American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States,Wyoming, Mount Hooker, North Face, New Route, Wind River Range
Mount Hooker, North Face, New Route, Wind River Range. The 2000-foot north face of Mount Hooker had only one recorded ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, United States, Wyoming, Big Horn Mountains, New Routes
Big Horn Mountains, New Routes. On August 19 Janice Cook and I climbed the northwest ridge of Bomber Mountain’s north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, United States, Wyoming, Bighorn Peak, Northeast Cirque, Bighorn Mountains
Bighorn Peak, Northeast Cirque, Bighorn Mountains. In August, 1977, David Roberts and I spent a week climbing in the east-facing cirque ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, United States, Colorado and Wyoming, Yugoslavian-American Exchange Program
Yugoslavian-American Exchange Program. Yugoslavian climbers, Borut Bergant and Iztok Tomanzin, visited the United States for 38 days. This was an exchange ...
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Notes
1979
North America, United States, Colorado, South Rawah Peak, Medicine Bow Mountains
South Rawah Peak, Medicine Bow Mountains. While conducting a mountaineering survey for the U.S. Forest Service in the Rawah ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, United States, Colorado, "Soarks," Flatirons
“Soarks,” Flatirons. Pat Ament and I climbed a new route on the ridge just south of the Third Flatiron. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Kluane National Park, St. Elias Mountains
Kluane National Park, St. Elias Mountains. Climbing activity has again increased in the Park. There were 20 expeditions with 87 climbers spending 2099 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan Tragedy
Mount Logan Tragedy, Warbler Ridge. All six of us were setting up camp the evening of July 7 on a large ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. A scientific expedition led by D.P. Jones and me operated out of a geodesic dome shelter erected ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, East Ridge
Mount Logan, East Ridge. Chic Scott, Trevor Jones, Don Chandler and I spent 23 days on Mount Logan. We reached the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Queen Mary, West Ridge
Mount Queen Mary, West Ridge. On July 30 Yoshihito Watanabe, Akiro Endo and I were landed at 6000 feet on the Hubbard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Peaks at Head of Kuskawulsh Glacier
Peaks at Head of Kuskawulsh Glacier. We climbed a peak east of Pinnacle Peak on the adjoining east ridge. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Peaks North of Pinnacle Peak
Peaks North of Pinnacle Peak. On July 14 Jean Therison, Patrick Taglianut, my wife Yvette and I were set down by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, McGee Spire, Tombstone Range
McGee Spire, Tombstone Range. In early August Dave Craft, Al DeMaria, Claude Suhl and I made a brief visit to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories—Logan Mountains, Bustle Tower, Southeast Face, Mount Sir Harrison Smith, North Buttress, Tathagata Tower, East Face, Crescent Peak, South Ridge, Logan Mountains, 1977
Bustle Tower, Southeast Face, Mount Sir Harrison Smith, North Buttress, Tathagata Tower, East Face, Crescent Peak, South Ridge, Logan Mountains1, 1977. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Mount Monarch, South Ridge, 1977
Mount Monarch, South Ridge, 1977. I made solo the first ascent of this obscure route, the south ridge, on the beautiful ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Mount Slesse, East Buttress, 1977
Mount Slesse, East Buttress, 1977. John Stoddard and I climbed this new route from August 5 to 8, 1977. We drove to the gate ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South Howser Tower, East Face, The Big Hose Route
On the right side of the east face lies a thin, straight couloir, almost a chimney, that provides an unbroken ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Edith Cavell, North Face, Two New Routes
Mount Edith Cavell, North Face, Two New Routes. July 21 was Colorado’s big day on Edith Cavell. There was a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Edith Cavell, North Face Indirect
Edith Cavell, North Face Indirect. In mid-July, Mark Hesse, Joe Hladick, and I put up a new route on this 4000...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Alan Campbell, Frigate Mountain and Other Peaks, Freshfield Group
Mount Alan Campbell, Frigate Mountain and Other Peaks, Freshfield Group. On July 22 Jack Cade, Geoff Dougherty, David Henley, Ron Parker, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Broad Peak, Sam Ford Fjord, Baffin Island
Broad Peak, Sam Ford Fiord, Baffin Island. In April Steve Trafton, Martin Waller, Brad Albro, Lynn Buchanan, Jim Shedd and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Mount Thor, West Face, Diagonal Buttress, Weasal Valley, Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island
Mount Thor, West Face, Diagonal Buttress, Weasel Valley, Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island. The diagonal buttress on the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Killabuk, Ozymandias, Owl Pillar, Enosiagit, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island
Killabuk, Ozymandias, Owl Pillar, Enosiagit, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island. Ten members of the Etchachan Mountaineering Club spent July in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Weasel Valley, Baffin Island
Weasel Valley, Baffin Island. Our seven-man expedition was active in the Weasel Valley during July and August. Climbing throughout the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Asgard, East Face, Baffin Island
