American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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506 Records

Title Publication Year
Parque Nacional Huascarán, Ancash–Perú
Parque Nacional Huascarán, Ancash-Perú . Jim Bartle. Dai Nippon, Tokyo, 1985. 40 pages, 68 color and 4 black-and-white photographs, 3 sketch maps. Paper. $8.00.
AAJ
Book Reviews
1986
Chaltel (Fitzroy)
Chattel (Fitzroy). Carlos Capellas, editor. Servicio General de Información de Montaña, Barcelona, 1985. 46 pages, 13 black-and-white photographs 22 line drawings and ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1986
Konsaisu Gaidoku Sanme Jiten (A Concise Dictionary of Names of Foreign Mountains)
Konsaisu Gaikoku Sanmei Jiten (A Concise Dictionary of Names of Foreign Mountains). Ichiro Yoshizawa. SanseidoPublishing Co., Tokyo, 1984. 613 pages, 55 sketch maps ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1986
Gaston Rébuffat, 1921-1985
GASTON RÉBUFFAT 1921-1985 Gaston Rébuffat, longtime Honorary Member of the American Alpine Club and Officer of the French ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1986
Benjamin E (Tom) King, 1929-1985
BENJAMIN E. (TOM) KING 1929-1985 Tom King, a member of the southern California Section, died on September 15, 1985 while doing what ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1986
John Franklin Noxon, 1928-1985
JOHN FRANKLIN NOXON 1928-1985 I met John Noxon in 1950 at a recruiting meeting of the Harvard Mountaineering Club. John was ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1986
William Spencer Child, 1909-1985
WILLIAM SPENCER CHILD 1909-1985 Bill Child was bom in Boston July 23, 1909, but grew up in Philadelphia, where his father was ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1986
Julie A. Inwood, 1939-1985
JULIE A. INWOOD 1939-1985 Julie, like many of us who came from Colorado, was virtually brought up in the mountains. ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1986
Helen Malcom Le Conte, 1905-1985
HELEN MALCOLM LE CONTE 1905-1985 Helen Malcolm Le Conte died in San Francisco on July 11 at the age of 80. She ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1986
Kim Momb, 1956-1986
KIM MOMB 1956-1986 Kim was with me in thought the day before his tragic avalanche accident. The air temperature and ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1986
A.A.C., Alaska Section
A.A.C., Alaska Section. This was a most rewarding, productive year for the Section. Many members worked closely together ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1986
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. Fantastic climbing weather coupled with some very interesting functions made 1985 a great year for the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1986
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. Much of 1985 was dominated by preparations for the 83rd Annual Meeting of the Club, ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1986
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. The Sierra Nevada Section has been active on the crags and peaks of the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1986
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. The A.M.C. finished a typically Standard year in 1985. We taught more than 60 people beginning rock ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1986
Idaho Alpine Club
Idaho Alpine Club. Our club, located in Idaho Falls, engages in diverse activities that include cross-country skiing, rafting, kayaking, bicycling, ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1986
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club completed another active year in 1985 with membership at 1000. Over 300 members participated in one of the various ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1986
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Thirty-Ninth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club and the Alpine Club of Canada
This is the thirty-ninth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the ninth that has been edited and published ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1986
Missing Climbers—Cause Unknown, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson
MISSING CLIMBERS—CAUSE UNKNOWN British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson On August 17, 1984, Nicholas Vanderbilt (25) and Francis Gledhill (29) ascended the lower ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Falling Ice, Climbing Unroped, Inexperience, Quebec, Shawbridge
FALLING ICE, CLIMBING UNROPED, INEXPERIENCE Quebec, Shawbridge At 1500 on March 2, 1985, a climber (40) with limited experience was climbing solo on a ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Avalanche, Fall, Inadequate Equipment, Quebec, Charlevoix Mountains, Montagne Blanche
AVALANCHE, FALL, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Quebec, Charlevoix Mountains, Montagne Blanche At 1515 on March 3, 1985, a party of experienced skiers was approaching base ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Rock, Faulty Use of Belay Device, Ontario, Milton, Rattlesnake Point
FALL ON ROCK, FAULTY USE OF BELAY DEVICE Ontario, Milton, Rattlesnake Point On April 27, 1985, a climber (30) with some experience was ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Failure of Rappel, Chocks Pulled Out, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Near Banff
FAILURE OF RAPPEL, CHOCKS PULLED OUT, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, near Banff On May 26, 1985, an inexperienced climber (30) was beginning a ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Scree Slope, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Tower of Babel
FALL ON SCREE SLOPE, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Tower of Babel On June 8, 1985, three scramblers had ascended the Tower of ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Stranded, Inadequate Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Louis
STRANDED, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Louis On July 11, 1985, two climbers departed early on the normal route. Usual ascent ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Rock, Descending Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Ishbel
FALL ON ROCK, DESCENDING UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Ishbel On July 13, 1985, two climbers were descending moderate slopes on the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall, Equipment Failure, Load Too Heavy For Pack, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lyell Group
FALL, EQUIPMENT FAILURE, LOAD TOO HEAVY FOR PACK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lyell Group About noon on July 13, 1985, a party of 13 ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Falling Rock, Failure to Follow Route, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine
