American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, Utah, Moab
Moab. On a 25-meter varnished slab in Sevenmile Canyon 100 meters northeast of the 18-mile marker on US 13 Richard Pietro and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands
Canyonlands. Jeff Achey and I did several noteworthy new routes in Can- yonlands in October. On The Lighthouse we climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Utah, Winter Ice Climbs
Winter Ice Climbs. In March Bill Robins and I climbed a new frozen waterfall located in Santiquin Canyon. This climb—...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Arizona-Utah, Sentinel Tower, Totem Pole, East Face, Monument Valley
Sentinel Tower, Totem Pole, East Face, Monument Valley. A De Chelly sandstone formation located just inside the Navajo Tribal Park ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Wyoming, Bear's Tooth, Wind River Range
Bear’s Tooth, Wind River Range. In early September Reed Tindall and I hiked to near the head of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Wyoming, Haystack, Southeast Face, West Face, Deep Lake Area, Wind River Range
Haystack, Southeast Face, West Face, Deep Lake Area, Wind River Range. In late August beautiful weather allowed Donna McBain and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Wyoming, Central Wyoming Granite
Central Wyoming Granite. Some fine routes have been done near Casper in Fremont Canyon and on Dome Rock. They are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Colorado, Long's Peak, Hidden Diamond and Glenwood Springs Canyon
Long’s Peak, Hidden Diamond and Glenwood Springs Canyon. Robert Anderson and I discovered the previously unnoticed Hidden Diamond on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Colorado, Climbing Around Durango, 1983-1984
Climbing Around Durango, 1983-1984. The years 1983 and 1984 were very active ones for Durango climbers. Near the Watch Crystal, John Duran ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado Climbs
Colorado Climbs. In February Jeff Lowe, Charlie Fowler and I did a ten- pitch climb in Ouray. The ascent is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, The Season in Kluane National Park
The Season in Kluane National Park. There were 87 people in the St. Elias Mountains in 1985 who spent a total of 1639 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Early Bird Buttress Attempt
Mount Logan, Early Bird Buttress Attempt. During April, Mick Deiro, Tim Laughlin, Jeff Jackson and I as leader made a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Lucania, Southeast Ridge
Lucania, Southeast Ridge. Greg White, Chip Brejc, Pat Patersen, Jeff Pat- heal, Jay Pistono and I made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Blackadar, St. Elias Mountains, 1983
Mount Blackadar, St. Elias Mountains, 1983. On August 18, 1983 Bob Blackadar, Jim Brock, Michael Dixon and we two made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Northern Boundary Ranges, The Tusk, West Ridge
The Tusk, West Ridge. The view of the Florence Range from the abandoned lodge at Ben-My-Chree on Tagish Lake is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Climbs and Traverses in the Mount Waddington Area
Climbs and Traverses in the Mount Waddington Area, Canadian Coast Range. In the 4½ days from July 26 thru 30, Peter Croft, Greg ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Grenelle-Spearman Traverse
Grenelle-Spearman Traverse. Greg Collum and I helicoptered to the Plummer Hut near Mount Waddington on the last day of a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Mount Grainger
Mount Grainger. On July 14 Fred Beckey, Jim Nelson and I climbed a new route on Mount Grainger in the Chehalis ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Whitesaddle Mountain, North Face
Whitesaddle Mountain, North Face. In July, Reed Tindall and I made the first climb of spectacular Whitesaddle Mountain from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Mount Pattullo
Mount Pattullo. It is remarkable that Mount Pattullo, the highest peak in the considerable span between the Seven Sisters Range ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Ogre Mountain and War Drum Peak, Bella Coola Area
Ogre Mountain and War Drum Peak, Bella Coola Area. In August Mark Bebie and I spent two weeks in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Temple, North Face in Winter
Mount Temple, North Face in Winter. Barry Blanchard and I climbed a winter route on the north face of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Tuzo West Face
Mount Tuzo West Face. In July, Kevin Smyth and Jeff Marshall finally completed a new route on the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Yedhe Mountain, Northern Canadian Rockies
Yedhe Mountain, Northern Canadian Rockies. In early August Barbara Pasenow-Zimmermann and I went in five days from Mile 442 (Peterson Creek) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Waterfall Cimbs in the Canadian Rockies
Waterfall Climbs in the Canadian Rockies. In January, Jay Smith and I completed the first ascent of a waterfall on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Mount Harrison Smith, Direct East Face, Echelon Spire, Southeast Ridge, and Lotus Flower Tower
Mount Harrison Smith, Direct East Face, Echelon Spire, Southeast Ridge, and Lotus Flower Tower. In June leader Syuichi Okada, Toshiyuko ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Sigurd and Other Peaks, Pangnirtung Pass Region, Baffin Island
Sigurd and Other Peaks, Pangnirtung Pass Region. Baffin Island. Our five-man expedition had very good weather. On August 15 Sylvain Grand ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Greenland, Ketil, West Face, Southwest Greenland, 1984
Ketil, West Face, Southwest Greenland, 1984. This giant rock tooth rises above the eastern shore of Tasermiut Fjord near the southern ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alper
Staunings Alper. The eight climbers of our expedition sailed in a ketch from Jan Mayen in the Faroe Islands and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
North America, Greenland, Mount Atter and Other Peaks, Sukkertoppen Icecap, West Greenland
Mount Atter and Other Peaks, Sukkertoppen Icecap, West Greenland. Our nine-man expedition led by Jordi Colomer arrived on July 18 at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Venezuela, Pico Bolivar, First All Women Ascent
Pico Bolívar, First All Women Ascent. An all-women local team attempted to climb the highest mountain in Venezuela but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Venezuela, Pico Vértigo, South Face and Other Climbs
Pico Vértigo, South Face and Other Climbs. Attempting to gain experience in all kinds of weather and all kinds ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Columbia, Pico del Castillo, Southwest Ridge
Pico del Castillo, Southwest Ridge. Our party of six made on December 26 the first Venezuelan ascent of this very fine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Ecuador, Cayambe and El Obispo, North Face, 1984
Cayambe and El Obispo, North Face, 1984. The French Alpine Club’s journal La Montagne reports that on January 10, 1984 Frenchmen H. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Ecuador, Canónigo, South Face, 1984
Canónigo, South Face, 1984. Ecuadorians F. Almeida, P. Garcés, L. Naranjo and M. Reinoso, all with much experience in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo, South-Southwest Face
Chimborazo, South-Southwest Face. Mike Woolridge and I visited the Ecuadorian Andes for two-and-a-half weeks over Christmas. The weather was generally ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Ecuador, Cotopaxi, Chimborazo, El Altar
Cotopaxi, Chimborazo, El Altar. Although our expedition was committed to scientific aims, we did two ascents. On August 26 Nigel Bunn ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte, North Face, Women's Ascent
Huascarán Norte, North Face, Women’s Ascent. A Polish-Czech women’s team completed a new route on the extreme ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Nordic Ski Descent
Huascarán Nordic Ski Descent. During July, Jimmy Katz and I made the first nordic (cross-country, three-pin) ski descent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Este, North Face
Huandoy Este, North Face. Our Croatian expedition was composed of Diana Brenko, Ruzica A. Kiš, Miroslav A. Kiš, Branko Puzak, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986