American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Peaks in the Endicott Mountains
Peaks in the Endicott Mountains, Brooks Range. In late July I spent a few days at the headwaters of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Schwanda Peak and P 8130
Schwanda Peak and P 8130, Brooks Range. I led a trip up the Jago River and over a 7000-foot pass near ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Chigmit Mountains, The Tusk Attempt
The Tusk Attempt, Chigmit Mountains. In June Fred Beckey, Craig Martinson and I made an attempt on the Tusk, an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Chigmit Mountains
Chigmit Mountains. Flying by float-plane to Chakachamna Lake on August 10 gave Mark Moderow, Margit Breski, my wife Rowi and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Lindita Peak
Lindita Peak, Chugach Mountains. Jon Fisher and I organized this trip to the head of the Tazlina Glacier. The whole ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Marcus Baker
Marcus Baker. A three-man Japanese party led by Koichi Okuda flew to the Matanuska Glacier on July 29, 1976 and placed Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Mountains, Castle Peak
Castle Peak, Wrangell Mountains. Castle Peak is very deserving of its name, for it is a giant monolith whose rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Sanford
Mount Sanford. Mount Sanford was attempted by two Japanese expeditions in 1976. A five-man-and-a-woman expedition climbed the north ridge. From Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Sanford, Ski Ascent
Mount Sanford, Ski Ascent. A winter attempt on Mount Sanford (16,230 feet) by Mark Moderow, Dennis Cowacs, Bill Laxson and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Blackburn, Second Ascent of Southeast Ridge
Mount Blackburn, Second Ascent of Southeast Ridge. On Memorial Day weekend, Rob Blair, Jerry Hinkle, Roger Grette, my wife Barb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Bona
Mount Bona. Apparently two Japanese parties climbed Mount Bona (16,500 feet) in 1977. From information in Iwa To Yuki the second party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather, Attempt on Southeast Ridge
Fairweather, Attempt on Southeast Ridge. The personnel of our expedition finally was made up of Leonard Cook, Mark Fields, Rich ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Crillon, West Ridge
Mount Crillon, West Ridge. Terry Cline, Dave Dahl, Bruce Tickell and I left Lituya Bay in early July and on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Alaska, Devil's Thumb
Devil’s Thumb. In Climbing of January-February, 1978 there is the report of the first ascent of the pillar which divides ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Little Johannesburg, Plumline Buttress
Little Johannesburg, Plumline Buttress. Unnamed on maps, this 7945-foot monolith sits directly across the valley from Easy Pass, just inside ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Whistler Mountain, Southeast Rib
Whistler Mountain, Southeast Rib. On September 1 Barry Nelson and I climbed a rib of good-to-rotten rock on Whistler. A nice ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Bear Mountain, North Face
Bear Mountain, North Face. After several days of trail and of vicious brush from our Beaver Creek-Perry Creek approach, Jeff ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Stuart Range, Cashmere Crags, Sporohyte Spire
Sporohyte Spire, Cashmere Crags, Stuart Range. On August 11 Shari Kearney and I climbed the north face of this vegetated tower ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Dorado Needle, South Side
Dorado Needle, South Side. In August Margarite Hargrave and I did a new route on the south side of Dorado ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Forbidden, South Face
Mount Forbidden, South Face. Craig McKibben and I made a new route in July on the south face that ascends ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Winter Ascents in the Cascades
Winter Ascents in the Cascades. The drought winter of 1976-1977 presented climbing conditions that had not been experienced in recent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Soviet Climbing in the Cascades
Soviet Climbing in the Cascades. After their successful return from Alaska the Soviet team enjoyed a couple of days of “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Langley, East Face of Southeast Peak
Mount Langley, East Face of Southeast Peak. In April Will Crjenko and I climbed this route by first traversing over ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Maxson Dome, South Face
Maxson Dome, South Face. In October Burt Miller, Mark Meng, and I made the first ascent of the south face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Domeland, North Portion of White Dome
