American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Possible Altitude of K2
The Possible Altitude of K2 George Wallerstein, AAC and Astronomy Department, University of Washington Editor’s Note. The Journal is ...
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Feature Article
1987
Aconcagua
Aconcagua Carles Capellas and Josep Paytubi, Servei General d’Informació de Muntanya The idea of a new map of Aconcagua ...
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Feature Article
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1986
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1986. Record numbers of mountaineers, unusual weather patterns, light winter snow pack and volcanic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, East Buttress
McKinley, East Buttress. On May 29, Don Lee flew Scott Hartle, Joe Terravecchia and me to 7700 feet on the northwest fork ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Soviet-American Exchange on Mount McKinley
Soviet-American Exchange on Mount McKinley. In the spring of 1986 the Soviet-American Climbing Exchange resumed. Five of the ten members of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker
Foraker. Our expedition to Foraker via the west ridge consisted of Mark Dale, Juan Esteban Lira, John Mason and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker East Face
Foraker East Face. To acclimatize, Jaroslav Jaško and I climbed Mount Crosson. From there, we planned our route, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker Talkeetna Ridge
Foraker, Talkeetna Ridge. On May 3, Dave Auble and I left the Kahiltna Glacier to attempt the second ascent of Foraker’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunter South Ridge
Hunter, South Ridge. During May, Ed Hart and I climbed the south ridge of Hunter, partly by the 1973 Waterman-Carman-Black route, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Hayes Range Ski Traverse
Hayes Range Ski Traverse. Mike Brown, Richard Cooper, David Williams and I made a ski traverse of the Hayes Range ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Hayes Range Speed Traverse
Hayes Range Speed Traverse. On the first weekend of May, U. S. Ski Team member Audun Endestadt and I skied 140 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Traverse of the Brooks Range from Kaktovik to Kotzebue
Traverse of the Brooks Range from Kaktovik to Kotzebue. On March 25 with 100-pound loads, Chuck Comstock on Nordic racing skis ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Chigmit Mountains, Reconnaissance
Chigmit Mountains, Reconnaissance. In late May 1983, Peter Reed and I travelled by float-plane to Lake Iliamna in search of good ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Gerdine
Mount Gerdine. Two previous ascents of Gerdine were made from the east, by Paul Crews, Sr. and Jr., Rod Wilson, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Valley of the Pillars, Wrangellia
Valley of the Pillars, Wrangellia. After nearly a decade on Valdez waterfalls, Carl Tobin and I stepped up to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Polar Bear Peak, Northwest Face, Chugach Mountains
Polar Bear Peak, Northwest Face, Chugach Mountains. During beautiful weather and suprisingly mild temperatures, Charlie Sassara and I climbed Polar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Thompson Ridge Area, Chugach Mountains
Thompson Ridge Area, Chugach Mountains. On June 12 Jim Miller flew Bob Jacobs, Ole Kanestrom and me to the Thompson Ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, Thompson Ridge Area and Granite Ridge
Thompson Ridge Area and Granite Ridge. In addition to the mountains mentioned above in Kost’s report, the Poles climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9385, University Range, Wrangell Mountains
P 9385, University Range, Wrangell Mountains. From August 1 to 8, Bob Jacobs and I led Randy and Kathy Haines, Seth Moshman and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, P 12,659
P 12,659. In July Fred Beckey, Bill Lahr and I started out to complete a climb Fred, Jim States, Chris Kopczynski ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias
St. Elias. Alaskans Bob Antonson, Dave Blanchet, Ray Koleser and Todd Miner climbed St. Elias by the south ridge, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Attempt
St. Elias Attempt. Günter Zimmermann, Urban Gebhart, Walter Kischlat, Winfried Hartmann and I were flown by Mike Ivers of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Southeast and East Ridges Attempt
St. Elias Southeast and East Ridges Attempt. On June 13, Steve Bain, Karen Bush, Charlie Carr, Ben McKinley, Chip Morgan and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, East McMillan Spire, North Buttress, Southern Pickets
East McMillan Spire, North Buttress, Southern Pickets. From Terror Basin, Rachel Cox and I walked north along the Terror Basin-Azure ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Johannesburg, Northeast Face, Winter Ascent, North Cascades
Johannesburg, Northeast Face, Winter Ascent, North Cascades. In mid February Josh Lieberman and I took advantage of perfect weather and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Cuthroat Peak, East Face of North Summit, North Cascades
