American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Theodore E. Seiler, 1908-1981
THEODORE E. SEILER 1908-1981 Theodore E. Seiler, Chairman of the Board of the world reknowned Seiler Hotels in Zermatt, Switzerland, ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1982
Donald G. Onthank, 1891-1981
DONALD G. ONTHANK 1891-1981 At the Annual Meeting of The American Alpine Club on Mount Hood in 1979, Don Onthank was ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1982
A.A.C., Alaska Section
A.A.C., Alaska Section. This past year marked a resurgence of activity in the Section. Efforts to renew interest ...
AAJ
Editorials And Prefaces
1982
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section. The Section’s hard work in acting as host for the Club’s 1980 Annual ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. In May the Section hosted the Board of Directors meeting in Seattle. This was followed ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
A.A.C., New England Section
A.A.C., New England Section. The year began with a determined group of Bostonians, meeting at Chairman Streibert’s ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. During the year the Section continued its active public lecture program, now at the ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. The year’s activities began with a winter meeting at the home of Gus ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
Havard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Membership during 1981 continued to grow with many new novice as well as experienced climbers participating in club ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. In 1982 our membership exceeded 1000, scattered over some 35 states. Many of the courses and mountain camps again were offered ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. Our membership was approximately 260 in 1981. Activities included a monthly slide show of climbs and mountain travels ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1982
Thirty-Fifth Annual Report of The Safety Committees of the American Alpine Club and the Alpine Club of Canada
This is the thirty-fifth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the sixth that has been edited and published ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1982
Avalanche, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca
AVALANCHE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca On August 30, 1980, Glen Parker (26), Dolores Parker (20), and Roy Walter (18) were ascending the normal route (...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Rock, Failure of Piton, Climbing Alone, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Alberta
FALL ON ROCK, FAILURE OF PITON, CLIMBING ALONE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Alberta Tobin Sorenson (25) was attempting to climb the ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Falling Rock, Hypothermia, Bad Weather, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Louis
FALLING ROCK, HYPOTHERMIA, BAD WEATHER Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Louis On November 20, 1980, after a late start and a somewhat slow ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Avalanche, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Thompson
AVALANCHE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Thompson On Sunday, February 22, 1981, a party of three set out to climb Mount Thompson from ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Slip on Ice, No Belay, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle
SLIP ON ICE, NO BELAY, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle On March 29, 1981, a large group from a University Outdoor ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Snow, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Moraine Lake, 3-3 1/2 Couloir
FALL ON SNOW Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Moraine Lake, 3-3½ Couloir On July 10, 1981, a party of two were climbing the 3-3½ ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Rock, Stranded, Exceeding Abilities, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Deltaform Mountain
FALL ON ROCK, STRANDED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Deltaform Mountain On Monday, July 27, 1981, a party of two set out ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Rock, No Belay, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Thompson Creek Area
FALL ON ROCK, NO BELAY, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Thompson Creek Area On August 14, 1981, a party of four backpackers were ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Falling Rock, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Deltaform Mountain
FALLING ROCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Deltaform Mountain At 6:30 a.m. on August 18, 1981, four men began an ascent of Deltaform Mountain ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain On August 19, 1981, T. W. was hiking to the Cascade ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Stranded, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Cory
STRANDED, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Cory On August 23, 1981, two teenagers from Calgary decided to scramble up a mountain. About 200 ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Stranded, Climbing Alone, Inadequate Equipment, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
STRANDED, CLIMBING ALONE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple On August 29, 1981, R. set off following the guidebook description ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Belay, Inadequate Protection, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Freshfield
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE BELAY, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Freshfield On September 14, 1981, a party of four left ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Failure and Loss of Crampon, Fall on Ice, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain
FAILURE AND LOSS OF CRAMPON, FALL ON ICE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain On December 25, 1981, a Calgary man (24) was practicing ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Ice, Exhaustion, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Louise Falls
