on Mount Logan
HAPS The Arctic Institute High Altitude Physiology Study on Mount Logan Charles S. Houston, M.D. THE small group of ...
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Feature Article
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley
We are well aware that this section could not exist without the help of many other than the Editorial Board. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North American, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley, South Buttress-Thayer Basin-West Buttress Traverse
Mount McKinley, South Buttress-Thayer Basin-West Buttress Traverse. Jim Carpenter, Greg Kallio, Bill Laxson, Steve Lyford, Jim Miller, Dick Morse, Jeff ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Foraker, First Winter Ascent, Southeast Ridge
Mount Foraker, First Winter Ascent, Southeast Ridge. A Mountaineering Club of Alaska party was flown to the Kahiltna Glacier on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Foraker
Mount Foraker. A group of four led by Steve van Meter climbed Foraker by its southeast ridge, which was first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hunter, East Ridge
Mount Hunter, East Ridge. The Eihokai-Osaka Expedition was composed of Kazuteru Jo, leader, Katsuyuki Jo, Yasuyuki Yamashita, Shintaro Sekizuka and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, West Face of Mount Huntington, Alpine-Style
West Face of Mount Huntington, Alpine-Style. Since the climb would be a second ascent, following the Harvard route, one should ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Moose's Tooth, East Face Attempt
Moose’s Tooth, East Face Attempt. In early June Lou Dawson, Tom Merrill, Bob Sullivan and I made an attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Tatum, Northeast Ridge
Mount Tatum, Northeast Ridge. On July 7 to 10, my brother Steve Hackett and I climbed Mount Tatum (11,140 feet). We left Wonder ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Brooks
Mount Brooks. On June 14 Mark Bondurant, Reinhold Seyde and I reached the summit of Mount Brooks (11,940 feet). On June 11 we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Silverthorne Traverse
Mount Silverthrone Traverse. On April 2 and 3 four of us flew to the Ruth Amphitheater with Cliff Hudson, where we met ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Tokosha Mountains
Tokosha Mountains. The Teton-like Tokosha Mountains, named in 1906 by Belmore Browne and meaning “the place where there are no trees” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Deborah, North Face Attempt; P 9400 and P 9830
Mount Deborah, North Face Attempt; P 9400 and P 9830. Our party consisted of Don Brooks*, Dave Huntley, Eric Reynolds and me*. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, South Peak of Mount Hayes Attempt
South Peak of Mount Hayes Attempt. We failed to reach the south peak of Mount Hayes because a huge crevasse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna Spires
Kichatna Spires. During the month of July a group of Alaska climbers, Clancy Crawford, Charlie Hostetler, Paul Denkewalter, Peter Sennhauser ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Eekayruk, Falsoola, Brooks Range
Eekayruk, Falsoola, Brooks Range. Starting from the pipeline road on August 17, our group crossed the Dietrich River and followed Kuyuktuvuk ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Romanzof Mountains, Brooks Range
Romanzof Mountains, Brooks Range. During three weeks of June, Geoff Radford and I climbed around the Okpilak River drainage in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Michelson, Brooks Range
Mount Michelson, Brooks Range. Tom Elliott and I climbed Mount Michelson (8855 feet) and Tugak Peak (approx. 8600 feet) on August 3 and 4, 1974, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hill, Northern Boundary Range
Mount Hill, Northern Boundary Range. On August 12, 1974, while working for the U.S. Geological Survey, I climbed this peak (Boundary ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Marcus Baker, Chugach Mountains
Marcus Baker, Chugach Mountains. In August, Kate Allen, John Wittmayer, Randall Jones and I spent twelve days relaying equipment up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Baker, North Summit
Marcus Baker, North Summit. Mark Fouts, Ward Warren and I approached by the winding, 30-mile Matanuska Glacier. On June 11 we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Sanford, Wrangell Range
Mount Sanford, Wrangell Range. On August 8 Randy Hargesheimer, Rich Swenson, Jean Borrett and I crossed the Copper River by raft ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Blackburn
Blackburn. Teruo Takeda and Yoshiaki Fujii of the Sado Alpine Club were landed on May 23 on the Nabesna Glacier at 6500 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Jette, St. Elias Mountains
Mount Jette, St. Elias Mountains. On July 6, R.A. Bindschadler, W.D. Harrison, C.F. Raymond and I made what ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Wilbur, Fairweather Group
Mount Wilbur, Fairweather Group. Ken Loken flew David Jones, Clark Gerhardt, Craig McKibben and me from Juneau to Lituya Bay ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, P 12,606, Fairweather Range
P 12,606, Fairweather Range. On April 24 Bill Sumner, Mike Heath and I reached Base Camp at 6500 feet on the Fairweather Glacier, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Lituya
Mount Lituya. After many a rainy night in Juneau, Larry McGee of Channel Flying landed our trio at Cape Fairweather ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Ice Climbing in Alaska
Ice Climbing in Alaska. There is a growing interest in ice climbing in Alaska. Two areas have been getting most ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Alaska, Mendenhall Towers, Juneau Icefields
Mendenhall Towers, Juneau Icefields. Craig McKibben, Brian Cox, my wife Sharon and I left the Mendenhall Loop Road on July 5 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, Stormy Monday Couloir
Mount Adams, Stormy Monday Couloir. Craig Reininger and I made an ascent of a spectacular snow and ice finger on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976