American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Results

518 Records

Title Publication Year
Fall on Approach Rock, Climbing Unroped, Washington, North Cascades
FALL ON APPROACH ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED Washington, North Cascades On March 22, 1986, Ulrich Ganz (46), Juan Esteban Lira (33) and I (Mark Dale [31]) ...
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1987
Falling Rock, Climbing Unroped, Weather, Washington, Olympic Mountains
FALLING ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED, WEATHER Washington, Olympic Mountains In the past year, the Olympians Hiking and Climbing Club had embarked ...
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1987
Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, Washington, North Cascades
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED Washington, North Cascades On June 22,1986, Bob Richards (36) and I (36) had just climbed the West Ridge ...
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1987
Fall on Rock, Placed No Protection, Weather, No Hard Hat, Washington, Northeast Cascades
FALL ON ROCK, PLACED NO PROTECTION, WEATHER, NO HARD HAT Washington, Northeast Cascades On July 5,1986, Dan Ferguson (31), Jeffrey Skinner (30), and ...
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1987
Failure to Follow Route, Rapid Ascent, Party Separated, Climbing Unroped, Weather, Washington, Mount Rainier
FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE, RAPID ASCENT, PARTY SEPARATED, CLIMBING UNROPED, WEATHER Washington, Mount Rainier On July 5,1986, climbers Frank Amenta (24) and ...
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1987
Avalanche, Weather, Washington, Mount Baker
AVALANCHE, WEATHER Washington, Mount Baker On August 3,1986, Ian Kraabel (23), director of Summit Mountain Guides from Seattle, was guiding Steve Raschik (21), ...
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1987
Falling Rock, Inexperience, Poor Position, Washington, North Cascades
FALLING ROCK, INEXPERIENCE, POOR POSITION Washington, North Cascades On August 7, 1986, George Newberry, director of the National Outdoor Leadership School’s (...
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1987
Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, Wisconsin, Devil's Lake State Park
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED Wisconsin, Devil’s Lake State Park On June 1,1986, Joseph Aulbach (26) and Peter Ostebo (25) were doing ...
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1987
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Wisconsin, Devil's Lake State Park
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Wisconsin, Devil’s Lake State Park On July 25,1986, Beth Haynes (21) and Amy Solomon (27) were climbing ...
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1987
Fall on Snow, Fall into Moat While Glissading, Wyoming, Tetons
FALL ON SNOW, FALL INTO MOAT WHILE GLISSADING Wyoming, Tetons On June 21,1986, Fredrick Sigekrans (22) and Jeffrey Balin (21) were descending from ...
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1987
Fall on Rock, Top-Rope Anchor Pulled Out, Wyoming, Blacktail Butte
FALL ON ROCK, TOP-ROPE ANCHOR PULLED OUT Wyoming, Blacktail Butte On July 5, 1986, Chuck Blackwell (27) was attempting a 5.11 move on Blacktail ...
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1987
Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, Unable to Self-Arrest, Inexperience, Wyoming, Tetons
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED, UNABLE TO SELF-ARREST, INEXPERIENCE Wyoming, Tetons On July 14,1986, Steve Adkison (24), Abigail Mackey (21), Nicola Rotberg (20), Andrew ...
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1987
Fall on Ice, Placed Inadequate Protection, Wyoming, Tetons
FALL ON ICE, PLACED INADEQUATE PROTECTION Wyoming, Tetons I, Doug Bringhurst (28), was climbing the Black Ice Couloir in Grand Teton ...
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1987
HAPE, Wyoming, Wind RIver Range
HAPE Wyoming, Wind River Range (On August 20,1986, Dennis Fenstermacker [33] had to retreat from the Cirque of the Towers because of ...
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1987
Pneumonia, Acute Mountain Sickness, Frostbite, Weather, Wyoming, Tetons
PNEUMONIA, ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS, FROSTBITE, WEATHER Wyoming, Tetons On December 31, 1986, Blair Rich (32) called my residence from Moose and reported that ...
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1987
Statistical Tables, Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
Year Number of Accidents Reported Total Persons Involved  Injured  Killed    USA-CAN USA-CAN USA-CAN USA- CAN  1951 15  22  11  3   1952 31  35  17  13   1953 24  27  12  12   1954 31  41  31  8   1955 34  39  28  6   1956 46  72  54  13   1957 45  53  28  18   1958 32  39  23  11   1959 42- 2 56- 2 31- 0 19- 2  1960 47- 4 64...
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1987
Statistical Tables, Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II
Geographical Districts Number of Accidents 1951-1985 Deaths Total Persons Involved Number of Accidents 1986 Deaths Total Person Involve  Canada Alberta 201 57 440 18 9 41  British ...
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1987
Statistical Tables, Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table III
 1951-85 USA  1959-85 CAN.  1986 USA  1986 CAN.   Terrain Rock  2228 281 150 15  Snow  1369 232 38 11  Ice  103 43 5 5  River  12 3 0 0  Unknown  16 6 2 0  Ascent or Descent Ascent  1925 286 154 21  Descent  1379 199 47 10  Unknown  227 41 1 0  Immediate Cause ...
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1987