American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Western Canada, Mount Tiedeman and Other Peaks, Radiant Glacier, Coast Range
Mount Tiedemann and Other Peaks, Radiant Glacier, Coast Range. On July 16, Joe Firey, Dave Knudson, Michael Martin, Frank de Saussure, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Western Canada, Mount Manzo Nagano, Coast Range
Mount Manzo Nagano, Coast Range. On July 25, Bob Drescher and I had the distinct pleasure of accompanying David, Jim and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Western Canada, Mount Austerity, North Ridge, Nester Route, Selkirks
Mount Austerity, North Ridge, Nester Route, Selkirks. Earlyn Church’s obituary for Ed Nester in A.A.J., 1979 called the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Alberta
Mount Alberta. Mount Alberta is a desolate mountain. The Sunwapta River wards off tourists. Wading across the swift, freezing water ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Turret Mountain and Mount Geikie, The Ramparts
Turret Mountain and Mount Geikie, The Ramparts. After encountering the typical Mount Robson weather in which Chris Jones and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Englehard, Northwest Couloir, Columbia Icefield
A ries Peak, North Face. In mid-September John Lauchlin and I did a new route on Aries Peak, a somewhat ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, North West Territory—Logan Mountains, Cirque of the Unclimbables
Mount Englehard, Northwest Couloir, Columbia Icefield. In early September Tom Kimbrell, Dave Hough and I climbed the northwest couloir of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
The Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Cirque of the Unclimbables. The first Japanese expedition to the Logan Mountains was composed of Koichi Ezaki, Takashi Kuranishi, Shingemitsu ...
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Club Activities
1980
North America, Canada, North West Territory—Logan Mountains, Lotus Flower Tower
Lotus Flower Tower. On July 2 Mark Wagner, Doug Feil, Mark Hendrix and I flew to Glacier Lake and soon were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic—Baffin Island, Ayr Lake
Ayr Lake. The Alpine Club of Canada held an Alpine Climbing Camp of 14 people on Ayr Lake, about 40 kilometers west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic—Baffin Island, Mount Thor, West Face
Mount Thor, West Face. A Japanese party of seven led by Kuzuichi Yamazaki made an attempt of the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic—Baffin Island, Mount Thor, West Face, Direct Attempt
Mount Thor, West Face Direct Attempt. Steven Amter, Michael Sawicky and I attempted a direct route on the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic—Baffin Island, Killabuk and Other Peaks
Killabuk and Other Peaks. A Belgian expedition led by Alain Grignard seems to have run into very poor weather from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic—Baffin Island, Mount Tyr, East Peak Cumberland Peninsula
Mount Tyr, East Peak Cumberland Peninsula. On August 5, Mary Little, John Shapiro, Mona Devlin and I climbed the east peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic—Baffin Island, Trinity Dome and Gauntlet Peak
Trinity Dome and Gauntlet Peak. In August Tim Donnelly, Stan Grossman, Ken Hunter, Larry Lempert and I traveled to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic—Baffin Island, Overlord and Tête des Cirques
Overlord and Tête des Cirques. Ken Scott and I met in Montreal on July 3 and flew to Pangnirtung the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Greenland, Forel, Direct South Face and Nine First Ascents, East Greenland
Forel, Direct South Face and Nine First Ascents, East Greenland. The expedition of the Goslar-Westharz section of the German Alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Greenland, P 1881 and P 1713, South Greenland
P 1881 and P 1713, South Greenland. I led another expedition this year back to the region where we had been in 1978. (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Mexico, El Gran Trono Blanco, Sierra Juárez
El Gran Trono Blanco, Sierra Juárez. Werner Landry and I made the second ascent of the superb route, the “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, New Routes
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, New Routes. In January a group of six climbed in the Sierra Nevada de Santa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. During July Jim LaRue, Jan Olsen and I guided Jeff Blaser, Frank and Marshall Farmer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Colombia, Pico Colón and Other Peaks
Pico Colón and Other Peaks. We entered the Sierra by way of Nabusimake (San Sebastián) in January. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Colombia, Pico Bolívar and Other Ascents, Venezuelan Expedition
Pico Bolívar and Other Ascents, Venezuelan Expedition. A group of twelve climbers of the Asociación Distrital de Andinismo, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Colombia, Pico Los Portones and Púlpito Negor, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy
Pico Los Portones and Púlpito Negro, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy. The most impressive mountain in this range, Pico Los ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Rurec, Southwest Face and Pirámide de Garcilaso, Southwest Face
