American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains
Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains. Bob McDougall and I spent our first six days in the spires getting acquainted with the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Pollak Spire, Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains
Poliak Spire, Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains. Chaiki Hara, Hatuyo Kotaki and I were on the Tatina Glacier from July 20 to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hayes Attempt
Mount Hayes Attempt. On May 19 John Giese, Doug Houck, Henry Bergner, Ed Nemecek and I were flown to the Susitna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Deborah, West Face and South Ridge
Mount Deborah, West Face and South Ridge. In May John Ellsworth, Chris Topher and I were landed at 6000 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Neacola Range
Neacola Range. On May 4 Peri Chickering, Todd Denman, Jon Stevens and I were the first climbers to enter the Neacola ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Shot Tower, Northwest Face and Other Peaks, Arrigetch
Shot Tower, Northwest Face and Other Peaks, Arrigetch. Mike Biarzi, Savvy Saunders, Roman Dial and I were landed at Circle ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks in the Wrangell Range
Peaks in the Wrangell Range. Don Brooks, leader, James Meigs, assistant leader, Stu Brody, Art Kampen, Tom Miller and Dave ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, P10,999 and P 10,000 North of Regal Mountain, Wrangell Mountains
P 10,999 and P 10,000, North of Regal Mountain, Wrangell Mountains. The Alpine Club Cairn expedition was landed at Green Hill and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Sanford Tragedy
Mount Sanford Tragedy. A 4-man Japanese expedition from Hokkaido University climbed Sanford by the normal route. While descending from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias, Southwest Buttress, Second Ascent
St. Elias, Southwest Buttress, Second Ascent. The Tahoma-St. Elias Expedition was made up of Cy Perkins, Stewart Ferguson, Jim Price, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Vancouver, Southeast Ridge
Mount Vancouver, Southeast Ridge. Brian White, Brent Ash, Robert McLaren, A1 Richardson, David Timwell and I as leader climbed Van...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Mendenhall Towers
Mendenhall Towers. During August Jan Ebeltoft, Dick Wildberger and I made a first ascent on the north wall of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Alaska, Devils Thumb, Mount Burkett, Northeast Ridge and Other Peaks, Stikine Icefield
Devils Thumb, Mount Burkett, Northeast Ridge and Other Peaks, Stikine Icefield. Dave Dahl, Bruce Tickell, Bill Zaumann and I spent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Whitechuck Mountain, Northeast Ridge
Whitechuck Mountain, Northeast Ridge. On July 14 Jim Cleary and I climbed this ridge on Whitechuck Mountain, east of Darrington. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Glacier Peak, Scimitar Glacier Variant
Glacier Peak, Scimitar Glacier Variant. On July 21 and 22 Jim Corbin, Vinny Perone and I climbed the Scimitar Glacier route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Castle Peak, North Face
Castle Peak, North Face. Significantly peaking just over one mile south of the boundary from British Columbia, Castle Peak has ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Mount Baker, North Ridge Variant
Mount Baker, North Ridge Variant. Norm Brones, Jim Corbin, Vinny Perrone and I on June 2 and 3 did a variant on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Argonaut Peak, South Ridge
Argonaut Peak, South Ridge was climbed on May 30, 1977 by Will Parks, Bob Loomis, Dan Schnell and Dave Seman. (NCCS II ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Bonanza Peak, Northeast Ridge
Bonanza Peak, Northeast Ridge. Mark Thornton and I climbed this route on July 20, 1978. Some loose surface rock, though mainly solid. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Mount Rainier, Willis Wall-East Rib
Mount Rainier, Willis Wall-East Rib. On March 17 through March 22 Craig Eilers, Dale Farnham, Matt Christensen and I successfully completed a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Little Tahoma, North Face
Little Tahoma, North Face. George Dunn and I made the second ascent of the 2000-foot north face of Little Tahoma, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Spire Point, Northwest Face
Spire Point, Northwest Face. On July 29 Gary Brill, my brother Carl and I climbed this face. An approach was made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Gunsight (Main Summit), East Face
Gunsight (main summit), East Face. Gary Brill and I made this ascent on July 31. From a camp on the Blizzard-Gunsight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Sinister Peak, North Face
Sinister Peak, North Face. My brother Carl, Gary Brill and I completed this snow face on August 1. Starting from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Gunsight (Main Summit), Southwest Arête
