American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Dance of the Woo Li Masters
A JET. YES, I was sure it was a jet. It was only slightly different, but uniquely so, from the ...
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Feature Article
1982
Rooster Comb, Huntington
Rooster Comb, Huntington Nicholas Colton, Alpine Club With A HIMALAYAN expedition looming in the fall, we decided we must climb ...
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Feature Article
1982
Kichatna Spires
Kichatna Spires Andrew Embick, M.D. The CATHEDRAL SPIRES of the Kichatna Mountains, in the southwestern Alaska Range, offer the ...
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Feature Article
1982
McKinley, 1981
McKinley, 1981 Michael Kennedy Thin MIST veiled the weak sun; another gust of wind-driven snow swept the rocks above as I ...
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Feature Article
1982
Muldrow Glacier Motion
Muldrow Glacier Motion Bradford Washburn For A GREAT MANY years there have been all sorts of conjectures as to the ...
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Feature Article
1982
The Lure of the Canyonlands
The Lure of the Canyonlands John Harlin To THE MODERN rock climber, the possibilities for ascending new routes seem to ...
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Feature Article
1982
Method and Madness, Evolution of Yosemite Face-Climbing Standards
Method and Madness Evolution of Yosemite Face-Climbing Standards Bruce Morris While NOT AS strenuous as some cracks, Yosemite granite face-climbing ...
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Feature Article
1982
Shuntavi Butte
Shuntavi Butte William March The TRIP BEGAN uneventfully until we collided with a large skunk while travelling west on Highway ...
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Feature Article
1982
American Medical Research Expedition to Everest
American Medical Research Expedition to Everest John B. West, M.D., Ph.D., and John Evans The CHIEF OBJECTIVE of ...
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Feature Article
1982
Manaslu's Unknown Face
Manaslu’s Unknown Face Pierre Beghin, Groupe de Haute Montagne CURIOUSLY, THE WEST face of Manaslu has always remained sheltered ...
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Feature Article
1982
Nanda Devi's Northeast Face
Nanda Devi’s Northeast Face Vlastimil Šmída, Czechoslovak Central Sporting Organization Our EXPEDITION FROM Ostrava, Czechoslovakia selected as its ...
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Feature Article
1982
K2's West Face
K2’s West Face Teruo Matsuura, Waseda University Alpine Club, Japan In THE PAST, four parties have succeeded in climbing ...
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Feature Article
1982
On and Around Anyemaqen
On and Around Anyemaqen Galen A. Rowell Back IN THE DAYS when mountaineering was a solitary pursuit, even great expeditions ...
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Feature Article
1982
The Kangshung Face of Everest
The Kangshung Face of Everest Geoffrey C. Tabin The 1981 AMERICAN Mount Everest Expedition to China made the first climbing attempt ...
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Feature Article
1982
Central Tower of Paine
Central Tower of Paine Alan Kearney THE WIND is steadily increasing as my watery eyes behold an incredible scene. To ...
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Feature Article
1982
Hunter's North Buttress Direct
Hunter’s North Buttress Direct Mugs Stump ABSORBFD in my thoughts, I listlessly watched the craggy peaks go by as ...
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Feature Article
1982
Scientific Notes
Initial Findings of Field Research in the Grinnell Glacier, Everett Mountains Area of Southern Baffin Island, July and August 1981. Field ...
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Notes
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Mountaineering Summary, Denali Park and Preserve
Mountaineering Summary, Denali National Park and Preserve. The 1981 climbing season on Mount McKinley came in like a lamb and went ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Research on Mount McKinley
Research on Mount McKinley. During the 1981 climbing season, a lengthy questionnaire was circulated among Mount McKinley climbers by the Department ...
