American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Summary of Climbing in the St. Elias Mountains
Summary of Climbing in the St. Elias Mountains. Climbing activity in the St. Elias Mountains in 1977 was double that of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. Mount Logan was by far the most popular mountain with nine expeditions: 6 via the King Trench route, 1 via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Warbler Ridge or East-Southeast Buttress of East Peak
Mount Logan, Warbler Ridge or East-Southeast Buttress of East Peak. Our expedition was made up of the Canadians Jay Page, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, South-Southwest Spur Attempt
Mount Logan, South-Southwest Spur Attempt. Urs Kallen, Dave Lloyd, Murray Toft, Dick Renshaw, Ron Langevin and I arrived at Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. A four-man team from Japan, led by Yoshiharu Hirotani, made the ascent of Mount Logan via the King ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Lucania and Steele
Lucania and Steele. The Lucania-Steele area was also popular this season. David Mention of Oregon led R.W. Temple, B. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Steele
Mount Steele. In the summer of 1977 the weather seems to have been particularly bad and after one expensive, abortive attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Kennedy, North Ridge, Second Ascent
Mount Kennedy, North Ridge, Second Ascent. On May 12 Terry Boley, Jack Lewis, Alan Millar, David Stevenson and I left the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Mounts Jeannette and Bering and Peak Northwest of St. Elias
I was the only Alaskan member of the Polish-Alaskan expedition in 1976 and unfortunately an Alaskan who did not speak Polish. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Vancouver, West Face
Mount Vancouver, West Face. Mount Vancouver was first climbed in 1938 by Noel Odell and party. Our ascent, the fifth, was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Logan Mountains, Lotus Flower Tower, Free Ascent
Lotus Flower Tower, Free Ascent. In early August Mark Robinson, Sandy Stewart and I completed the first all-free ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Logan Mountains
Logan Mountains. The first Austrian Big Wall Expedition was composed of Gustav Ammerer, Michael Hoffman, Karl Kosa, Hilda and Rudi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Logan Mountains, Terrace Tower, East Buttress
Terrace Tower, East Buttress. Despite rain and snow for twenty straight days, between June 30 and July 6 Steven Stine, Bill Gibson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Range, Mount Monarch, South Buttress
Mount Monarch, South Buttress. A week’s trip to Mount Monarch in August by Dennis Mullen and me resulted in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Range, Mount Jankowski, Southwest Face
Mount Jankowski, Southwest Face. A rapid trip to the spectacular peaks northeast of the Granduc Mine, near Stewart, was facilitated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Range, P c. 8500, Near Jankowski
P c. 8500, Near Jankowski. On August 6 Jim Hilton and I made the first ascent of an unnamed peak of about 8500 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Range, Mount Waddington, South Face, Third Ascent
Mount Waddington, South Face, Third Ascent. In August 5 Jack Tackle and I completed the third ascent of the south face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Range, Homathko Icefield Traverse and Various First Ascents
Homathko Icefield Traverse and Various First Ascents. According to reports, no one had ever crossed the Homathko. Jim LaRue, Phil ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Bryce, Center Peak, Northwest Face
Mount Bryce, Center Peak, Northwest Face. Hale and Winner climbed this peak’s 3600-foot northwest face in August. Approach was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Robson Traverse
Mount Robson Traverse. On August 20 Michael Sawicky and I climbed the long snow and ice face on the north side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978