American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1985
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1985. There were no winter ascents of Mount McKinley or adjacent peaks during 1985. A ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve 1985 Mountaineering Summary
DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE 1985 MOUNTAINEERING SUMMARY Mount McKinley Expeditions Climbers Successful Climbers  West Buttress 104 311 153  West Buttress (Guided) 25 200 116  Muldrow Glacier 6 15 9  ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hunter, West Buttress Attempt
DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE 1985 MOUNTAINEERING SUMMARY Mount McKinley Expeditions Climbers Successful Climbers  West Buttress 104 311 153  West Buttress (Guided) 25 200 116  Muldrow Glacier 6 15 9  ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Moose's Tooth Attempt and Barrille, 1984
Moose’s Tooth Attempt and Barrille, 1984, In April 1984, Dave Jones and I spent ten days in the Ruth Gorge. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Bear's Tooth, East Face Attempt
Bear’s Tooth, East Face Attempt. Doug Klewin and I on June 15 attempted the east face of the Bear’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, McGinnis Peak, East Face, Hayes Range
McGinnis Peak, East Face, Hayes Range. “Cutthroat Couloir” forms the right comer of the east face of McGinnis Peak with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Middle Triple Peak Attempt, P 8055 and P 6000, Kichatna Mountains
Middle Triple Peak Attempt, P 8055 and P 6000, Kichatna Mountains. Chuck Comstock, John Harpole and I were landed on July 5 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks above the Dall Glacier
Peaks above the Dall Glacier. From July 22 to August 1 Donald Davis and I, with Brian and Diane Okonek acting as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Redoubt
Mount Redoubt. Bob Gerhard, Larry Van Slyke, Mark Skok and I had planned a winter ascent of Mount Redoubt (3108 meters, 10,197 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Iliamna, Winter Ascent
Iliamna, Winter Ascent. After landing us on the tricky Tuxedni Glacier, Lowell Thomas, Jr. said that he would take no ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Phillip Smith Mountains, Brooks Range
Philip Smith Mountains, Brooks Range. Ellen Wood, Erich Hinze, Terry Rollerson, Evelyn Feller and I spent two weeks in August ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, P 6148, P 6206, P 6313, P 6339, P 6650, P 6985, P 7080, P 7111, P 7234, P7327, P 7500, P 7689, Chugach Mountains
P 6148, P 6206, P 6313, P 6339, P 6650, P 6985, P 7080, P 7111, P 7234, P7327, P 7500, P 7689, Chugach Mountains. On July 16, I was flown into ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7205, P 8205, Wrangell Mountains
P 7205 and P 8205, Wrangell Mountains. Bob Jacobs, Dave Henning, Jack Simmonds and I flew to the Glacier Creek landing area ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Bona, Winter Ascent
Bona, Winter Ascent. Alaskans Dave Pahlke, Rich Burton, Paul Denke- walter and I made the first winter ascent of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias, South Ridge Attempt
St. Elias, South Ridge Attempt. Willi Hersman, Ray Koleser, Suzy Noldan and I arrived in Yakutat on May 2 in pouring ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, Haydon Peak Correction
Haydon Peak Correction. On page 183 of A.A.J., 1985 Roach stated that he believed Barbara Stitt to have been the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Alaska, American-Japanese Climbing Exchange, Part I in Alaska
American-Japanese Climbing Exchange, Part I in Alaska. In February four Japanese came to Alaska, at the invitation of the Alaska ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Mount Redoubt, Mount Spickard, Mad Eagle Peak, North Cascades
Mount Redoubt, Mount Spickard, Mad Eagle Peak, North Cascades. On the north side of Mount Redoubt opposite the northeast-face route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Perdition Peak, Northeast Rib
Perdition Peak, Northeast Rib. The most dramatic line on Backbone ridge, this spine shoots arrow-straight from the Perdition Glacier to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Perdition Peak, North Ridge
Perdition Peak, North Ridge. From the distance, this appeared as a clean line, but close inspection revealed the northeast rib ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Bear Mountain, North Buttress, First Free Ascent
Bear Mountain, North Buttress, First Free Ascent. On July 20 and 21, Lowell Skoog and I climbed the north buttress of Bear ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Mount Johannesburg, Northeast Face
Mount Johannesburg, Northeast Face. On December 22, John Stoddard and I climbed a new route on the northeast face of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Chimney Rock, First Winter Ascent
Chimney Rock, First Winter Ascent. The first week of winter found the Cascades under the influence of steady high pressure. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, The Triplets
The Triplets. In early November Jim Nelson and I climbed the left gully on the north face of the Triplets ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Stuart Range
