American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, Wyoming-Wind River Range, Stroud Peak, Northwest Face
Stroud Peak, Northwest Face. In August, my wife Tommie and I climbed a 12-pitch route on the northwest face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Montana, Mount Cowan, Absaroka Range, 1985
Mount Cowan, Absaroka Range, 1985. In August 1984 Curt Vogel and Lisa Schassberger climbed the first four pitches of a route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, United States, Montana, The Needles, Big Belt Mountains
The Needles, Big Belt Mountains. The Needles are located on the eastern side of the Big Belt Mountains and can ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Season in the St. Elias Mountains
Season in the St. Elias Mountains. There were fifteen groups climbing and skiing in the St. Elias Mountains in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan Glaciology Project
Mount Logan Glaciology Project. Our party members were M. Demuth, R. Glykherr, B. Sheffield, G. Ferguson and me. Beginning on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, First Winter Ascent
Mount Logan, First Winter Ascent. On March 16, six Alaskans, Todd Frankiewicz, Willy Hersman, Steve Koslow, George Rooney, Vernon Tejas and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Mount Fairweather from Canada
Mount Fairweather from Canada. For years I had been fascinated by Mount Fairweather. Sitting astride the Canadian-Alaskan border, it is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Canada, Canadian Coast Range, Mount Waddington Area, New Routes
Mount Waddington Area, New Routes. Between July 20 and August 2, six of us from Seattle camped at the Combatant-Waddington col, climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Little Snowdome, North Face, Columbia Icefields
Little Snowdome, North Face, Columbia Icefields. Ward Robinson and I climbed an interesting route in April on the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Greenland, Petermanns Bjerg, Fourth Ascent, Kejser Franz Josephs Fjord, 1985
Petermanns Bjerg, Fourth Ascent, Kejser Franz Josephs Fjord, 1985. Iaian Smart, P. Sellars, P. Todd, R. Zeyen and I flew to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Greenland, Ingolffjeld, North Face Attempt, East Greenland
Ingolffjeld, North Face Attempt, East Greenland. Our expedition was composed of Slovene Peter Podgornik, Italians Ferruccio Svaluto Moreolo, Pierantonio Zago, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North America, Greenland, Milne Island, East Greenland
Milne Island, East Greenland. Our expedition consisted of John Shrewsbury, leader, Mike Garrett, Margaret Graham, Anne and Henry Wheatcroft, Chris ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
North Pole, Two Expeditions to the North Pole
Two Expeditions to the North Pole. In 1978 Japanese Naomi Uemura reached the North Pole alone with a dog team. He ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Venezuela, Pico Bolívar, West-Northwest Rib, Sierra Nevada de Mérida, 1985
Pico Bolívar, West-Northwest Rib, Sierra Nevada de Mérida, 1985. In a 13-day round trip from Britain, Jan Solvov and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Venezuela, Pico Bonnpland, Northeast Face and Ascents in Southern Venezuela
Pico Bonnpland, Northeast Face and Ascents in Southern Venezuela. Although the northeast wall of Pico Bonnpland (4882 meters, 16,017 feet) is only 1000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Ecuador, Frailes Group, Altar, 1985
Frailes Group, Altar, 1985. The two showy peaks of Fraile Central and Fraile Oriental (both c. 17,000 feet) had been climbed for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Ecuador, Antisana Norte
Antisana Norte. One of the finest peaks in Ecuador, Antisana Norte (c. 18,400 feet) was ascended for the first and only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Notable Ascents in the Cordillera Blanca
Notable Ascents in the Cordillera Blanca. A number of excellent ascents were made in 1986 in the Cordillera Blanca. The Italian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Santa Cruz, South Face and Other Climbs, 1984 and 1985
Nevado Santa Cruz, South Face and Other Climbs, 1984 and 1985. Marco Suarez and I climbed on August 4, 1984 the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Pisco Este, East Ridge, 1985