Gunsight (main summit), Southwest Arête. On August 2 Gary Brill, Carl Skoog and I made this climb. Crossing the Chickamin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Phantom III and Phanton II
Phantom III and Phantom II. On August 2 Gary Brill, Carl Skoog and I climbed these two minor 7960-foot peaks. Note: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Goldenhorn, Northeast Arête
Goldenhorn, Northeast Arête. August 8 Jim Walseth and I climbed this buttress. From Snowy Lakes the arête was gained ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Mesahchie Peak, Northwest Ridge
Mesahchie Peak, Northwest Ridge. On June 18, 1978 my brother Gordon and I completed this 1400-foot rock climb. The approach route traversed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Midnight Rock, Curtains
Midnight Rock, Curtains. Left of North Ramp, this route climbs orange lichen flakes followed by face moves, and finishes by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Drury Falls
Drury Falls. Drury Falls is one of the more spectacular ice climbs in the central Cascades. Located three miles west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Bonanza Peak, Winter Ascent
Bonanza Peak, Winter Ascent. On December 28 my brother Gordon, Mark Bebie, and I completed a winter climb of Bonanza Peak. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Kimtah Peak, Northeast Ridge
Kimtah Peak, Northeast Ridge. Located on a ragged ridge, Stimson Bullitt and I completed this fun climb in August. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Palisades, Traverse of the Crest
Palisades, Traverse of the Crest. In late July Gerry Adams and I completed the first traverse of the Palisade Crest. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Pyramid Peak, Desolation Wilderness Area
Pyramid Peak, Desolation Wilderness Area. Last summer I made several ascents on this peak and on a neighboring buttress. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Pinnacles National Monument
Pinnacles National Monument. Hard free climbing continues this year at Pinnacles. Reports in Climbing Magazine, January-February 1979, indicate Jim Beyer and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Callifornia, Sierra Nevada Range, The Balls
The Balls. There are four main domes at the Balls, an area just north of Bass Lake and Oakhurst. All ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Mount Chamberlin, West Pillar
Mount Chamberlin, West Pillar. The 1400-foot vertical granite face of this peak is not fully visible from any road or ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, P 12,860, Cyclorama Wall
P 12,860, Cyclorama Wall. This obscure summit, located in the middle of a netherworld between the Palisades and Leconte Canyon, is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Kings Canyon, The Red Blade
Kings Canyon, The Red Blade. This formation is easily seen from the Cedar Grove roadhead up the hill to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Tower à la Neptune, Wheeler Crest
Tower à la Neptune, Wheeler Crest. This is the farthest left of the “Hot Tuna” towers, a row of pink granite ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Hot Tuna Tower, Sargasso, Wheeler Crest
Hot Tuna Tower, Sargasso, Wheeler Crest. In April Tony Puppo and I climbed this route that ascends the right side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Thor Peak, Rainbow Bridge
Thor Peak, Rainbow Bridge. Allan Pietrasanta and I climbed this route in May. It starts in a long, slender, right-facing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Turtle Creek Obelisk, School's Out
Tuttle Creek Obelisk, School’s Out. In June Brent Norum and I established the second route on this striking pillar. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Whitney Portal Buttress, Wonderwall
Whitney Portal Buttress, Wonderwall. This route was first attempted in June, 1978 by David Black, Kim Walker and me. Walker and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, West Fuller Butte, East Face
West Fuller Butte, East Face. In May Don Reid and I climbed this face via a long dihedral that curves ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, West Fuller Butte, South Face
West Fuller Butte, South Face. This route and the next are easily visible from a logging road southwest of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, East Fuller Butte, Fear of Flying
East Fuller Butte, Fear of Flying. In September John Stoddard and I climbed this route between the Southeast Face and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Disappearing Dome, Southeast Face, Memphis Blues
Disappearing Dome, Southeast Face, Memphis Blues. This obscure route, visible from Balloon Dome, was found after many hours of deciphering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Fuller Buttes Area, East Face of Jackass Rocks
Fuller Buttes Area, East Face of Jackass Rocks. This face has many fine cracks visible from the road, but closer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Lower Bear Creek Reservoir
Lower Bear Creek Reservoir. This route follows the obvious first buttress on the east side of the gorge. Five pitches ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980