American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Magician Needle, Sidewalk Surprise, The Needles
Magician Needle, Sidewalk Surprise, The Needles. In September Dick Leversee and I climbed this route on the east face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Shuteye Ridge, South Face, The Big Sleep
Shuteye Ridge, South Face, The Big Sleep. This face is visible from the south on the Shuteye Pass Trail. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Charlotte Dome, E.B. White
Charlotte Dome, E.B. White. Alan Bartlett and I put up a new route on this magnificent formation in August. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada Range, Mount Russell
Mount Russell. In late September Alan Bartlett and I climbed two new routes on the west side of this peak. 1). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Range, Cleaning Half Dome—Twenty-Two Years After
Cleaning Half Dome—Twenty-Two Years After. Bart O’Brien told it as it was (“Climbing Half Dome—Twenty Years After,” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Utah, Climbing in Arches National Park and Zion National Park, Southern Utah
Climbing in Arches National Park and Zion National Park, Southern Utah. Climbing activity is picking up in southern Utah where ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton, Northeast Couloir Gully
Grand Teton, Northeast Couloir Gully. In mid-July Charlie Fowler and I climbed a gully filled with water-ice which rises from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Orion's Reflection
Orion’s Reflection. The great canyon walls of the Wind River Range contain many spectacular features seldom seen by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Wyoming, Lizard Head Peak, Northeast Corner
Lizard Head Peak, Northeast Corner. From July 21 to 24 Michael Jackson, Stephanie Petrilak and I climbed a new route on the 1800...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Wyoming, Steeple Peak, West Face, 1997
Steeple Peak, West Face, 1977. In June, 1977 my brother and I made what we believe was a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Wyoming, Steeple Peak, East Temple, Haystack
Steeple Peak, East Temple, Haystack. Lured by the unclimbed northeast face of East Temple, David Black, Alan Bartlett and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Wyoming, Warbonnet Peak
Warbonnet Peak. In June Charlie Fowler and I made two free climbs in the Wind Rivers that equal and surpass ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Colorado, Climbing in Rocky Mountain National Park, Spring and Early Summer
Climbing in Rocky Mountain National Park, Spring and Early Summer. Climbing in Rocky Mountain National Park continued to suffer from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, United States, Colorado, McHenry's Peak, Northwest Face, Rocky Mountain National Park
McHenry’s Peak, Northwest Face, Rocky Mountain National Park. Late in the fall of 1978 Bill Feiges and I departed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, South-Southwest Ridge
Mount Logan, South-Southwest Ridge. After four unsuccessful attempts, the south-southwest ridge of Mount Logan was climbed in June by Alan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, First Ascent of Northwest Ridge
Mount Logan, First Ascent of Northwest Ridge. On May 28 Paul Kindree, John Howe, Reid Carter, John Wittmayer and I were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Catenary Ridge
Mount Logan, Catenary Ridge. Frank Sarnquist, Al Bergland, Steve Ericson and I had chosen to repeat the popular east ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, East Ridge
Mount Logan, East Ridge. We four brothers, Herbert, Wolfgang and Bernhard Feichtner and I as leader climbed the east ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, King Trench
Mount Logan, King Trench. Bob Saunders, Mel Hines, Errol and Steve Smith skied from Kluane Lake, climbed Mount Logan by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan
Mount Logan. Three Canadian parties climbed Mount Logan. David Hughes, Robert Kandiko, Jim Allen, Paul Starr, Tim Ryan, Douglas Herchmer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
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