Domeland, North Portion of White Dome. In October Mark Meng and I climbed this route. Bubbly, chicken-head rock provided surprising ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Premiere Buttress, The Phoenix
Premiere Buttress, The Phoenix. In March Don Reid and I climbed this route that starts in an obvious left-slanting crack ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Quarry Peak, East Face
Quarry Peak, East Face. In August Vern Clevenger and I established, the first route on this massive face in Matterhorn ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Well's Peak, Lower Half of East Face, December's Children
Wells Peak, lower half of East Face, December’s Children. This route on Wells Peak, in the Wheeler Crest area, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Needles, Warlock Needle, Romantic Warrior
The Needles, Warlock Needle, Romantic Warrior. In October John Peca and I spent three days on this magnificent seven-pitch route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Needles, Warlock Needle, Imaginary Voyage
The Needles, Warlock Needle, Imaginary Voyage. In August Dick Leversee and I made an ascent of this five-pitch route up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Peak 12,960, South Face
Peak 12,960, South Face. In May, 1976 Jay Foster, Shari Nelson, and I spent two and a half days ascending a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Day Needle, East Face
Day Needle, East Face. In July Ed Conner and I free-climbed this face staying, as far as we could tell, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Angel Wings, South Face
Angel Wings, South Face. A new line up an old mountain: Angel Wings. That was the proposal Fred Beckey, Dougal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Bishop Area, Picture Peak
Picture Peak, Bishop Area. Rick Wheeler and I made a new route on Picture Peak above the Hungry Packer Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Williamson, North Face
Mount Williamson, North Face. The 2200-foot high north cliffs are impressive, even when viewed from far up Owens Valley. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Mirage
El Capitan, Mirage. In September Jim Pettigrew, Kim Schmitz and I climbed a new route on the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Half Dome
Half Dome. In October Dale Bard and I did a new route on the northwest face of Half Dome. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Glacier Point Apron, Hoser's Highway
Glacier Point Apron, Hoser’s Highway. Eric Sanford, Greg Davis, Scott Woodruff and I on April 20 put up a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Utah, Moab Area
Moab Area. David Mondeau and Marty Barcus made the first ascent of Chimney Smoke in Westwater Canyon in July or ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands Area
Canyonlands Area. On the road to North Sharpshooter Tower, a mile from the dug-out ranch and on the north side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park, Moses
Moses, Canyonlands National Park. A new route was put up on Moses Tower by Steve Green, Doug Snively, Jim Dunn ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park
Zion National Park. Jim Dunn and Dean Tspapport did a new route on Angel’s Landing, free and aid with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Utah, Fisher Towers, Titan, West Face and River Tower
Titan, West Face and River Tower, Fisher Towers. An 11-pitch route was made but not reported in the fall of 1973 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Arizona, The Mace
The Mace. In late March, I made a roped solo ascent of The Mace (F9) by the original route. After ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Climbs in the Monolith-Dogtooth Cirque
Climbs in the Monolith-Dogtooth Cirque, Wind River Range. Intrigued by scant glimpses caught of the Monolith-Dogtooth cirque on a stormy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Fremont Peak, West Face
On the third day, August 1, of a nine-day solo trip I climbed a new route on the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Climbs on the Southwest Face of the Fremont-Sacajawea Ridge
Climbs on the Southwest Face of the Fremont-Sacajciwea Ridge, Wind River Range. On June 23 Jim M. McCarthy and I climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Squaretop from the West
Squaretop from the West, Wind River Range. In the second week of August Joe Giovannone and I climbed Squaretop up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Wyoming, Bighorns, Cloud Peak, East Face
Cloud Peak, East Face, Bighorns. On July 2, I climbed a couloir to the left of the sheer, blank section of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, United States, Colorado, 1977
Colorado, 1977. The winter of 1977 was unusually dry and warm. Above 10,000 feet there was little snow accumulation, although it was frequently ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978