Cutthroat Peak, East Face of North Summit, North Cascades. Joe Bajan and I on September 21 did this fine route, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Dorado Needle, West Buttress, 1985
Dorado Needle, West Buttress, 1985. In October 1985, Dan Cauthorn and I found our way to Dorado Needle. Our route starts in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, El Dorado Peak, North Couloir
El Dorado Peak, North Couloir. The north face of El Dorado Peak is a hazardous enigma. In October, Dan Cauthorn ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Mounts Triumph and Despair, Winter Ascents
Mounts Triumph and Despair, Winter Ascents. The winter of 1986 was an unpredictable one in the Cascades. During the last two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, The Pyramid, North Rib
The Pyramid, North Rib. This rib begins in MacMillan Cirque 2500 feet below the summit of the Pyramid. It starts as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Mount Shuksan, Lower Curtis Glacier and Southwest Face
Mount Shuksan, Lower Curtis Glacier and Southwest Face. On August 24, John Stull and I completed a route up steep ice ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Half Moon, Lunar Rubble
Half Moon, Lunar Rubble. On July 12 Sue Harrington and I completed a six-pitch route on the northwest face. The climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Table Mountain, Death Picnic
Table Mountain, Death Picnic. Due west of Austin Pass and the Mount Baker Ski Area is a mesa-like peak called ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Amphitheater Mountain, Sunday Morning Buttress
Amphitheater Mountain, Sunday Morning Buttress. On July 27 Don Monk and I did a short climb on this buttress located one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Mount Slesse, Northeast Buttress, First Winter Ascent
Mount Slesse, Northeast Buttress, First Winter Ascent. During the first eight days of March, Jim Nelson and Kit Lewis made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Mount Stuart, Northeast Face
Mount Stuart, Northeast Face. On October 18, Charlie Hampson and I climbed a new line to the left of Girth Pillar. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Colonial Peak, New Route in Winter
Colonial Peak, New Route in Winter. On February 8 and 9, Marc Twight, John Stoddard, Monte Westlund, and I climbed a direct ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Travel in the Austera Peak Region and Primus Peak, North Ridge
Travel in the Austera Peak Region and Primus Peak, North Ridge. From the southwest, access to the northeast rampart of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Lichtenberg Mountain, Northeast Ridge
Lichtenberg Mountain, Northeast Ridge. With mountain bikes offering quick access, Jens Kuljurgis and I made a one-day excursion of this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, "Wolf Peak, Howling Ridge"
“Wolf Peak, Howling Ridge.” This route is located on the north ridge of the minor summit between Sperry and Vesper ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Chianti Spire, East Face
Chianti Spire, East Face. “Let’s see, the slide is here somewhere. …It’s an outer space-like hand crack . . . Looks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Washington-Cascades, Liberty Bell Mountain, North Face Direct
Liberty Bell Mountain, North Face Direct. After an unsuccessful attempt on the Red Gully last year, the stage was set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Yosemite, Lower Sentinel Falls Ice Climbing
Lower Sentinel Falls Ice Climbing, Yosemite. In January 1987, during an unusual cold snap, Ed Sampson and I climbed the lowest 750 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Mount Russell, West Face
Mount Russell, West Face. This route starts just right of the Rowell-Jones route, and left of a route I reported ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Mount Russell, Sbruno-Sbruski Route
Mount Russell, Sbruno-Sbruski Route. In August, Scott Ayers and I climbed a six-pitch crack system on the south face, to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Mount Whitney, Peewee's Big Adventure
Mount Whitney, Peewee’s Big Adventure. Joel Richnak and I climbed this fun route which closely follows the northeast buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Mount Sill, East Face, Dead Larry's Pillar, Left Side
Mount Sill, East Face, Dead Larry’s Pillar, Left Side. In August, Kent Davenport, David Wilson and I climbed a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Twilight Pillar, Clyde Peak, Winter Ascent
Twilight Pillar, Clyde Peak, Winter Ascent. In February, David Wilson and I made the first winter ascent of this classic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Disappointment Peak, West Face
Disappointment Peak, West Face. In September, Dan Frankl and I lugged hardware over Southfork Pass and around the “back side” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Consummate Corner, Patricia Bowl
Consummate Corner, Patricia Bowl. While ski touring in Patricia Bowl, above the 10,000-foot road in Rock Creek Canyon, I spotted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987