FALLING ROCK, FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine On July 26, 1985, around 1300, an experienced climber (20) was ascending ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Cornice Collapse, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Patterson
CORNICE COLLAPSE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Patterson On July 24, 1985, two men were climbing Bluebird Glacier on Mount Patterson. About 1900 hours, ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Benighted in (1) Rain and (2) Snowstorm, Inadequate Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Cory
BENIGHTED IN (1) RAIN AND (2) SNOWSTORM, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Cory On August 11,1985, two climbers ascended Cory Crack, a ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Rock, Inexperience, Inadequate Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Fryatt
FALL ON ROCK, INEXPERIENCE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Fryatt On August 18, 1985, two men (35 and 15) left their high camp ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Rock, Descending Unroped, Off Route, British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Mount Sir Donald
FALL ON ROCK, DESCENDING UNROPED, OFF ROUTE British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Mount Sir Donald At 0500 on August 24,1985, a party of ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Hypothermia, Heart Failure, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park
HYPOTHERMIA, HEART FAILURE Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park On August 25, 1985, a man (42) was hiking alone. What transpired during the day ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Falling Rock, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Redoubt
FALLING ROCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Redoubt On August 25, 1985, three highly experienced climbers were ascending a chimney on the west ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Failure to Follow Route, Fall on Rock, Climbing Alone, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Garibaldi Provincial Park
FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE, FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING ALONE British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Garibaldi Provincial Park On September 1, 1985, two hikers ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Ice, Equipment Failure, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Field
FALL ON ICE, EQUIPMENT FAILURE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Field At 1230 on December 31, 1985, two experienced ice climbers (39 and 30) were ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Frostbite, Dehydration, Damp Mittens, Alaska, Iliamna Volcano
UNITED STATES FROSTBITE, DEHYDRATION, DAMP MITTENS Alaska, Iliamna Volcano On February 9,1985, Ken Zafron, George Rooney, Willie Hersman (34), and Rudi Bertschi (38) ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
HAPE, Failure to Descend
On April 25,1985, a five member Japanese party, Tokyo Hakuryo Alaska Expedition, flew to the 2130 Kahiltna landing strip for their climb ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Snow, Inadequate Equipment, Climbing Unroped, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FALL ON SNOW, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, CLIMBING UNROPED Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 4, 1985, at 1630, Siegfried Mayer (45), a member of the Schwardzwalder-Alaska- ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Frostbite, Weather, Inadequate Clothing, Alaska McKinley
FROSTBITE, WEATHER, INADEQUATE CLOTHING Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 5, 1985, the Vail-Denali Expedition, led by Ted Billings, was shuttling loads to ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Slip on Snow/Ice, Inadequate Footwear, Poor Position, Alaska, Mount McKinley
SLIP ON SNOW/ICE, INADEQUATE FOOTWEAR, POOR POSITION Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 3, 1985, the four member party called “The 43rd ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Frostbite and Fatigue, Weather, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FROSTBITE AND FATIGUE, WEATHER Alaska, Mount McKinley Having been discouraged by over two weeks of bad weather, including four days ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
HAPE, Rapid Ascent, Weather, Alaska, Mount McKinley
HAPE, RAPID ASCENT, WEATHER Alaska, Mount McKinley The weather on Mt. McKinley during the months of April and May was ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Slip on Snow/Ice, Climbing Unroped, Inadequate Equipment, Failure to Follow Directions, Alaska, Mount McKinley
SLIP ON SNOW/ICE, CLIMBING UNROPED, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, FAILURE TO FOLLOW DIRECTIONS Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 19,1985, the 13-member German ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Fatigue, Alaska, Mount McKinley
CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING, FATIGUE Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 28,1985, Raymond Weinrich (30) and Charles Wolf (34) had climbed up to 5250 meters on ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Failure to Check Medication Label, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FAILURE TO CHECK MEDICATION LABEL Alaska, Mount McKinley On June 3, 1985, at the 4300 meter level, the subject involved (32) was applying “Preparation ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Stranded, Inadequate Food and Equipment, Weather, Alaska, Mount McKinley
STRANDED, INADEQUATE FOOD AND EQUIPMENT, WEATHER Alaska, Mount McKinley Jeff Hall (29) and Dick Jackson (35) were members of the “Jeff and ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Frostbite, Exposure, Inadequate Equipment, Exhaustion, Weather, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FROSTBITE, EXPOSURE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, EXHAUSTION, WEATHER Alaska, Mount McKinley On June 5, 1985, while “comfortably camped” in an igloo at 5300 meters in ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Dehydration, Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Failure to Communicate, Alaska, Mount McKinley
DEHYDRATION, CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING, FAILURE TO COMMUNICATE Alaska, Mount McKinley Fred Wilson, 22, was a member of the three-man “FAB-1” expedition ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986
Fall on Rock, Trip on Rope, California, Yosemite Valley
FALL ON ROCK, TRIP ON ROPE California, Yosemite Valley On May 12,1985, Anthony Jankowski was seconding and Mark Sandefur (29) was leading ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1986