American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Nooksack Tower, Northeast Couloir and East Ridge
Nooksack Tower, Northeast Couloir and East Ridge. On May 30 Chuck Gerson and I made this climb in one long day (18 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, The Parapet, South Face
The Parapet, South Face. Our unofficial naming of the imposing central crag of the Mount Bago jumble above Junction Meadow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Penstemon Dome
Penstemon Dome. Jerry Coe and I apparently made the first climb of this prominent rock formation, the second dome east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, North Guard, East Face, 1981
North Guard, East Face, 1981. North Guard, near better-known Mount Brewer, has a provoking, craggy shape. There is a short but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Finger Dome, South Face, 1981
Finger Dome, South Face, 1981. When making the hike from near Wishon Dam to Crown Valley, the usual route to Tehepite ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Mount Hoffman, Crimson Corner and Hoffman's Turret
Mount Hoffman, Crimson Corner and Hoffman’s Turret. To the right of the Merle-Alley route on the north face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Homer's Nose, Where Eagles Dare
Homer’s Nose, Where Eagles Dare. In July 1981 Patrick Paul and I completed another four-pitch route on the southwest face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Middle Fork, Tule River Area
Middle Fork, Tule River Area. In the winter of 1980-81, Patrick Paul, Gary Kunkel, Randy Powers and I made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Jordan Peak Area
Jordan Peak Area. In late spring 1981, Eddie Joe and I discovered and climbed the first routes on a triple rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Bear Creek Spire, Complete East Ridge
Bear Creek Spire, Complete East Ridge. From the air, this long knife-edged arête is one of the most spectacular ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Peak 12,563, Northeast Ridge
Peak 12,563, Northeast Ridge. On Fourth of July weekend I soloed this prominent prow in Granite Park near Pine Creek Pass, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Peak 13,198, Ruby Wall
Peak 13,198, Ruby Wall. The east face of this peak is a vertical, 900-foot wall that is reflected in the waters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Mount Whitney, Northeast Ridge
Mount Whitney, Northeast Ridge. After more than a dozen ascents of this mountain by what I assumed to be all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, P 9011, "Leopold Dome," Burt Miller Route, 1981
P 9011, “Leopold Dome”, Burt Miller Route, 1981. After hiking six miles around Courtwright Reservoir, climbing a few pitches and sitting out ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Humdinger Dome, No Zukes
Humdinger Dome. No Zukes follows a small, easily visible dihedral on a dome just southwest of P 9053. When the left-facing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Sierra Buttes, Sea Lion Buttress, 1981
Sierra Buttes, Sea Lion Buttress, 1981. The Sierra Buttes may deserve more attention from climbers. In May 1981 Joe Kiskis, Tim Butler ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Nance Peak, Supercleavage
Nance Peak, Supercleavage. This peak, actually a dome, rises out of some of the most remote territory in Yosemite National ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Bear Dome
Bear Dome. Ian Raistrick and I climbed a prow on the west face of Bear Dome in August. The buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Chiquito Dome
Chiquito Dome. The route named “Archline,” as reported by Conrad van Bruggen and Fremont Bainbridge in A.A.J., 1981, page 174, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Crystal Crag, East Face, 1975
Crystal Crag, East Face, 1978. Chuck Calef and I climbed a route on the east face of Crystal Crag in April 1978. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Temple Crag, Sunribbon Arête, Winter Ascent
Temple Crag, Sunribbon Arête, Winter Ascent. Rising almost out of the shores of beautiful Third Lake, the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Pinnacles National Monument, Climbs
Climbs in Pinnacles National Monument. At least three routes were added to the monument this year. Cleaver Buttress (F6) lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Charlotte Dome
Charlotte Dome. John Liebeskind and I climbed Shake it like a Bowl of Soup, a beautiful 11-pitch route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, El Capitan, Solo Ascent of the West Buttress
El Capitan, Solo Ascent of the West Buttress. From April 21 to May 1, I made a solo ascent of El Capitan’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Yosemite Valley, 1982
Yosemite Valley, 1982. Rock climbing continues to flourish in Yosemite National Park, and each year there seem to be more climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, Tuolumne Meadows
Tuolumne Meadows. In Tuolumne Meadows, face-climbing standards are being pushed higher and higher. John Bacher has almost singlehandedly rewritten the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Montana, St. Paul Peak, East Face Direct, Cabinet Range, 1981