Rurec, Southwest Face and Pirámide de Garcilaso, Southwest Face. Dave Wilkinson and I made two new routes in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Tulparaju, East Ridge, Hualcán, West Ridge and Other Peaks
Tulparaju, East Ridge, Hualcán, West Ridge and Other Peaks. Our group of the Salzburg section of the Austrian Alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. During July John Ebert and I led a large group to the Quebrada Honda. Chaco (17,454 feet) was climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán High Altitude Research
Huascarán High-Altitude Research. Dr. Makoto Hara led his second Japanese high-altitude research expedition to Huascarán. (The first had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Jangyaraju, from the Southeast
Jangyaraju, from the Southeast. After an unsuccessful attempt on the west ridge of Huandoy Oeste by Trev Briggs, Les Brown, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chopicalqui, South Face
Chopicalqui, South Face. On August 3 H. Kamuro and I left Huaraz for Shilla and the next day continued on to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju Este Attempt and Chopicalqui, Southeast Ridge
Chacraraju Este Attempt and Chopicalqui, Southeast Ridge. Jun’ichi Okabe and Shusuke Magara attempted in June to climb a route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado de Carás I
Nevado de Carás I. A Spanish expedition from Gijón established its Base Camp at the eastern end of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado de Carás I and Artesonraju
Nevado de Carás I and Artesonraju. Nigel Hellewell and Albi Sole climbed the south face of the Nevado de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Aguja Nevada III, South Face and Ranrapalca, Southwest Face
Aguja Nevada III, South Face and Ranrapalca, Southwest Face. On July 7 Alex MacIntyre and I set off to do the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Artesonraju, Aguja Nevada I and II, Huandoy Norte
Artesonraju, Aguja Nevada I and II, Huandoy Norte. The members of our expedition included Dave Marvin, Tom Schwarm, Peter Prandoni, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Norte, North Face
Huandoy Norte, North Face. Matt Kerns, Tom Hargis, Hal Tompkins and I left the Quebrada Parón for the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Oeste, 1975
Huandoy Oeste, 1978. To clarify the new route we did (A.A.J., 1979, p. 229), I add the following. We climbed from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Aloanaya, Southeast Face, and Quitaraju
Alpamayo, Southeast Face, and Quitaraju. The Yugoslav Alpamayo Expedition reached Base Camp at 14,275 feet above the Quebrada Santa Cruz below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Kitaraju Alpamayo and Loyaqjirka
Kitaraju Alpamayo and Loyaqjirka. Making our approach via the Quebrada Santa Cruz, a leisurely two-day walk from Cashapampa brought us ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpanayo, Kitaraju, Pilanco and Loyaqjirka
Alpamayo, Kitaraju, Pilanco and Loyaqjirka. On August 6 Juan Ignacio Lorente, Angel Rosen, Juan Ramón Arrúe, Ricardo Gallardo, Quique ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo
Alpamayo. On August 20 we climbed Alpamayo. Vitaliano Alvarón was on my rope* and Basques Emilio Hernando and Juan San ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo and Tayapampa
Alpamayo and Tayapampa. In the first part of our expedition we attempted unsuccessfully to climb Alpamayo using the classic approach ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Yerupajá, Northwest Ridge
Yerupajá, Northwest Ridge. Dave Wilkinson and I visited the Cordillera Huayhuash and climbed the northwest ridge of Yerupajá (21,765 feet). We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Tasacra Grande Oeste, Tsacra Chico Norte, Rasac, Ninashanca, Yerupajá, Trapecio
Tsacra Grande Oeste, Tsacra Chico Norte, Rasac, Ninashanca, Yerupajá, Trapecio, Cordillera Huayhuash. Our group consisted of Frenchmen Nicolas Jaeger and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhaush, Yerupajá, West Face
Yerupajá, West Face. The best climb our group did was the west face of Yerupajá. Climbing alpine-style with a haul ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhaush, Yerupajá, Ski Descent
Yerupajá, Ski Descent. Very difficult ski descents continue to be made. Patrick Vallençant skied down the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhaush, Jirishanca, South Face
Jirishanca, South Face. Our group, consisting of Matt Kerns, Tom Hargis, Gwen Hall, Hal Tompkins, Brian Cox and me, set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhaush, Sarapo, Northwest Face
Sarapo, Northwest Face. A few brief moments under the west face of Siulá convinced Tom Sisson and me that we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhaush, Sarapo, Southwest Face
Sarapo, Southwest Face. In Cajatambo an Italian expedition, led by Casimiro Ferrari, met a Swiss one returning from having unsuccessfully ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhaush, P 5297, Jurau Group
P 5297, Jurau Group. Italians from Trieste, Renzo Zambonelli, leader, Luciano Cergol, Piero Gerin, Sandra Matjak, Tullio Piemontese, Fulvio Cekada and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980