American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Colchuck Peak
Colchuck Peak. In January, 1975 Skip Edmonds, Clark Gerhardt, Paula Kregel and I made the first ascent as well as the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Colchuck Peak
Colchuck Peak. In January Mark Thornton and I made the first winter ascent of the Wickwire-Lilleby route on excellent ice. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Mount Buckner, North Couloir
Mount Buckner, North Couloir. Steve Doty and I climbed the north couloir on November 14. This first ascent crossed a 60° bergschrund ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Prusik Peak, First Winter Ascent
Prusik Peak, First Winter Ascent. Dave Anderson, Cal Folsom, Tom Linder and I made the first winter ascent of this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Dragontail Peak
Dragontail Peak. Dick Heffernan and Skip Edmonds made the first winter ascent of the Wickwire-Stanley route in February, 1975.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Dragontail, Triple Couloir Route
Dragontail, Triple Couloir Route. In May, 1974 Leslie Nelson, Bill Joiner and I climbed the “hidden couloir” of the Wickwire-Stanley route, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Mount Adams, Avalanche Glacier Headwall
Mount Adams, Avalanche Glacier Headwall. Dale Schmidt and I made the first direct ascent of this route on July 10. No ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Mount Shuksan, North Face
Mount Shuksan, North Face. Bruce Blume and I made the first winter ascent of this route on December 23, 1975. David Seman
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Witches Tower, Northwest Buttress, Cashmere Crags
Witches Tower, Northwest Buttress, Cashmere Crags. In late September, Rick Piercy and I climbed this section of good granite. From ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Cascade Mountains, Crystal Creek Tower, South Face Stuart Range
Crystal Creek Tower, South Face Stuart Range. On July 4 Shari Kearney, Steve Mitchell and I climbed a clean, short wall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Olympic Mountains, Mount Constance
Mount Constance. Jon Olson and I made the first ascent of the north face via Crystal Pass. We placed two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Washington-Olympic Mountains, Church Peak, Southeast Face
Church Peak, Southeast Face. In the spring my husband Ken and I climbed the southeast face and then for two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Oregon, North Sister, Early Morning Couloir
North Sister, Early Morning Couloir. I made a solo ascent of this couloir. This fall the record lack of precipitation ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Elphinston Buttress
Elphinston Buttress. Overlooking Hungry Packer Lake (Mount Goddard quadrangle) is a beautiful peak with a very steep, prominent face. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Blue Dome, El Greco
Blue Dome, El Greco. In May, Winfred Blevins, Leeds Davis and I climbed the first technical route up the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Eagle Beaks, East Face of North Peak, Thunder Road
Eagle Beaks, East Face of North Peak, Thunder Road. In May Conrad Van Bruggen, Mark Blanchard and I climbed this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Tranquility Dome, Visions
Tranquility Dome, Visions. In May Mark Blanchard, Conrad Van Bruggen and I visited this attractive 700-foot face which rises above ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Incredible Hulk, Macedonian Route
The Incredible Hulk, Macedonian Route. In late July Dave Bircheff and I climbed a new route on the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Incredible Hulk, West Face, Polish Route
The Incredible Hulk, West Face, Polish Route. In August Bob Harrington and I climbed this excellent eight-pitch route. When viewing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Conness, Morning Thunder Route
Mount Conness, Morning Thunder Route. In early September Bob Locke, Bob Harrington and I hiked in from Saddlebag Lakes to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Needles, Southwest Face of Witch, The Witch Doctor
The Needles, Southwest Face of Witch, The Witch Doctor. In June Mike Grabor, Rick Ridgeway and I climbed this improbable-looking ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Needles, South Face of Warlock
The Needles, South Face of Warlock. In June Jeff Dozier, Steve Gerdsen and I found a free variation of Beckey’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Balls, Tempest Dome, Plate Route
The Balls, Tempest Dome, Plate Route. Bob Kamps and I climbed this three- or four-pitch route in August. Begin on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, East Face of Lone Pine Peak, Three Arrows
East Face of Lone Pine Peak, Three Arrows. In April Hooman Aprin, Randy Grandstaff and I climbed this route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Middle Tooth, West Face, Three Teeth
Middle Tooth, West Face, Three Teeth. In October Jack Roberts and I climbed this direct route on the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Needles, Voodoo Dome, White Punks on Dope
