American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
Toni Hiebeler, 1930-1984 and Aleš Kunaver, 1935-1984
TONI HIEBELER 1930-1984 ALEŠ KUNAVER 1935-1984 It is unusual for the A.A.J. to publish obituaries of non-members, but ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1985
Timothy Ifor Morgan Lewis, 1944-1984
TIMOTHY IFOR MORGAN LEWIS 1944-1984 Tim Lewis, editor of Mountain from 1978 to 1984, died of cancer on August 23. He changed the ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1985
Nicholas Vanderbilt, 1958-1984
NICHOLAS VANDERBILT 1958-1984 Nicholas Vanderbilt and his companion, Francis Gledhill, disappeared in August 1984 while attempting the Wishbone Arête of ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1985
Charles Theodore Dotter, M.D., 1920-1985
CHARLES THEODORE DOTTER, M.D. 1920-1985 Dr. Charles Theodore Dotter, chairman of the Department of Radiology at the Oregon Health ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1985
A.A.C., Alaska Section
A.A.C., Alaska Section. 1984 was another fine year for our Section. It began with a good season of winter ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1985
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section. This small Section grew in membership during the year. Various members climbed in the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1985
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. In retrospect 1984 was perhaps the busiest year in the history of the New York ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1985
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. The last two years have seen a continuation of the social events that have ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1985
The Colorado Mountain Club
The Colorado Mountain Club. Our club conducted more than 250 trips during 1984 ranging from day hikes to multi-day backpacks and technical ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1985
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club completed another active year in 1984, with membership remaining at 1000. Nearly 300 members participated in one of the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1985
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. M.C.A. membership grew to 350 in 1984. The highlight of club activities for the year was ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1985
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Thirty-eighth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of The American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the thirty-eighth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the eighth that has been edited and published ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1985
Stranded, Partly Separated, Miscommunication, Exceeding Abilities — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle
STRANDED, PARTY SEPARATED, MISCOMMUNICATION, EXCEEDING ABILITIES Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle A. and T. (30) began the ascent of the southeast ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1985
Failure of Rappel, Inexperience — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise Cliffs
FAILURE OF RAPPEL, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise Cliffs This accident occurred when the victim (40) suffered a fall while ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Slip on Rock, Avalanche, Inadequate Equipment, Weather — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Whyte
SLIP ON ROCK, AVALANCHE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, WEATHER Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Whyte A party of three made a scrambling ascent ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow or Ice, Climbing Alone — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bowlen
FALL ON SNOW OR ICE, CLIMBING ALONE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bowlen On July 4, 1983, a call was received by the ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow, Avalanche, Fatigue — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Stanley Peak
FALL ON SNOW, AVALANCHE, FATIGUE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Stanley Peak On July 23, 1983, three climbers were unable to make the summit ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Rock, Party Separated, Inexperience — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle
FALL ON ROCK, PARTY SEPARATED, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle On the evening of August 3, 1983, two strangers, Hugh (26) and ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Rock, Weather, Exposure — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
FALL ON ROCK, WEATHER, EXPOSURE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple On the morning of August 9, 1983, two climbers started up the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1985
Avalanche — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Charlton
AVALANCHE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Charlton A party of three registered at the Jasper Visitor Center on September 16, 1983, and were ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Inadequate Equipment, Exceeding Abilities — British Columbia, Kamloops Area, Marble Canyon
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, EXCEEDING ABILITIES British Columbia, Kamloops Area, Marble Canyon On May 7, 1983, Bob Boonstra (32) fell ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow — British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Powder Mountain
FALL ON SNOW British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Powder Mountain On May 26, 1983, Scott Hagarty (21) was ski mountaineering with three friends on ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Rock, Failure to Test Holds — British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Stawamus Chief
FALL ON ROCK, FAILURE TO TEST HOLDS British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Stawamus Chief Jim Brennan (20) and Bruce Macdonald, both experienced ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow, Inadequate Belay, Weather — British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Hermit Mountain
FALL ON SNOW, INADEQUATE BELAY, WEATHER British Columbia, Selkirk Mountain, Hermit Mountain A party of six students and instructors from ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Falling Rock — British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Sir Donald Meadows
FALLING ROCK British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Sir Donald Meadows On August 22, 1983, seven climbers from an Alpine Club of Canada group ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Slip—River Crossing, Inadequate Belay, Inexperience — British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboo Creek
SLIP—RIVER CROSSING, INADEQUATE BELAY, INEXPERIENCE British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboo Creek About noon on August 23, 1983, two climbers from Ontario (...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1985
Avalanche, Hypothermia —Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Waterfall
