American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Mount Stewart, Dawn Pillar
Mount Stewart, Dawn Pillar. On June 17, David Wilson and I ascended a new route on Mount Stewart’s north face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Sequoia National Park
Sequoia National Park. On the Memorial Day weekend, Herb Laeger and I added another classic route, Aspire, on the magnificent 1200...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Watchtower and Castle Rocks, Sequoia National Park, 1984 and 1985
Watchtower and Castle Rocks, Sequoia National Park, 1984 and 1985. The easily accessible and exposed 8-pitch route, Watch Out, is on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Tombstone Shadow, Big Baldy Dome, Sequoia National Forest
Tombstone Shadow, Big Baldy Dome, Sequoia National Forest. In May, Roy Swafford, Barry Fowlie and I climbed a four-pitch route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Nowhere to Run, South Buttress, North Mountain, Kings Canyon National Park
Nowhere To Run, South Buttress, North Mountain, Kings Canyon National Park. Along the “Motor Nature Trail” and above a Park ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Artesian Route, Charlito Dome, Kings Canyon National Park
Artesian Route, Charlito Dome, Kings Canyon National Park. Situated next to and just south of the famous Charlotte Dome is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
The Matterhunk; Bubbs Creek Wall; North Dome
“The Matterhunk” is our unofficial name for the huge limestone peak formation a mile south of Boyden Cave on Highway 180 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, "Scarlet Slipstream," Cedar Grove, Kings Canyon National Park
“Scarlet Slipstream,” Cedar Grove, Kings Canyon National Park. In July, Eric Rhicard, Vaino Kodas and I climbed this 6-pitch climb, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, North of Eden, North Dome, Kings Canyon National Park
North of Eden, North Dome, Kings Canyon National Park. In July, Roy Swafford, Todd Vogeland and I climbed an 11-pitch ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, North to the Bone, North Dome, Kings Canyon National Park
North to the Bone, North Dome, Kings Canyon National Park. In August, Dick Leversee, Mike Meng and I climbed this 11...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Mama Told Me Not To Come, Voodoo Dome, The Needles
Mama Told Me Not To Come, Voodoo Dome, The Needles. In October, Steve Brower and I climbed this “indirect-direct” start ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, It's No Game, Schaffer Buttress, The Needles
It’s No Game, Schaffer Buttress, The Needles. In October, Dick Leversee, Steve Brower and I climbed this four-pitch wall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Bear Creek Spire, P 13,600 and Ruby Lake Wall
Bear Creek Spire, P 13,600 and Ruby Lake Wall. In December of 1985, Kevin Ball and I made the first winter ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, California-Sierra Nevada, Crystal Crag, North Arête
Crystal Crag, North Arête. On a blustery day in late June Rick Taylor and I climbed this beautiful arete. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Utah, Gates of Hell, South Side of Provo Canyon, 1985
Gates of Hell, South Side of Provo Canyon, 1985. This climb, done on November 27, 1985 by Thomas Koch and Bill Robins, ascends ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Notch Peak, North Face
Notch Peak is 60 miles west of Delta, Utah, at the south end of the House Range. The 2,500-foot-high limestone north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park
Zion National Park. The classic route, Space Shot, had its first solo ascent in October by Rich Strang, an inspired ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Utah, Hell Roaring Canyon, 1984 and 1985
Hell Roaring Canyon, 1984 and 1985. On October 31, 1984 I completed the first ascent of the Witch, one of several Wingate Towers, roughly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Utah, Snow Canyon
Snow Canyon. Many new routes have been established in this state park just northwest of St. George. 1986 saw several first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Wyoming-Tetons, Teton Climbs, Art & Brent Pinnacle
Teton Climbs. Art & Brent Pinnacle. In September 1984, Renny Jackson and Tom Kimbrough climbed a newly discovered and difficult pinnacle on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987