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Notes
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington, West Face, Variant
Huntington, West Face, Variant. In April Dane Hough and I ascended a variant of the northwest buttress-west face route, done ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Around Mount Foraker on Skis
Around Mount Foraker on Skis. Alan and Shari Kearney, Malcolm Ulrich and I completed a circumnavigation of Mount Foraker on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker
Foraker. The southeast ridge of Foraker was done by my wife Shari and me. We were on the ridge from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker, Ski Descent
Foraker, Ski Descent. On May 29 to 31 Pierre Beghin, James Merel, Jean-Luc Ruby and I climbed Mount Foraker by the southeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, P 12,380
P 12.380. Harrison Hilbert and I made our first try to climb P 12,380 by its west spur on June 8. We climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks Around Ruth Glacier, Ski Ascents
Peaks around Ruth Glacier, Ski Ascents. Our members were Karl Schott, leader, Alfons Steinsberger, Günter Forchthammer, Dr. Herbert Forster, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, P 11,880 and P 11,610, North Fork of Ruth Glacier
P 11,880 and P 11,610, North Fork of Ruth Glacier. Our expedition was made up of Konstantin Ferrari, leader, Gert Judmaier, Hans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Broken Tooth, North Face Ascent
Broken Tooth, North Face Attempt. After crossing the bergschrund on the upper end of the Buckskin Glacier, Curt Haire and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Royal Throne, Little Switzerland
Royal Throne, Little Switzerland. Mark Moderow and I climbed the south face of the Royal Throne (NCCS IV, F8), a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Russell Attempts, 1980 and 1981
Mount Russell Attempts, 1980 and 1981. In May 1980 Dave Pahlke and I attempted the northwest ridge of Mount Russell (11,670 feet). The route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Deborah, West Face
Mount Deborah, West Face. During late April and May of 1980 Charlie Sassara, Robert Frank and I attempted Mount Deborah’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Deborah, West Face Direct
Deborah, West Face Direct. A new route on Deborah, first pioneered by Omar Hansen and Chris McClaine, was completed by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Ski Traverse of the Whole Alaska Range
Ski Traverse of the Whole Alaska Range. George Beilstein, Steve Eck, Scott Woolums and I* skied the 350 or 400 miles from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains
Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains. After our ski traverse, George Beilstein and I made two climbs. P 7200, a half mile northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9650 and Attempt on Mount Hesperus, Revelation Mountains
P 9650 and Attempt on Mount Hesperus, Revelation Mountains. The Revelations are located in the Lime Hills area of south-central Alaska, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Revelation Mountains
Revelation Mountains. From June 11 to 28 Wolfgang Herzog, Thomas Strobl and I made a ski traverse of McKinley from the Kahiltna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach-St. Elias Mountains, West-East Ski Traverse
Chugach-St. Elias Mountains, West-East Ski Traverse. Jack Duggan, Gunnar Naslund, Brian Okonek, Roger Cowals, Vern Tejas and I completed a 365...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather, Carpé Ridge
Fairweather, Carpé Ridge. Don Langlois, Bill Staub and I landed on the beach just above Sea Creek on April 29. After ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Alaska, Ice Climbs Near Valdez
Ice Climbs Near Valdez. During the four-month 1980-1981 season, 33 more frozen waterfalls were newly climbed, bringing the total to 62 in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Triumph, North Face
Mount Triumph, North Face. In early August Pete Doorish and I climbed the Central North Buttress, of Mount Triumph. From ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Early Morning Spire, Southwest Face Variation
Early Morning Spire, Southwest Face variation. On July 4, Lowell Skoog, Gary Brill and I climbed the southwest face of Early ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Elephant Head, Northwest Ridge
Elephant Head, Northwest Ridge. On August 6 James Martin and I climbed this route from our camp on the Dome Glacier. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, White Chuck Mountain, West Face
White Chuck Mountain, West Face. On September 20, Jerry Som- merman, Jamie Wild and I completed a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, East McMillan Spire, South Face / East Ridge
East McMillan Spire, South Face/East Ridge. On August 22, Jerry Baillie, Doug Sanders, and I climbed this route on East ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Formidable, Winter Ascent
Mount Formidable, Winter Ascent. On January 3 and 4, my brother Gordy and I climbed Mount Formidable by its north ridge. Except ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Formidable, West Face
Mount Formidable, West Face. On September 6, Stim Bullitt and I made the first ascent of the west face of this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Formidable, Northwest Face
Mount Formidable, Northwest Face. On June 28, Gordon Adams and I climbed the northwest face of Mount Formidable. We approached via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Shuksan, Price Glacier Winter Ascent
Mount Shuksan, Price Glacier Winter Ascent. On January 16, Lowell Skoog and I climbed Mount Shuksan via the Price Glacier. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Prater, Hidden Couloir
Mount Prater, Hidden Couloir. In late September 1980, Del Johns and I approached the unclimbed east face of Mount Prater (13,329 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, North Palisade, West Face
North Palisade, West face. The Palisade Range offers California’s most alpine climbing on 14,000-foot peaks fluted with ice gullies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Wheeler Crest, 1980
Wheeler Crest, 1980. A number of fine routes were done in this area near Bishop in 1980. In general, climbers were seeking ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982