FALL ON ICE, EXHAUSTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Louise Falls On December 31, 1981, two men were ice climbing on Louise Falls at ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, No Hard Hat, British Columbia, Squamish, Little Smoke Bluffs
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED, NO HARD HAT British Columbia, Squamish, Little Smoke Bluffs On March 12, 1981, Clayton Maitland (19) was attempting ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Failure to Follow Route, Party Separated, Stranded, Frostbite, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine
FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE, PARTY SEPARATED, STRANDED, FROSTBITE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine On August 2, 1981, a party of two ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Snow, Fall into Crevasse, Climbing Unroped, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboos
FALL ON SNOW, FALL INTO CREVASSE, CLIMBING UNROPED British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboos On August 17, 1981, Robert Howard (age about 25) and ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Snow, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine
FALL ON SNOW British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine On August 18, 1981, after spending the night in the Hind Hut, Russell ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Rock, Failure of Chock, Manitoba, Gunton, Limestone Quarry
FALL ON ROCK, FAILURE OF CHOCK Manitoba, Gunton, Limestone Quarry On May 31, 1981, Everett Fee (36), who had been climbing for nine ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Avalanche, Yukon Territory, St. Elias Range, Mount St. Elias
AVALANCHE Yukon Territory, St. Elias Range, Mount St. Elias In June 1981, a party of four American climbers, C. Campbell, Mach ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Avalanche, Stranded, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, East Ridge
AVALANCHE, STRANDED Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, East Ridge On July 1, 1981, a radio message was received from a party of four ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Climbing Alone, Alaska, Mount KcKinley
CLIMBING ALONE Alaska, Mount McKinley John Waterman (28) disappeared while on a solo climb of Mt. McKinley in April 1981. For several ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall on Snow, Climbing Unroped, Altitude Sickness, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FALL ON SNOW, CLIMBING UNROPED, ALTITUDE SICKNESS Alaska, Mount McKinley Nicholas Collins (age unknown) was a member of the three-man ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Fall into Crevasse, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FALL INTO CREVASSE Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 2, 1981, James Wickwire (40) and Chris Kerrebrock (25) registered at the Tal- keetna Ranger Station ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Frostbite, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FROSTBITE Alaska, Mount McKinley In early May, a six-member party, the Index Alpine Club Expedition, flew to the Kahiltna Glacier ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Exhaustion, Alaska, Mount McKinley
EXHAUSTION Alaska, Mount McKinley Ernest Chandler (52) was a member of a Fantasy Ridge guided expedition to the West Buttress of ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Pulmonary Edema, Alaska, Mount McKinley
PULMONARY EDEMA Alaska, Mount McKinley A three-member party, the Bavarian McKinley Expedition, flew to the Kahiltna Glacier on May 21 to ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Pulmonary Edema, Alaska, Mount McKinley
PULMONARY EDEMA Alaska, Mount McKinley Karl Muck (45) was a member of the five-man Munchener Expedition on the West Buttress of ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Pulmonary Edema, Alaska, Mount McKinley
PULMONARY EDEMA Alaska, Mount McKinley The seven-member Keio University Japanese expedition flew to Kahiltna to climb Mount McKinley on May 21. ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Frostbite, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FROSTBITE Alaska, Mount McKinley A three-member party from Seattle, Washington, flew to the Kahiltna Glacier on May 23, 1981, to climb the ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Exhaustion, Cerebral Edema, Inexperience, Self-Administered Drugs, Alaska, Mount McKinley
EXHAUSTION, CEREBRAL EDEMA, INEXPERIENCE, SELF-ADMINISTERED DRUGS Alaska, Mount McKinley Bob Wheeler (age unknown) was a member of the North Cascades ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Frostbite, Bad Weather, Inexperience, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FROSTBITE, BAD WEATHER, INEXPERIENCE Alaska, Mount McKinley A ten-member Fantasy Ridge party, with guides Mike Covington and Steve Gall, made ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Lost Climbers, Bad Weather, Alaska, Mount McKinley
LOST CLIMBERS, BAD WEATHER Alaska, Mount McKinley A three-member mountaineering expedition, the Skin and Bones Expedition, from the Kan- sei ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Altitude Sickness, Bad Weather, Avalanche, Alaska, Mount McKinley
ALTITUDE SICKNESS, BAD WEATHER, AVALANCHE Alaska, Mount McKinley On July 19, three members of the four-man Spanish Volaska expedition to the ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Stranded, Bad Weather, California, Yosemite Valley
STRANDED, BAD WEATHER California, Yosemite Valley On February 8, 1981, Dan Abend stopped SAR Ranger Bruce McKeeman about 8:30 a.m. in Lower ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Falling Rock, No Hard Hat, California, Yosemite Valley
FALLING ROCK, NO HARD HAT California, Yosemite Valley On May 22, 1981, Jean Ruwitch (25) and Tom Kimbrough (42) were climbing the East Buttress ...
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Accident Reports
1982
Falling Rock, Inadequate Protection, California, Yosemite Valley
FALLING ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION California, Yosemite Valley On June 2,1981, around 7:30 a.m., SAR Ranger Bruce McKeeman was notified by dispatch ...
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Accident Reports
1982