Pisco Este, East Ridge, 1985. Italian brothers, Luca and Michele Dalla Palma, on June 12, 1985 completed a new route, the east ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Rinrijirca, Southeast Face, and Other Peaks
Rinrijirca, Southeast Face, and Other Peaks. Our expedition was composed of British climbers Martin Hair, David Hood, Roger Payne and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Carás II, Southeast Face
Carás II, Southeast Face. Our expedition established two separate Base Camps in early July. [The Cayesh portion of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte, North Face
Huascarán Norte, North Face. After acclimatization climbs on Artesonraju and Alpamayo, Kurt Saurer and I on May 19 left the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Yana Raju de Cotush and Other Peaks
Yana Raju de Cotush and Other Peaks. Our party set out to make five possible first ascents in the Quebrada ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Cayesh and Chacraraju Ascents and Tragedy
Cayesh and Chacraraju Ascents and Tragedy. From May 30 to June 2 Czechoslovaks Bretislav Husicka and Petr Hapala made an alpine-style new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Traverse from San Juan to the North Col of Cayesh
Traverse from San Juan to the North Col of Cayesh. Italians Paola Gigliotti and Massimo Marchini made an interesting traverse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Huayhuash, Rasac, West Face, Left Buttress
Rasac, West Face, Left Buttress. On July 17 Guus Lambregts and I approached the west face of Rasac from our Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Huayhuash, Rasac, South Face
Rasac, South Face. Our United Kingdom-New Zealand expedition, Julie- Ann Clyma, Martin Hair, David Hood and I, left the Cordillera ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Peru-Cordillera Huayhuash, Sarapo Southwest Face
Sarapo Southwest Face. Our expedition consisted of Peruvian Alberto Callupe, Swiss Louis Deuber, Austrian Richard Franzl, German Hans Zebrowski and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Southern Peru, Salcantay, Southwest Face to the East Peak
Salcantay, Southwest Face to the East Peak. The southwest face of Sal- cantay is some 5000 feet high and had before ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Southern Peru, Huayna Ausangate, Kiru II and Payachata, Colque Cruz Group, 1985
Huayna Ausangate, Kiru II and Payachata, Colque Cruz Group, 1985. Our expedition consisting of Bruno Anselmi, Italo Bazzani, Graziano Lampa, Livio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, North and South of Pelechuco, Cordillera Apolobamba, 1985 and 1986
North and South of Pelechuco, Cordillera Apolobamba, 1985 and 1986. The tortuous road from Ulla Ulla to Pelechuco roughly divides the Cordillera ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, Ancohuma, Illampu, Haucaña, Cordillera Real
Ancohuma, Illampu, Haucaña, Cordillera Real. Our expedition of 19 Aus- trians left La Paz on July 25 for Millipaya. From there ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, Casa de Guías, Huaraz
Casa de Guías, Huaraz. The Asociación de Guiaís (guides) deú Peru has managed to have its own ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, First All-Woman Ascent
Huayna Potosí, First All-Woman Ascent. The Unión Panamericana de Montanismo and the Federatión de Andinismo de Chile jointly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, Nevado Apachita Cuno, First Ascent, and Other Climbs
Nevado Apachita Cuno, First Ascent, and other Climbs, 1983. From July 10 to 28, 1983, a party of ten, sent by the Club Andino ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, Zongo Pass Area Ski Descents; Cunatincuta (Chekhapa) and Ayllayco
Zongo Pass Area Ski Descents; Cunatincuta (Chekhapa) and Ayllayco. In early July, Don Pattison and Jimmy Katz attempted to nordic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, Illampu, East Face
Illampu, East Face. On July 9 two Spaniards from the Canary Islands, César Tejador and Antonio Ramos reached the summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Bolivia, Sajama
Sajama. On June 1 Dr. Cleve Armstrong, Robin McIntosh, Karen Ann Young, Richard Markham and I reached the summit of Sajama (6542 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
South America, Chile-Northeast Andes, Ojos del Salado, Cerro "Radioactivo" and Cerro "Ojitos"
Ojos del Salado, Cerro “Radioactivo” and Cerro “Ojitos, ” While in the area in the first two weeks of March, our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987