Stuart Range. In February, Kit Lewis and Jim Nelson made the first winter ascent of their Girth Pillar route. Certainly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Index Town Wall, Lookout Point
Index Town Wall, Lookout Point. On March 14, Dan Klimke, Gary Buck- ham and I completed the first ascent of Steel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Washington–Cascade Mountains, Prusik Peak, 1984
Prusik Peak, 1984. My brother Ted, Dan Nordstrom and I made a free climb west of the Stanley-Burgner route on August 13, 1984. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Mount Russell, West Face
Mount Russell, West Face. Alan Kouzmanoff and I climbed a new route on this face in June. It starts in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Dragon Peak, Northwest Ridge
Dragon Peak, Northwest Ridge. In June, Claude Fiddler and I climbed the left of two arêtes on the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, New Routes on Grand Sentinel and North Dome, Kings' Canyon National Park
New Routes on Grand Sentinel and North Dome, Kings’ Canyon National Park. In July, Bruce Bourassa and I climbed Cosmopolis, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Moro Rock, Pressure Sensitive
Moro Rock, Pressure Sensitive. The massive west face of Moro Rock has a very conspicuous ramp which cuts the wall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Patterson Bluffs, South Face, Sunset Buttress
Patterson Bluffs, South Face, Sunset Buttress. This 1000-foot-plus cliff is just west of Balch Camp Flake facing south above Balch ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Mount Witney, Direct East Face, Winter Ascent
Mount Whitney, Direct East Face, Winter Ascent. In February Mike Graber, Ron Kauk, and I skied into the cirque under ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Pinnacles National Monument
Pinnacles National Monument. It was a quiet year in the Pinnacles National Monument. To the right of “Agrarian,” John Barbella ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Cherubim Dome, South Buttress, Archangel
In mid October Dick Leversee and I climbed an unnamed but prominent pyramidal dome north of Upper Hamilton Lake in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Power Dome, Alternative Energy
Power Dome, Alternative Energy. In 1984, Val Licon and I climbed a five-pitch route on the face between Helm’s Deep ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Yosemite, Yosemite Valley, 1985
Yosemite Valley, 1985. Following is a partial list of new routes done in the Valley during 1985. On the wall scene, climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, California–Yosemite, Tuolumne Meadows, 1985
Tuolumne Meadows, 1985. Tuolumne has finally gone the way of most other major climbing areas; every cliff, no matter how tiny ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Nevada, Valley of Fire State Park
Valley of Fire State Park: Unlike the friendly attitude of the Utah State Park rangers in Snow Canyon an hour ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Nevada, Red Rocks Routes
Red Rocks Routes. Some of the routes done in the Red Rocks since the completion of the manuscript for my ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Merrimac Butte, The Hyper-Crack on the Anchor Chain
Merrimac Butte, The Hyper-Crack on the Anchor Chain. Both the Monitor and the Merrimac Buttes, named for the armored ships ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Aeolian Tower, Sorcerer and Sorcerer's Apprentice, Moab Area of Canyonlands
Aeolian Tower, Sorcerer and Socerer’s Apprentice, Moab Area of Can- yonlands. Previously unreported is the first ascent of 225-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Arches National Park
Arches National Park. Jeff Widen and Dawn Burke climbed the Heart of the Desert route, one pitch on Entrada sandstone ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Arch Canyon, Bridges National Monument
Arch Canyon, Bridges National Monument. In April, 1984 Tim Coats, Gary Rugerra and Scott Baxter made the first ascent of Dream ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Crow's Head Spires
Crow’s Head Spires. The Crow’s Head Spires, 250-foot towers of Wingate sandstone atop a Chinle sandstone base between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Indian Creek Area of Canyonlands
Indian Creek Area of Canyonlands. Jeff Widen and Dawn Burke made the first ascent of the Mayes (I, 5.10b). The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Rhino Horn
Rhino Horn. On August 3, Tony Valdez and I made the first ascent of the Rhino Horn, a 300-foot tower composed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Crescent Mountain, North Ridge
Crescent Mountain, North Ridge. Although of easy access from the Twisp River Road, Crescent Mountain has seen little activity. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Mother Loade (P 7905), Northeast Ridge
“Mother Lode” (P 7905), Northeast Ridge. Located ¾ mile west of Crescent Mountain, “Mother Lode” presents good climbing possibilities. My brother Carl ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Mount Elijah, North Ridge
Mount Elijah, North Ridge. On July 6, we followed bear trails toward Elijah’s north ridge. The route ascended a pocket ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986