Asgard, East Face, Baffin Island. Ian Parsons and I repeated the 1972 route on the east face of Asgard. We climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Kingnait Fiord, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island
Kingnait Fiord, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island. On July 21 Daniel Cauthorn, Michael Friedman, Ben Dobbins and I1 left Pangnirtung in a 24...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Kingnait Fiord, Baffin Island
Kingnait Fiord, Baffin Island. Our expedition of seven climbers arrived at Pangnirtung on July 25 and after seven hours on July 27 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Consolation Peak and P 5500, Pangnirtung Pass Area
Consolation Peak and P 5500, Pangnirtung Pass Area. In early May, Dave Shoemaker, Rick West, John Mallery and I spent nine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, P c. 4000, Pangnirtung Fiord
P C. 4000, Pangnirtung Fiord. In August Brian Carey, Nancy Van Deren and I made the first ascent of a 4000-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Asgard, Baffin Island
Asgard, Baffin Island. The Auyuittuq National Park guide states that one could be excused for not wishing to return if ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Stewart Valley Correction
Stewart Valley Correction. In A.A.J., 1978 on page 553 part of the location was omitted. It should have read “70° 45’ N, 71° 30’ ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Ellesmere-Bowman Island
Ellesmere-Bowman Island. Bowman Island, with its striking 1870- foot rock tower, lies in the middle of Makinson Inlet, a large ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, Apostelens Tommelfinger and Other Peaks, Lindenows Fjord, South Greenland
Apostelens Tommelfinger and Other Peaks, Lindenows Fjord, South Greenland. The High Mountain Military Group Expedition was composed of Colonel Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, Suikarsuak Tower, South Greenland, 1977
Suikarsuak Tower, South Greenland, 1977. The Suiksarsuak Tower is about 3300 feet tall with its principal weakness a 2000-foot dihedral on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, Angmagsalik Region
Angmagsalik Region. A 10-man expedition of the Zasavje Mountaineering Club was led by Janez Bizjak to the area northwest of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, Peaks above the Borgjerg Glacier, Southern Staunings Alper
Peaks above the Borgbjerg Glacier, Southern Staunings Alper. Our Swabian expedition was composed of Winfried Baumgärtner, Ulrich Bayer, Dieter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, Storebror, Trillingerne Group, Tasissarssik Fjord, East Greenland
Storebror, Trillingerne Group, Tasissarssik Fjord, East Greenland. Our expedition was made up of José Ramón Melón I, Albino ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, P 1881, Northwest of Narssarssuaq, Southwest Greenland
P 1881, Northwest of Narssarssuaq, Southwest Greenland. Although only about 25 air-miles from Narssarssuaq, there are relatively high groups of untouched alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, Evighedsfjord, West Greenland
Evighedsfjord, West Greenland. The Göppingen Greenland Expedition was composed of Heiner Schlee, Georg Vlach, Peter Meier, Richard Niebling, Olfert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, To the North Pole Solo
To the North Pole Solo. The Japanese Naomi Uemura made a solo dog-team trip from Ellesmereland to the North Pole, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
North America, Greenland, North-South Traverse, Solo
Greenland, North-South Traverse, Solo. After his trip to the North Pole, Naomi Uemura left the northern tip of Greenland, Kap ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Antarctica, Orville Coast, Antarctic Peninsula
Orville Coast, Antarctic Peninsula. A 7-man U.S. geological survey party (Mike Boyles, Paul Carrara, Karl Kellogg, Tom Laudon, Pete ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Venezuela, Pico Abanico, South Face, Sierra Nevada de Mérida
Pico Abanico, South Face, Sierra Nevada de Mérida. On February 25, E. Gómez, S. Pérez and I made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Colombia, Púlpito Negro and Other Peaks, Cordillera Oriental
Púlpito Negro and Other Peaks, Cordillera Oriental. J. Chávez, H. Frank and S. Gaviria of the Club Campo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Colombia, Alto Ritacuba and Other Peaks, Cordillera Oriental
Alto Ritacuba and Other Peaks, Cordillera Oriental. Two expeditions from our club were active in the northern portion of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Colombia, Pico La Cresta, Nevado del Huila, Cordillera Central
Pico La Cresta, Nevado del Huila, Cordillera Central. Sergio Gaviria and two Basque climbers (both members of the Spanish expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Members of Club Campo Abierto again climbed in the Sierra with a German group under ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Colombia, Pico Sintana (Simmons), Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, North Face
Pico Sintana (Simmons), Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, North Face. Paul Thomas, Brian Wood, Tom Simpson, and I entered the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Colombia, Santander, Southeast Face, and Other Peaks, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Santander, Southeast Face, and Other Peaks, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, 1974. Between January 14 and February 5, 1974, a 17-man Royal Air Force ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979