St. Paul Peak, East Face Direct, Cabinet Range, 1981. Brad Weller and I climbed a chimney and dihedral system directly up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Idaho, Mount Breitenbach, North Face, Lost River Range
Mount Breitenbach, North Face, Lost River Range. From July 13 to 16, Bob Boyles, Mike Weber and I made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Utah, Climbs in Canyonlands National Park
Climbs in Canyonlands National Park. Jeff Achey and I free-climbed the last aid route on Moses, a 500-foot sandstone tower ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Utah, Castleton Tower and Monster Tower, Wingate Spires
Castleton Tower and Monster Tower, Wingate Spires. In October and early November Chester Dreiman and I climbed new routes on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Wyoming, Devil's Tower
Devil’s Tower. An excellent article on all climbs done to date on the Devil’s Tower appeared in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Colorado, New Climbs, 1982
New Colorado Climbs, 1982. Despite the intense new-route activity of the last few years, climbers in the Boulder area continue to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Colorado, Climbs, 1982, Eldorado and Boulder Canyon
Colorado Climbs, 1982. Eldorado Canyon. New route activity continues in Eldorado Canyon, although not at the feverish pace of the 1981 season. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Colorado, Longs Peak, Solo Winter Ascent of the East Face
Longs Peak, Solo Winter Ascent of the East Face. From January 13 to 17, 1983 I made the first solo winter ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Three New Routes
Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Three New Routes. In October, Chester Dreiman and I climbed three new routes here on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Climbing Season in Kluane National Park, Icefield Ranges, St. Elias Mountains
Climbing Season in Kluane National Park, Icefield Ranges, St. Elias Mountains. Mountaineering in the St. Elias Mountains was greatly reduced ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Tombstone Mountains Correction
Tombstone Mountains Correction. On the last line of page 161 of A.A.J., 1982 Mount Monolith is incorrectly given as Mount ...
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Notes
1983
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Noel Peak, Stikine Icecap
Noel Peak, Stikine Icecap. Between June 27 and July 18, Stacia Cronin, Jay McCubbrey, Peter VanderNailen, Tony Watkin, Beverly Wilson, David Wilson, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Coast Range, Ottarosko, Nuit Range
Ottarosko, Nuit Range, Coast Mountains. Ottarosko, a 10,000-foot massif near the northern end of the Nuit Range, east of Waddington, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Rockies, Mount Robson, Emperor Face; North Twin, North Face, Assiniboine, East Face
Mount Robson, Emperor Face; North Twin, North Face; Assiniboine, East Face. Tony Dick and I climbed a new line in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Rockies, Mount Robson, Emperor Ridge Variation
Mount Robson, Emperor Ridge Variation. On Mount Robson on September 17 Bryan Becker and I made an interesting and probably new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Arctic, British Empire Range, Ellesmere Island
British Empire Range, Ellesmere Island. From May 27 to June 10 Brad Albro, Bill Robinson, Rick Piercy, Jim Shedd, Paul Williams and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Arctic, British Empire Range, Ellesmere Island
British Empire Range, Ellesmere Island. Sponsored by the Explorer’s Club, this expedition was aimed at exploratory ski-mountaineering on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Arctic, Northernmost Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island
Northernmost Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island. I left Broughton Island in the company of three Eskimos on July 8. Travel by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Arctic, Mount Thor, West Face, Rappels and Prusiking
Mount Thor, West Face, Rappels and Prusiking. During July eighteen American and Canadian men and women tackled the wilds of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Canada, Arctic, Loki, Asgard, Baffin Island
Loki, Asgard, Baffin Island. Our Australian Warren Lee, and I arrived at Summit Lake, in Auyuittuq National Park, on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Greenland, Mount Forel and Other Peaks, East
Mount Forel and Other Peaks, East Greenland. On April 26 Bruno Klaus- bruckner, leader, E. Frosch, E. Gritzner, W. Hölzl, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Greenland, Glacier de France Region, Schweizerland, East
Glacier de France Region, Schweizerland, East Greenland. Our expedition was flown by helicopter from Angmagssalik to Base Camp at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Greenland, Norsketinde and Other Peaks, Staunings Alper, East
Norsketinde and Other Peaks, Staunings Alper, East Greenland. Our expedition was organized both for science and for mountaineering as required ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
North America, Greenland, Angmagssalik Region, East
Angmagssalik Region, East Greenland. Cormac Higgs, Colin Wootton and I arrived in Angmagssalik on July 20 where we met our sea ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983