AVALANCHE, HYPOTHERMIA Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Waterfall On February 4, 1984, two climbers completed without incident an ascent of Cascade Waterfall, a ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Ice — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Near Lake Louise
FALL ON ICE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, near Lake Louise On March 11, 1984, two ice climbers (26 and 25) attempted the falls near the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1985
Fall into Crevasse, Unroped, Inadequate Equipment — Alberta, Rocky Mountain, Columbia Icefields
FALL INTO CREVASSE, UNROPED, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountain, Columbia Icefields On March 17, 1984, a party of four (30-35) left the ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Avalanche — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Deltaform
AVALANCHE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Deltaform On March 31, 1984, two climbers (in their 30s) planned an early-season ascent of the difficult ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow, Ski Mountaineering — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Peyto Glacier
FALL ON SNOW, SKI MOUNTAINEERING Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Peyto Glacier On April 15, 1984, in Banff National Park, a party of six ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Rappel Anchor Failure, Inadequate Protection — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Medicine Slabs
RAPPEL ANCHOR FAILURE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Medicine Slabs On June 10, 1984, two climbers (24 and 28) left Jacques Lake picnic area ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Rock, Descending Unroped — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Edith Cavell
FALL ON ROCK, DESCENDING UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Edith Cavell On July 17, 1984, two climbers ascended the east ridge of ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow/Ice, Failure to Self Arrest, Inadequate Protection — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Aberdeen Glacier
FALL ON SNOW/ICE, FAILURE TO SELF-ARREST, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Aberdeen Glacier On the sunny, warm morning of ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Slip on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Weather, Inexperience — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Olive
SLIP ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, WEATHER, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Olive On August 10, 1984, a party of ten on a ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Stranded, Inexperience — Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Rock Face Near Cascade Waterfield
STRANDED, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Rock Face near Cascade Waterfield On August 19, 1984, three scramblers decided to explore and climb the ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow, Inadequate Equipment and Clothing, Climbing Unroped, Weather — British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, South Howser-Pigeon Col
FALL ON SNOW, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT AND CLOTHING, CLIMBING UNROPED, WEATHER British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, South Howser-Pigeon Col On August 2, 1984, two ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Falling Rock, Snow Slide, Fall into Crevasse
FALING ROCK, SNOW SLIDE, FALL INTO CREVASSE, FALLING SNOW BLOCK British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Snowpatch-Bugaboo Col AT 0915 on August 25, 1984, two ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Inadequate Protection, Fall on Rock, Failure to Follow Route — Ontario, Rattlesnake Point
INADEQUATE PROTECTION, FALL ON ROCK, FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE Ontario, Rattlesnake Point About noon on June 24, 1984, a climber (26) was leading ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Slip—River Crossing, Poor Position, Miscommunication — Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Mount Thor
SLIP—RIVER CROSSING, POOR POSITION, MISCOMMUNICATION Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Mount Thor On July 10, 1984, a climbing group from Japan ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Avalanche, Weather — Alaska, Chugach State Park
AVALANCHE, WEATHER Alaska, Chugach State Park On January 29, 1983, Mike Miller (29), Alden Johnson (31), and Neil O’Donnell (29) of Anchorage, Alaska, were ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Exposure, Weather, Climbing Alone — Alaska Mount McKinley
EXPOSURE, WEATHER, CLIMBING ALONE Alaska, Mount McKinley Naomi Uemura (43) was a Japanese explorer and climber who had completed many solo ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Avalanche — Alaska, Mount Foraker
AVALANCHE Alaska, Mount Foraker On April 19, 1984, Steve Barker (33), Tom Anninger (41), Dick Lohman (45), Sharon Svenson, and I (34) flew into the base ...
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Accident Reports
1985
HAPE, Rapid Ascent — Alaska, Mount Foraker
HAPE, RAPID ASCENT Alaska, Mount Foraker On April 20, 1984, a four member party calling themselves “Tom’s Expanding Headband” expedition, flew ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Avalanche, Climbing Unroped — Alaska, Valdez
AVALANCHE, CLIMBING UNROPED Alaska, Valdez On April 6, 1984, Glenn Larson (31), of Valdez, Alaska, was climbing with four partners on a peak ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Fall on Snow/Ice, Climbing Unroped, Altitude Sickness, Fatigue, Darkness
FALL ON SNOW/ICE, CLIMBING UNROPED, ALTITUDE SICKNESS, FATIGUE, DARKNESS Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 5, 1984, Bruce Matsutsuyo (30) and Steve Earle (31) ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Inadequate Equipment, Fall on Snow, Acute Mountain Sickness — Alaska, Mount McKinley
INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, FALL ON SNOW, ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 15, 1984, the six man Tegernseer Denali Expedition from ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Overdue Climbers, Underestimate Difficulty of Climb — Alaska, Mount Huntington and Mount McKinley
OVERDUE CLIMBERS, UNDERESTIMATED DIFFICULTY OF CLIMB Alaska, Mount Huntington and Mount McKinley On May 16, 1984, Jim Haberl (26) and Rob Rohn (26) flew ...
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Accident Reports
1985
Frostbite, Failure to Rewarm Extremities
FROSTBITE, FAILURE TO REWARM EXTREMITIES Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 23, 1984, Doug Hansen (age unknown) reached the summit via Mount McKinley’...
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Accident Reports
1985
Frostbite, Dehydration, Inadequate Equipment — Alaska, Mount McKinley
FROSTBITE, DEHYDRATION, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alaska, Mount McKinley A three member party was on the ascent of the South Buttress of ...
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Accident Reports
1985