The Needles, Voodoo Dome, White Punks on Dope. On the left of the south side of Voodoo Dome, the major ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Needles, Merlin Dome, Unbolt the Gate
The Needles, Merlin Dome, Unbolt the Gate. In December Dave Seres and I climbed this route on the left side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Needles, Magician Needle, Magic Dragon
The Needles, Magician Needle, Magic Dragon. In January Neil Carlos and I climbed this 13-pitch route. The first half of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Tuttle Creek, Clean Willy's Escape
Tuttle Creek, Clean Willy’s Escape. Alan Roberts and I climbed this route in June. It lies on the Keystone ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Russell, The Mithral Dihedral
Mount Russell, The Mithral Dihedral. This excellent route ascends the large left-facing dihedral just right of the Direct Southwest Buttress; ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, King's Canyon Obelisk, Hands of Fate
King’s Canyon Obelisk, Hands of Fate. This route lies on the north face of the King’s Canyon Obelisk, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Feather Peak, Feather Peak Couloir
Feather Peak, Feather Peak Couloir. In December Mike Grabor and I climbed the left-hand branch of the couloir on Feather ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Whitney Portal Buttress, Sartoris
Whitney Portal Buttress, Sartoris. This route lies on Whitney Portal Buttress a few hundred feet right of the Beckey-Callis route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Charlotte Dome, Charlotte's Web
Charlotte Dome, Charlotte’s Web. In August Dave Harden and I climbed a new line on this beautiful dome. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Split Mountain, East Arête of South Summit
Split Mountain, East Arête of South Summit. Once called Southeast Palisade, this mountain somehow escaped all of the technical ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Split Mountain, East Arête of North Summit
Split Mountain, East Arête of North Summit. This long ridge is not as continuously steep as its neighbor that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Hot Tuna Tower, Open-Book Route
Hot Tuna Tower, Open-Book Route. This tower is located on the east side of Wheeler Crest and is visible from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Winchell, Southwest Arête
Mount Winchell, Southwest Arête. This beautiful knife-edge is pictured on page five of the Sierra Club book, Gentle Wilderness: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Reed Pinnacle Area, Old 5.10, Yosemite
Reed Pinnacle Area, Old 5.10, Yosemite. Pat and Paula Ament and I climbed the knobby wall left of Lunatic Fringe in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Balconies, Shake and Bake, Pinnacles National Monument
Balconies, Shake and Bake, Pinnacles National Monument. In May Chris Vandiver and I discovered perhaps the most sustained and spectacular ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Castle Crags, North Face of Castle Dome, Northern California
Castle Crags, North Face of Castle Dome, Northern California. On June 22, Clay Cox, Mike Seeley and I climbed this route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Utah, Artist's Tears, Moab
Artist’s Tears, Moab. Along the Colorado River, three miles east on Highway 128 from the junction of 163, there is an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Utah, Three Penguins, Arches National Park
Three Penguins, Arches National Park. In November Larry Bruce, Molly Higgins and I did two short new routes on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Nevada, Rainbow Mountain, Correction
Rainbow Mountain, Correction. On page 452 of A.A.J., 1976 it tells of a route climbed on March 3, 1975. This route was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Nevada, New Routes on Juniper Mountain, Red Rock Canyon, Charleston Range
New Routes on Juniper Mountain, Red Rock Canyon, Charleston Range. Two interesting climbs were done on Juniper Mountain. Blackjack Buttress, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Arizona, Mace, Sedona
Mace, Sedona. Molly Higgins and I completed the second route, Wind, Sand and Stars, on May 3 on this beautiful formation: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Idaho, The Prow, Steamboat Rocks
The Prow, Steamboat Rocks. Steamboat Rocks are a large group of quartzite buttresses, ten miles from Kingston on the Coeur ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Idaho, Mount Heyburn, North Buttress of the East (Third) Summit, Sawtooth Mountains
Mount Heyburn, North Buttress of the East (Third) Summit, Sawtooth Mountains. On October 15 my wife Shari and I climbed an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Idaho, Cirque Lake Peak, Southwest Spur, Warbonnet Peak Area, Sawtooth Mountains
Cirque Lake Peak, Southwest Spur, Warbonnet Peak Area, Sawtooth Mountains. On August 9 Paul Helmcke, A1 Schmidt and I completed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977
North America, United States, Idaho, Big Baron Spire, Sawtooth Mountains
Big Baron Spire, Sawtooth Mountains. Dave Davis and I did the first ascent of the east face of this striking ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1977