American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Silliman, Sequoia National Park
Mount Silliman, Sequoia National Park. In June 1981, Guy McClure and I did two new routes on the west ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Northpeak, Deliverance
Northpeak, Deliverance. In August 1980, Jack Roberts and I climbed this route that ascends the narrow face between the 30° snow couloir ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Bowmaiden, Lucky Sailor's Route
The Bowmaiden, Lucky Sailor’s Route. This formation rises above the headwaters of the south fork of Cathedral Creek, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Incredible Hulk, Positive Vibrations
The Incredible Hulk, Positive Vibrations. Bob Harrington and I climbed this route in August. The first three pitches coincide with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, South Eagle Beak, Beagle Creeks
South Eagle Beak, Beagle Creeks. Fred Beckey had climbed this dome via the south face, and Fremont Bainbridge, Conrad Van ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, South Eagle Beak, Opening Farewell and Five Years
South Eagle Beak, Opening Farewell and Five Years. In June, Fremont Bainbridge and I returned to the South Eagle Beak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Golden Throne, Capitol Reef National Park
Golden Throne, Capitol Reef National Park. The Golden Throne, a well known sandstone landmark in south central Utah, was climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Jacob's Chair, Fry Canyon Area
Jacob’s Chair, Fry Canyon Area. Jacob’s Chair, a 270-foot Wingate sandstone tower in south-central Utah, north of Highway 95, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, White Knight
White Knight. The White Knight is a 310-foot sandstone pillar first climbed in November, 1977, by George Hurley and Bill Forrest. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Valley of the Gods, Southeast Utah
Valley of the Gods, Southeast Utah. This long-neglected area, first visited by Ron Wiggle and me in 1974, is reached via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Castleton Area, Priest, Beckey Route Free
Priest, Beckey Route free, Castleton Area. In April, Chip Chace and I made an all-free ascent of the Priest by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Castleton Area, Sorcerer's Apprentice, Right Side
Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Right Side, Castleton Area. Chip Chace and I climbed the right side of the Sorcerer’s Apprentice, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Moses, Pale Fire, Canyonlands
Moses, Pale Fire, Canyonlands. In May, Chip Chace and Charlie Fowler made an all-free ascent of the original route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Canonlands, Zeus, Sisyphus
Canyonlands, Zeus, Sisyphus. In late October, Chip Chace and I free-climbed Zeus, the 300-foot sister spire of Moses. The route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Little Cottonwood Canyon, Cheetah
Cheetah, Little Cottonwood Canyon. In July, my brother Robert and I established an excellent route left of Tarzan in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Utah, Tombstone and Seraph
Tombstone and Seraph. In September, my brother Jonathan and I climbed a 350-foot spire known by the locals as “The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Kolob Canyon, Tucupit, West Face
Bill Forrest and I made this climb in early June. The west face route on Tucupit follows the prominent crack ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Montana, North Trapper Peak, Northwest Face, Bitterroot Range
North Trapper Peak, Northwest Face, Bitterroot Range. Persistent tales of bad rock, an unappealing approach and a horrendous descent seem ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Crooked Thumb, West Ridge, Tetons
Crooked Thumb, West Ridge, Tetons. Robert Irvine and Tom Kimbrough climbed this distinct ridge on July 28 in nine pitches plus ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton, Loki's Tower
Grand Teton, Loki’s Tower, Tetons. The northwest corner of the Grand Teton, rising between the north ridge route of 1931 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Wyoming, Tetons, Grand Teton, Enclosure Visionquest Couloir
Grand Teton, Enclosure Visionquest Couloir, Tetons. A new route on the Enclosure, branching out to the west from the standard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Warbonnet Peak
Warbonnet Peak. In July Dave Jenkins and I accidentally did a new route on the east face of Warbonnet Peak. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Pingora, East Face
Pingora, East Face. On July 21 Louis Vannatta and I climbed what we believe is a new start to the east-face, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Bollinger Peak, Southwest Face
Bollinger Peak, Southwest Face. In August, Matt Parramore and I made a new route on the southwest side of Bollinger ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado Climbs, 1981
Colorado Climbs, 1981. A very warm winter led to a virtual explosion of rock-climbing activity in many of the more popular ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Lumpy Ridge, Bookmark Pinnacle, Skid You Not
Bookmark Pinnacle, Skid You Not, Lumpy Ridge. In late June Doug Snively, Aaron Walters and I made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Lumpy Ridge, Bookmark Pinnacle, Between the Sheets
Bookmark Pinnacle, Between The Sheets, Lumpy Ridge. In June Bill Wylie and I made the first ascent of Between The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Cathedral Wall, Alter Boy
Cathedral Wall, Altar Boy. In mid-July Doug Snively and I made the first ascent of Altar Boy (III, 5.8) on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Palisades, Wisteria Tower, Autumn Sonata
Wisteria Tower, Autumn Sonata, Palisades. In August, Chip Salaun and I climbed Autumn Sonata (III, 5.10). The route ascends the central ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Boulder Canyon, Blob Rock, Limits of Power
Blob Rock, Limits of Power, Boulder Canyon. One of the more prominent routes that Rick Accomazzo and I put up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Eldorado Canyon, Redgarden Wall, Le Void
Redgarden Wall, Le Void, Eldorado Canyon. Le Void, a spectacular and long-standing aid climb, was done all-free late this August. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Sunset Slabs
Sunset Slabs. In January and February, Steve Spaar, Mark Lane, and I made the first ascents of some fine routes ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, North Chasm View Wall, 8th Voyage
North Chasm View Wall, 8th Voyage, Black Canyon of the Gunnison. The 8th Voyage is a VI, 5.11d route located ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Climbing in Colorado, Correction
Ice Climbing in Colorado, Correction. On page 194 in A.A.J., 1981 Parachute Creek Canyon unfortunately was called Paradise Creek Canyon.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Steele, East Ridge in Winter
Mount Steele, East Ridge in Winter, 1982. On December 28 a helicopter of Trans North Turbo Air dropped us at Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Ski Traverses, Mount Logan, St. Elias, Steele, Hubbard, Alverstone, Icefield Ranges
Ski Traverses, Mount Logan, St. Elias, Steele, Hubbard, Alverstone, Icefield Ranges. During the 1981 climbing season there were 19 groups, made up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount St. Elias Attempt and Climbs in the Tombstone Mountains
Mount St. Elias Attempt and Climbs in the Tombstone Mountains. My three brothers, Herbert, Wolfgang, Bernhard, and I in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Kennedy
Mount Kennedy. Bill Younkin, leader, Gary Uhland, Mike Heil and I* were flown to 6200 feet on the Cathedral Glacier on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Cirque of the Unclimables
Cirque of the Unclimbables, 1980. Much climbing continued to be done in 1980 in the Logan Mountains. The Lotus Flower Tower was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Doubtful Tower, Bella Coola Icecap, 1976
“Doubtful Tower,” Bella Coola Icecap, 1979. On August 20, 1979 Fred Beckey, Bill Lahr, Brad McCarroll, Roy Ratcliff and I took off from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982